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Tasting Room Sales Associate

Grgich Hills Estate

Rutherford, CA

Job Description:

Grgich Hills Estate is looking for talented, enthusiastic Tasting Room sales personnel with a passion for wine, working with the public and making the sale. The open positions are seasonal and they will require you to work on weekends. You must be articulate & motivated, with excellent sales and customer service skills. You must be able to learn and speak about wine characteristics, the wine making process, our sustainable farming techniques, and winery history and philosophy. This position requires some heavy lifting (up to 40 lbs.) and standing for long periods behind tasting bar. You will conduct tastings, sell wine direct to consumers, greet guests as they arrive and direct or help them with choosing tasting experiences, conduct consumer and trade tours, provide excellent customer service, perform cash register operation and daily opening & closing procedures. You may required to clear/clean glasses. You may be required to work special events and local outside tastings.


The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:
•A team player with excellent sales and communication skills, dynamic personality & superior customer service ability.
•Ability to work under pressure and keep your cool
•Consistently able to maintain enthusiasm and project a positive company image.
•Excellent organization, problem solving, multi-tasking and interpersonal skills required.
•Previous experience operating a cash register or knowledge of AMS POS system a plus.

Grgich Hills Estate is celebrating our 37th year of producing distinctive wines of the highest quality. We are a family owned and operated winery, which is dedicated to the art of winemaking. With our commitment to natural winegrowing our vineyards and our award winning wines show our commitment to producing and selling the finest quality wines to our customers. We are dedicated to improving quality and to maintaining a safe, friendly, healthy environment to ensure employee well-being and building loyalties, pride, trust and mutual respect.

This position offers an excellent opportunity for a successful person to achieve advancement. This is your opportunity, as the successful candidate, to contribute to a quality driven, customer-oriented winery and be part of the commitment to excellence that Grgich Hills Estate strives to achieve.

Please send resume to: or fax to: (707) 963-8725 No phone calls please.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, June 24th
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Contact Information
Grgich Hills Estate
Marlene Lampert
FAX: 707-963-8725