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Tasting Room Host

Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard

Okanagan Falls, BC   Canada

Job Description:

Tasting Room Host

Stag’s Hollow is an award-winning winery located in beautiful Okanagan Falls. We have been producing wines for over 20 years, with a strong focus on sustainability in the vineyard and the winery. We have 28 acres planted over two vineyards within the new Okanagan Falls sub-GI and produce around 5500 cases per year, including some more unique varieties to the Okanagan such as Spanish varieties Tempranillo, Albariño, and Italian varieties Dolcetto and Teroldego.

We are currently recruiting people to join our team in the Wine Shop for the 2019 season that runs from mid-April through October. We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking people with a passion for wine, food and hospitality. Candidates must be willing to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays and may include the odd evening for events.

Wine education is an asset, however it is not essential. Good people skills, a love of wine, positive attitude and natural sales ability are huge assets.

Positions: Full-time Tasting Room Host, Part-time Tasting Room Host
Employment dates: mid-Apr 2019 - Oct 2019 and end of June 2019 - early Sept 2019
Remuneration: wages commensurate with experience, plus sales incentives available

Duties and Responsibilities:

Opening and closing the Wine Shop
Greeting all guests and educating them on Stag’s Hollow’s history and wines
Delivering exceptional customer service
Pouring wines and discussing them with the guests
Assisting and driving wine sales and wine club memberships
Maintaining inventory in the Wine Shop
Keeping a clean, tidy tasting area, patio and outdoor areas
Assisting with events
Packing wine shipments

Position Requirements:

Must be able to lift 40-50lbs repeatedly
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
Serving It Right Certification (can be easily done online)
Must be able to work independently and as part of a team
Have the ability to multitask in a busy environment
Previous experience at a winery is an asset
Second language is an asset
Must be able to work a flexible schedule that includes weekends and holidays
Must be eligible to work in Canada

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, February 26th
Type of Work:
Seasonal

Contact Information:

Stag's Hollow Winery & Vineyard
Erin Korpisto