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Host (TEMP)
Host (TEMP)

Job Description:

We have an exciting opportunity for a part-time temporary Host to join the Argyle Hospitality team! Reporting to the Tasting Room Manager, this role is the first and last person our guests see. The Tasting Room Host is an integral part our team, helping enable world-class customer service to all guests and is an extension ambassador of the Argyle story. This position is responsible for welcoming guests and offers guidance on reservations and guest inquiries. This role is based in Dundee, Oregon and is a part-time temporary nonexempt position, working 2-4 days/week, a mixed schedule between Monday-Saturday.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Previous experience in a fast-paced, guest-facing role; preference given to those with experience in wineries, restaurants, retail or as an administrative assistant
- Experience with reservation software/table management software
- Hospitality Certificate, wine credential, or other post-high school educational pursuit is preferred but not mandatory
- Understanding of world class service and hospitality standards.
- Knowledge of Willamette Valley including other wineries, restaurants, hotels and historical sites.
- Has a strong work ethic in an independent environment while displaying attention to detail
- Possesses professional appearance and demeaner
- Exhibits team collaboration
- Strong communication skills
- Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
- Must be able to provide U.S. Work Authorization without current or future sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Greet all guests upon arrival in a warm and welcoming manner
- Consistently demonstrate best in class customer service skills and poise and tact in working with the public
- Manage the table seating and assigning of wine ambassadors to our guests
- Answer phone and email reservation inquiries and assists guests with scheduling
- Assist guests in restaurant and lodging recommendations
- Work cross-functionally with the guest services team
- Handle routine purchasing transactions
- Participate and assist with private group tastings and events at the winery
- Help Bus and Polish Glass, pack wine orders, and assist in various side work tasks
- Help clearing and setting tables as needed
- Engage in proactive teamwork with all members of the Tasting Room team
- Argyle Equity and Inclusion Statement - Argyle for All

At Argyle, we welcome differences, seek diverse perspectives and stand for fairness. While there will always be more work to be done as we honor and uphold the values of equity and inclusion, we strive to do the right thing, not just for today, but for the long-term. We understand that our words matter, but that our actions matter more. We are an equal-opportunity employer because we believe in equality for all. From our own employees to our guests, customers, community and industry partners, we are committed to treating everyone with the dignity, respect and kindness that they deserve. At Argyle, our doors are open to all.

•  By joining Argyle Winery, you will be joining a team of diverse individuals, all passionate about wines, our employees, and our business and what they do! We aim to provide a fun and inclusive culture where everyone can be the best they can be and have a great time doing it. When applying for this opportunity, please complete an application and provide a complete resume. Argyle Winery is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all to apply. All applications are kept confidential. To learn more about Argyle, visit our website: To learn more about our culture and benefits, please visit the Distinguished Vineyards website:

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Job Posted:
Friday, May 3rd
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