Tasting Room - Wine Ambassador/Server

Baxter, TN 38544, USA

Job Type

Open Position

About the Role

Full Job Description
DelMonaco Winery and Vineyards is one of Tennessee's finest growing wineries featuring locally grown and produced wine and serving food in a unique rural setting. The successful candidate must be enthusiastic about wine, wine service, and wine sales at this growing venue. www.delmonacowinery.com
DelMonaco Winery and Vineyards is seeking a long-term part-time tasting room employee in the Baxter, TN tasting room. The position would be 3 to 4 days per week, and the schedule will most likely be Wednesday - Sunday. Growth to full time is available to someone skilled in marketing, interacting with customers, and who possesses attention to detail in all tasks.
General responsibilities:
    •    Opens and closes Tasting Room
    •    Pours and describes wines/winemaking techniques for visitors
    •    Delivers an outstanding guest experience to all visitors and tour groups
    •    Answers questions about the history of the winery, wines, and events
    •    Assists customers with sales and event activities
    •    Provides general tourist information
    •    Stocks & tracks inventory and merchandise
    •    Pro-actively drives Tasting Room traffic through social media, tour company, key customer and local community outreach – social media savvy is a priority
    •    Assists at winery/club and off-site events, including wine festivals
    •    Maintains cleanliness (including washing and buffing of glassware) and physical appearance of tasting room and related facilities
    •    Performs various other duties as assigned by owner/winemaker/tasting room manager

Requirements


Qualifications: * 1-2 years related experience preferred, not required for enthusiastic, quick learners

• Ability to communicate/engage with diverse customer base

• Superior organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills

• Flexibility and ability to manage constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm

• Computer proficiency required; data entry experience preferred

• Knowledge of fine wines/wine industry

• Able to work flexible schedule including weekends

• Professional appearance and demeanor

• 18 Years of age or older with valid TN Driver's license and insurance

• Sense of humor required

• Must love wine and possess a strong desire to learn more about wine and winemaking

Physical Requirements: * Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time

• Must be able to lift 40 pounds repeatedly

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $8.00 per hour

Schedule:

• Holidays

• Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

• Tips

Education:

• High school or equivalent (Required)


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