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

Part Time

  DAOU Vineyards

  Paso Robles, California

DAOU's vision is to create the most passionate and inspiring wine community in the world. Our mission is to respect the terroir and the art of winemaking: revel in creativity and embrace the entrepreneurial spirit. We are committed to delivering world-class guest experiences and crafting wines of the highest quality produced in accordance with sustainable winegrowing practices. DAOU is a fast-paced, dynamic culture that rewards innovation, creativity and initiative.

DAOU Mountain stands alone at an elevation of 2,200 feet, rising from the heart of the Adelaida District AVA in the rugged coastal range west of Paso Robles. Once hailed by industry winemaking icon, Andre Tchelistcheff, as a promised land, this is the next frontier of world-class Cabernet Sauvignon. It is here that the DAOU family has created a destination luxury estate winery, grounds and visitor center that is quickly becoming a magnet for attracting from all over the globe luxury wine lovers and travelers seeking to experience a truly unique, elegant and superb expression of Cabernet Sauvignon and other Bordeaux blends.

The Hospitality Team is responsible for providing world-class experiences at the DAOU Estate that excite and inspire our Guests. The disruptive spirit and vision of our founders, coupled with the breathtaking setting and amazing, award-winning wines, set the perfect stage for the right candidate to harness all of their luxury hospitality and wine sales knowledge, wisdom, experience, and passion to contribute to the success story of DAOU Vineyards & Winery. 

Position Title: Hospitality Associate
Reports to: Director of Hospitality 
Status/Classification: FT Non-Exempt & PT Non-Exempt

Position Requirements
- Professional demeanor.
- Full of self-drive and initiative.
- Embodies excellence in hospitality and customer service through actions and everyday behavior.
- Passion for wine, food, and service.
- Ability to work a flexible schedule and weekend days.
- Works efficiently and follows company standards, with or without immediate supervision.
- Possesses knowledge of principles and processes for providing exceptional visitor experiences.
- Continues to strive for excellence from own performance and remains self-motivated to improve results, both in selling and productivity.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment.
- Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Benefits for FT employees:
401K, Medical, Dental, Vision, Life

The purpose of this summary is to describe the essential job functions and the level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position. This description is not an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by this position. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties from particular jobs and assign other duties as necessary.

DAOU is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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