Tasting Room Wine Ambassador (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Wente Vineyards

  Livermore, California

Description

Are you or someone you know looking for a fun and fulfilling career in the wine industry? Start your career journey with Wente Vineyards. We are looking for part time Wine Ambassadors, Concierge staff and Tasting Room Helpers to join our dynamic team. 

Position Summary:

The Tasting Rooms at Wente Vineyards and Murrieta's Well have immediate openings for part time Wine Ambassadors, Tasting Room Helpers and Concierge staff. Our team members are responsible for providing an exceptionally high level of customer service and educating guests about our wines. Additionally, our ambassadors may also deliver tapas style dining and food/wine pairing experiences. Wine Ambassadors actively recruit new wine club members and assist guests in the selection and purchase of wines for enjoyment at the winery or in their homes. The Concierge is the first person a guest meets when visiting our properties. The Concierge serves as a host, guiding the guest experience and ensuring a positive experience at our property. The Concierge will answer calls, take reservations for guests and welcome guests to our property.

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS:

• A positive attitude with a warm and welcoming demeanor
• Exceptional verbal and written communications skills 
• Comfortable with public speaking; ability to provide a welcoming and interactive experience for large groups and group tours
• Ability to keep calm under pressure, remain organized and maintain positive interactions with guests, even in busy or stressful situations
• Wine knowledge, interest in wine, wine and food pairing and/or sales background with demonstrated experience closing sales
• Winery, hospitality or related field experience strongly preferred
• Ability to professionally represent the Company when in contact with guests and vendors
• Team focused and detail oriented
• Guest focused with the ability to provide exceptional, high-touch customer service at all times

Candidates must be 21 years of age and have a valid driver’s license to be considered for our Wine Ambassador and Concierge openings and 16 years of age to be considered for our Tasting Room Helper openings. Must be available to work weekends, holidays and special events, as needed. Basic computer skills are necessary; previous experience with a POS system is desired.
 

How To Apply

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