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Wine Educators

Rutherford Hill Winery

Rutherford, CA

Job Description:

Rutherford Hill Winery is staffing up and we are seeking exceptional individuals to join our team as Wine Educators!

Our philosophy here at Rutherford Hill is “quality first”. We are deeply driven by our passion for our wines, our vineyards, our people, and the amazing property we feel privileged to work with. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a dedicated team, to discover our wines, share your knowledge with others and participate in signature events, tastings and tours. Join us and come to work every day surrounded by beautiful wines and breathtaking scenery, we look forward to meeting you!

Our Wine Educators:
Are enthusiastic and devoted to duties, customers, and co-workers.
-Have mastery of Rutherford Hill Winery product & wine knowledge, and the ability to communicate it effectively.
-Anticipate guests’ needs, and provide them with extraordinary service.
-Are skilled salespeople
-Demonstrate productivity and initiative.
-Are dependable, timely, and detail oriented.
-Are 21 years of age or over.

Responsibilities of the Position:
-Facilitate memorable wine tastings for guests.
-Take guests on interactive and educational winery tours.
-Apply your wine knowledge and sales talent to selling product in the retail room and at winery events.
-Complete all Tasting Room procedures
-Perform outreach projects as assigned by management.

Prior tasting room, event, sales, or other hospitality experience is highly desired.Weekend availability is required for this position.

Rutherford Hill Winery is part of Terlato Wine Group, our parent company comprising several businesses specializing in the marketing and production of exceptional wines. Owned and operated by the Terlato family for four generations, the Group also includes the family’s winery investments and partnerships in some of the world’s most esteemed wine regions including: Napa Valley; Sonoma County; Sta. Rita Hills in Santa Barbara County; Victoria, Australia; France's Rhône Valley; and Montalcino, Italy.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, July 18th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Salary Information:
Competitive base + commission program