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Tasting Room Hospitality & Sales Associates

VML and Truett Hurst Wineries

CA

Job Description:

Job Title: Tasting Room Hospitality & Sales Associate
Job Location: Healdsburg, CA
Open positions: 2 part-time and 6 seasonal part-time

Description:

VML & Truett Hurst wineries are seeking enthusiastic, passionate, adaptable and hard-working individuals to join our tasting room team. This is a part-time position or seasonal full-time, ranging anywhere from 2-4 days per week. Weekends and some nights are a must.


Qualifications:

•  Friendly demeanor, strong sales history, and positive attitude
•  Excellent hospitality, customer service, and verbal communication skills
•  Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, anticipate guest needs and provide exceptional service.
•  Ability to multi-task and demonstrate initiative.
•  Must have weekend, holiday and some evening availability
•  Must be 21 years of age and have professional appearance and demeanor
•  Appreciates the beauty found in wine
•  Ability to lift and carry up to 45-50 pounds


Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•  Greet all visitors in a friendly, welcoming manner
•  Pour and describe wines, relate wine knowledge and sell effectively
•  Cares for each guest with the same utmost respect while curtailing their tasting experience to the individual
•  Maximize opportunities for wine sales and new wine club memberships
•  Creates an unforgettable experience for the guest
•  Perform bar duties- buffing glasses, stocking wine, engaging with customers, and ringing in orders
•  Shows initiative and ownership over the property & space – identifying when something needs doing, and doing it.
•  Maintain wine & non-wine inventory levels in the tasting room. Initiate reorder of items through the manager.
•  Dependability, timeliness, and attention to detail.

Position reports to Tasting Room Manager
Start date: Immediately
Salary: Hourly + wine club & tasting room bonus’
How to apply: email resume and cover letter, please no phone calls

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Tuesday, July 23rd
Type of Work:
Part Time
Salary Information:
$17.50/hr.