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Tasting Room Host Part-Time

J. Rickards Winery

Cloverdale, CA

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Job Description:

We’re looking for someone who’s great at creating relationships, both with customers and with fellow team members. We want you to be the person who makes visitors feel special and generates excitement about the very special wines at J. Rickards Winery & Vineyards. We are a small family owned and operated winery just north of Geyserville.

About us:
We focus on small lots of our estate and some neighboring vineyards’ award-winning grapes and are known for our winery experiences. We’ve become a destination in Alexander Valley, with our rustic tasting room, caves and award-winning wines. We have a great story that is featured on our website at

Skills you need to have:
•  Enthusiasm for providing a unique experience to visitors
•  A persuasive sales strategy
•  Strong attention to detail
•  Proficiency with POS applications
•  Commitment to excellence, high standards and strong work ethic

•  Create an unparalleled visitor experience by providing outstanding customer service
•  Successfully convert tasters into wine buyers and club members
•  Always practice responsible hospitality
•  Handle routine purchasing transactions—including operating a cash register, accounting of daily sales, and processing pick up and shipping orders

Things you need to know:
•  Schedule: 2-3 days per week, Saturday, Friday and Tuesday with some event Sundays
•  You should have winery tasting room and hospitality experience
•  Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills are crucial
•  Physical requirements: able to lift 45 lbs., be over 21 years old, able to stand and to walk for long periods of time (up to 5 hours at a time)

Please apply online and include your resume

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, October 28th
Type of Work:
Part Time
Job Level:
Salary Information:
Hourly wages DOE; also incentives