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Tasting Room Positions

Lobo Hills Wine Co.

Seattle, WA

Job Description:

We are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking people with a passion for wine, food and service. 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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

•  Welcome and engage all guests to Lobo Hills in a friendly, positive, and timely manner and educating them on Lobo Hills’ history and wines
•  Provide all guests with an educational, fun and memorable experience
•  Sell wine and wine club memberships in a gracious and professional manner consistent with our brand essence
•  Work behind the tasting room bar pouring, discussing and selling our wines
•  Build relationships with guests, answer questions about wines, be able to give recommendations
•  Work with registers, stock wine supplies, maintain restroom, clean tables and general housekeeping duties as needed, empty garbage, wash glasses, and sweep floors
•  Continue to develop your knowledge of Lobo Hills wines, philosophies and goals
•  Perform other duties or related activities as assigned by tasting room management
•  Handle sales transactions, fees, cash register, and accounting of daily sales
•  Go above and beyond for the customer

QUALIFICATIONS:

•  Outstanding customer service including a friendly, courteous and approachable demeanor
•  Must love talking with people to build relationships and sell
•  Previous tasting room, serving or retail/restaurant sales experience a plus
•  Must have the ability to handle multiple groups at one time, work in a fast-paced environment, and be able to multitask
•  Must be a team player and possess good communication skills
•  Knowledge of wine and viticulture practices a plus
•  Must be able to work some weekends, holidays and occasional evenings
•  Must be able to lift 40 pounds
•  Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
•  Must be 21+ years of age and have/acquire a Class 12 MAST Washington state server permit (or be willing to)

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, March 14th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Salary Information:
$17 / hour

Contact Information:

Lobo Hills Wine Co.
Katie Briggs