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Tasting Room Associate

Blakeslee Vineyard Estate

Sherwood, OR

Job Description:

Blakeslee Vineyard Estate is a boutique, family-owned and operated winery located in the new
Laurelwood District AVA, off Hwy 99W, in Sherwood, Oregon. We specialize in crafting superior wines from Estate grown Chardonnay and Pinot Noir fruit of superior quality and expressive personality. We pride ourselves with our 100% sustainable farming practices and are “Live” Certified.

We are looking to fill two part time tasting room positions for this season. In this position you will need to perform open and closing procedures, relate the Blakeslee story to guests, talk about our wines, drive sales and Club sign ups, and have fun!

Responsibilities:
-Sell wine and Club memberships.
-Share our story and educate guests about our wines.
-Provide excellent customer service.
-Help with opening and closing the tasting room.
-Work weekends, Holidays, and be available for special events.
-Maintaining the tasting room cleaned and stocked (wine, glassware, and other merchandise).
-Cleaning, disinfecting, and setting up for tastings, before and after, and helping in other COVID-19 preventing measures.
-Assist with other responsibilities as needed.

Qualifications:
-Wine sales experience and skills are a must!
-Winery, bar or restaurant experience is highly preferred.
-High energy, and wine knowledgeable helpful.
-Service and goal oriented.
-Outgoing and flexible.
-Must have great attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
-Be able to lift 50 pounds and stand for extended periods of time.
-Be enthusiastic, team player, dependable, and organized.
-Committed to working weekends through the Season, June-October.
-Must possess valid OLCC license. Food Handler’s card is also preferred.

Wages and Benefits commensurate with Industry and experience.

Submit your resume and cover letter to be considered for this job. We'd love to hear from you!

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Saturday, July 11th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Salary Information:
Commensurate with Industry and experience

Contact Information:

Blakeslee Vineyard Estate
Karinne - Tasting Room Lead