August 7, 2013
Sparkling Pointe Tasting House Wine Guide Needed
Located along Long Island’s scenic North Fork Wine Trail, Sparkling Pointe Vineyards and Winery exists as the sole producer in New York State dedicated to the exclusive production of Méthode Champenoise Sparkling Wines. Sparkling Pointe is one of the few wineries where guests can sit, relax, and enjoy table service in our elegant Tasting House, VIP Bubble Room, or on the Terrace overlooking exquisite views of the vineyard. Sparkling Pointe strives to create an environment focused on wine education and the highest level of hospitality leading to the ultimate guest experience.
Tasting House Wine Guide - email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sparkling Pointe is looking for two new team members to join our tasting house staff. You will be working onsite at our winery and vineyard in our elegant tasting house conducting wine tastings and table service alongside a fun, motivated and passionate group of people. The position is part time - Saturdays and Sundays, with Holiday weekends a must.
Competitive hourly wages, plus tips and other incentives.
If that sounds fun to you, here's what we're looking for in new part time candidates
*Greet and serve guests in a friendly, gracious manner with the highest level of hospitality, exceeding guest’s expectations.
*Describe and memorize facts about wines, winemaking techniques, and winery/vineyard history.
*Effectively suggest and sell wine and wine club memberships to guests
*Handle point-of-sale transactions and shipping orders.
*Help with housekeeping tasks to maintain a neat and orderly working environment.
*Receiving and stocking.
*Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by manager.
*Must be at least 21 years of age.
*Must be able to lift and move up to 50 lbs.
*Knowledge of and passion for wine preferred.
*Must be available and willing to work weekends.
*Must be able to stand for extended periods of time.
*High energy and work well in a fast-paced environment.
*Must be capable of working independently, and of managing multiple tasks at once.
*Excellent communication skills.
*Must be computer literate with have experience with POS systems.
*Team player in an environment that requires flexibility and multi-tasking.