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Wine Ambassador

Sandhill & Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery

Kelowna, BC   Canada

Job Description:

At Andrew Peller Limited (APL), we deliver the perfect brand experience for every lifestyle, occasion, and generation. Through collaboration, open communication, honesty, drive to win, and accountability, we inspire teammates to be extraordinary every day.

Who We Are
We are one of Canada’s largest and oldest wine companies with a rich heritage in quality winemaking.
We produce some of Canada’s most recognized brands and offer our teammates a challenging and rewarding employment experience.

Sandhill Winery is located beside our Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery and Tap Room at Wayne Gretzky Estate. Both our retail stores and pub offer wine tastings of a large selection of wines and property spirits including award-winning Sandhill single vineyard wines and many rare Small Lots - all of which you can taste year-round. Located in the heart of downtown Kelowna and at BC's oldest winery location, the shop also boasts a selection of Sandhill and Gretzky branded clothing, house wares, home decor, cookbooks, and local artisan treats to suit every budget and taste.
We are seeking extraordinary, enthusiastic Seasonal Wine Ambassadors to join our Sandhill & Wayne Gretzky Estate Winery team. Reporting into the Retail & Experience Manager, your role will be varied, and no two days will be the same! If this sounds interesting and you are eager to pour extraordinary into everyday life, read further.

We are looking for teammates with:

A passion for working with the public and/or are interested in learning about wine
A passion for sharing wine, property spirits and viticultural knowledge
Exceptional communication skills with the ability to multi-task
A “Can Do” attitude and enjoy working under pressure
An understanding of how to provide best-in-class service for guests
Ability to be a brand ambassador; you love to entertain others in a fun and engaging way
Understand and following established proper COVID 19 Protocol and compiling with work safe practices

These teammates will be accountable for:
Creating memorable guest experiences and for performing all selling and retail functions within the retail boutique
Sharing wine/property spirits and viticultural knowledge in a fun and engaging way
Drive for higher sales and encourage guests to become Wine Club members
Being a Wine Educator and brand ambassador conveying a consistent and positive brand story

***Incumbents for these roles must be a minimum of 19 years of age and in possession of a valid “Serve it Right” certification

***Must have a valid Work VISA to work in Canada

*Please submit a detailed resume outlining your qualifications no later than May 25, 2021.

We are conducting an internal and external search simultaneously. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Andrew Peller Limited is committed to meeting the needs of persons with temporary and/or permanent disabilities in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are happy to discuss any need for accommodation in the workplace and will make an effort to meet those needs a timely manner by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in the areas of information, communications, and employment.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Monday, May 10th
Type of Work: