We are hiring!

Tasting Room Associate
 
About us: We are a family run, premium winery in Summerland and we are looking to add to our dream team!
Our team is a fun tight-knit group of hard-working people with a passion for all things wine! We work closely with both winery owners and we focus on building an environment that is inclusive and supportive for everyone. We focus on training and giving our team all the tools and knowledge to be confident and successful in their roles. In our minds there is nothing better than seeing our team grow and expand their wine industry knowledge and offer support along the way. Each day can be different depending on the season and what is happening at the winery - we all wear many hats here which makes for a fun and never boring workday. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our team!
 
Are you looking to join a fun and positive team where you can grow and share your wine knowledge? This is the right fit then for you!
 
We are seeking a person who has the right skill set and attitude to create a wonderful experience for our guests in our tasting room. The perfect applicant will be enthusiastic about the wine, sales and hospitality components of this role.
 
This job entails 5 full days per week of hosting and educating our customers about our wines. Work hours are from 10:30am to 5:15pm. We do require weekend and holiday availability.
  • Attributes beneficial to this position include the following:
  • Customer service and sales experience - winery experience preferred
  • Friendly outgoing personality and team player
  • POS computer skills, ability to learn new sales systems quickly. Currently we work with Wine Direct for POS and Tock as our reservation system.
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic work environment
  • Basic knowledge of wine making and varietal distinctions is a must
  • WSET courses are an asset
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be 19 years of age, have a Serving It Right Certificate & a valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and presentation of the wine shop and external areas.
  • Must be able to lift 40+ lbs and able to stand for extended hours
  • *Above all else, a positive attitude and the ability to "sell without selling" is key.
  • Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
  • Salary is per hour+ tips.
 
COVID-19 considerations:
Barriers are in place in high traffic areas as well as hand sanitizers throughout the winery. Masks are provided if needed by team members.
 
We look forward to hear from you!