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Distillery Tasting Room Associate - Part-time

Spirit Works Distillery

Sebastopol, CA

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Job Description:

Spirit Works Distillery is looking for a dynamic and engaging team member to help with all aspects of our tasting room and visitor experience. Creativity and enthusiasm are a must. This position includes greeting customers, pouring educated tastings, maintaining opening and closing procedures, and giving tours in the production space for groups of 2 to 30 guests. Weekends are mandatory for this position.

Ideally, you should have strong customer service skills and previous tasting room/retail sales experience. Previous experience with spirits or the food/beverage industry is a plus but not required.

This position will include an in-depth education about the production of spirits. We want and need you to be passionate and knowledgeable about our products and process. We are looking for someone who wishes to grow in the tasting room.

Job Description:
Greeting and engaging guests in the tasting room.
Pouring spirit samples and discussing with visitors.
Selling merchandise through POS.
Keeping tasting room tidy, clean, organized, and stocked with product and merchandise.
Taking and handling calls made to the distillery.
Lead tours with knowledge and enthusiasm for our products.
Communicating Spirit Works Distillery brand to the industry when in the market.
Willingness to work events outside of the tasting room.


Qualifications:
Outgoing, fun, and willing to go the extra mile.
Interest in learning about the production and consumption of spirits.
Excellent verbal communication skills.
Must be available to work weekends.
Must be over 21, able to lift 50lbs, and stand for extended periods of time.
Previous experience in hospitality, spirits, and/or retail is a plus.

Benefits:
Tips.
Monthly staff bottle allocation.
Pay DOE.

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter that includes references and a paragraph of why you are interested in working at Spirit Works Distillery, specifically!

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Friday, September 17th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Job Level:
Associate