Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry
Created and Managed by WBM

winejobs > job details

Part-Time Tasting Room Associate

Joullian Vineyards & Winery

Carmel Valley, CA

Job Description:

Position/Title: Part Time Tasting Room Associate
Job Location: Carmel Valley, CA
Type of Work: Part time, 2-3 days / week

Description:
Joullian Vineyards is hiring a part-time Tasting Room Associate for our Tasting Room in Carmel Valley, CA. Applicants should be energetic and outgoing with a passion for the wine industry and a commitment to giving the highest level of customer service.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Customer Service/ Sales & Hospitality:
•  Provides guests with a special and memorable tasting experience.
•  Greet all guests in a friendly and sincere manner. Delivers exemplary customer service.
•  Pours and educates customers about the Joullian brand
•  Develops ongoing relationships with guests to stimulate repeat visits and future sales.
•  Promotes and sells Joullian’s Wine Club, wine products, and gift merchandise
•  Represent the Joullian brand with enthusiasm and loyalty.
•  Accurately operates POS registers & programs.
•  Package and/or ship wines and merchandise for guests.

Daily Duties:
•  Manage, stock and maintain all non-wine retail products.
•  Bar duties include, opening wine, cleaning and buffing wine glasses.
•  Maintain wines for tasting.
•  Maintain clean work environment, keep tasting room clean and organized.
•  Ensures tasting room merchandise is stocked, organized, and properly priced.
•  Answer phones when necessary and understand where to direct incoming calls.
•  Follows through on all opening & closing duties.

Other:
•  Actively participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings.
•  Stay current on recent wine reviews, industry issues & trends.
•  Work special events, special wine tastings, and luncheons/dinners, when necessary.
•  Understands, practices, and promotes responsible hospitality.

Qualifications:
•  MUST be available to work 2 Joullian events each year: Harvest Party, Last Saturday of September or First Saturday of October & Wine and Wreaths, first Saturday of December.
•  Should be outgoing and energetic with a passion for the wine industry.
•  Professional appearance.
•  Excellent organization, problem solving and multi-tasking skills.
•  Committed to excellent customer service skills.
•  Previous wine experience or a thorough understanding of wine varieties.
•  Able to work independently and in a team setting.
•  Proficient in Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, and OUTLOOK.
•  Ability to work flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays, and evenings when needed.
•  Ability to work in a fast-pace, changing environment.
•  Ability to lift 40-50 pounds (case of wine) and be 21 years of age.
•  Ability to tolerate physical activity, including standing for prolonged periods and bending.

Salary Information:
Hourly - DOE

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, September 18th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Salary Information:
DOE

Contact Information:

Joullian Vineyards & Winery
Nathan Millan