We are looking for motivated, out-going and passionate individuals who like to talk with and meet new people, share interests and recommendations about our local tourism industry or hometown sports teams and LOVE to taste wine & compare wines side-by-side… but we are NOT hiring wine TASTERS!
Position is part-time, but availability on Saturdays from 10am-6pm and Sundays from 12pm-6pm now through October is a MUST.
— While you will not necessarily be scheduled every weekend, availability will be REQUIRED:
July 29 & 30 from 10a-6p
August 12 from 10a-9p
-Provide a friendly atmosphere and outstanding customer service to all visitors and assist with wine tastings and educating customers (one-on-one as well as in large groups) on general wine knowledge
-Assist in maintaining the cleanliness & appearance of the tasting room including: bleaching the bar, breaking down cardboard, mopping floors, garbage removal, etc., in addition to cleaning restrooms
-Ability to operate computer equipment and software necessary for retail operations
-Ability to carry 30+ pounds required to stock inventory (wine and gift items).
-Participate in scheduled staff meetings & training sessions.
-Provide general knowledge of the Niagara Wine Trail area.
-Assist with labeling of new wine stock
-Must be at least 21 years of age
-Must be able to work weekends and holidays
-Must be able to lift 30-40 lb case goods frequently & able to stand, walk, bend for extended periods of time
-Positive attitude, *good conversational skills* and must enjoy working with public
-Experience with wine desirable**, but willingness to learn about wine is essential!
-Qualified applicants should submit their resume via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
-Include potential start date (we’re looking for associates to start training immediately!)