Cider Maker (Wine Jobs: Vineyards & Cellars )

Full Time

  Shipbuilders Cider Ltd. (

  Windsor, Nova Scotia


Cider Maker Responsibilities

  • Sourcing raw materials
  • Product formulation and new product development
  • Packaging and warehousing
  • Customer deliveries management
  • Quality assurance throughout the cider making process
  • Maintenance of Food Safe Systems and Quality Systems


  •  Wine making, Enology, Brewing degree
  • Management degree an asset
  • Food Safety Qualifications an asset
  • Occupational Health & Safety qualifications

Work Experience 

·         2+ years working in a commercial winery, cidery or brewery To demonstrate that you have a solid understanding of the fermentation process.

·         Experience in the food & drink industry
Experience working with food safety standards, tasting panels, manufacturing processes.

·         Seasonal demand/control experience in a manufacturing environment
Being able to deal with warehousing and production line aspects of cider making is essential.

·         Supervisory experience
You will usually have to manage other staff, so experience in a managerial position is useful

      Key Skills of a Cider Maker 

·         Cider or wine making experience

·         Ability to manage staff

·         Passion and curiosity for everything relating to cider including manufacturing processes, cider styles, and cider flavors

·         Health & Safety knowledge

·         Excellent IT skills

·         Report writing and presentation skills

·         Well-developed analytical thinking skills

·         Problem solving skills and self-confidence

·         Broad technical and mechanical knowledge

·         Solid under pressure

·         Attention to detail — required for monitoring ciders, managing inventory, keeping facilities clean, and controlling costs

·         High level organizational skills

·         Able to learn new skills and embrace technological innovation

·         Physical fitness and ability to lift heavy objects.


To be negotiated

How To Apply

Please email your cover letter and resume.

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