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Why choose a career at Villa Maria?

We're a team of passionate and loyal people, committed to delivering NZ's most adored wine brand to the world.

We pride ourselves on our exceptional quality and innovation and this has seen us become New Zealand's leading award winning winery. 

Founded in 1961 by Sir George Fistonich in Mangere, Auckland. Today, our family of wineries are located in Auckland, Hawkes Bay and Marlborough, each offering a unique career experience. 

We are as passionate about our people as we are about producing quality wine and we offer a broad range of career options for people wanting to join the team. 

So have a look around and see how you fit into the Villa Maria team!

What's it like to work Vintage at Villa Maria?

Our Cadetships & Internships


Let us help you lay your roots! We are passionate about supporting and nurturing new talents in the wine industry and our Cadetships and Internships are designed to do exactly that.


If you're not sure whether you want to go into winemaking or viticulture, our Cadetships and Internships give you the best of both worlds. By spending a few months in each sector, this gives you the chance to try out a variety of aspects of the wine industry to see where your passions lie. This could be the first step of your wine career...

Villa Maria Estate
2022 Manukau Directions 0273619342 View page

Villa Maria Hawkes Bay

2375 State Highway 50
4175 Roys Hill Directions View page

Villa Maria Marlborough

New Renwick Road
7272 Fairhall Directions View page


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