Thank you for your interest in
working with Putah Creek Winery.
POSITION: Tasting Room ASSOCIATE
Part-Time - 16-25 hours
This position is responsible for ensuring that customers have a positive and memorable experience at Putah Creek Winery Tasting room. The candidate must have a passion for wine and for learning the details of the wines we produce and our general operations.
Responsibilities include: We are a young dynamic business that needs high energy, super friendly and reliable individuals, who will, pour wine at the tasting bar, promote our wine and wine club membership, and talk and educate our customers about wine. The server fosters and maintains our upscale winery image and provides our customers with the uppermost degree of integrity and customer service available.
Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their wine experience and take action to correct any problems.
Serve wine, take orders for wine, or merchandise, and collect payments from clients.
Check clients' identification to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
Present wine menus to clients and answer questions about menu items, making recommendations upon request. Inform customers of owner or winemaker selections.
Remove glasses, and clean bars after clients have finished.
Explain how various wines are made, describing vintage and the quality characteristics of the wine.
Perform opening, closing and shift change duties in addition to cleaning duties, such as sweeping and mopping floors, vacuuming carpet, tidying up server station, taking out trash, or checking and cleaning bathroom.
Salesmanship, including selling wine, wine club memberships, and winery promotions.
The duties and responsibilities described above may provide only a partial description of this position. This is not an exhaustive list of all aspects of the job. Other duties and responsibilities not outlined in this document may be added as necessary or desirable, with or without notice.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
• English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
Must be able to work on every other weekends
Restaurant/Hospitality experience a must
Professional appearance and demeanor
Able to lift up to 40 pounds
Must be able to stand, walk, lift and bend for up to 8 hours a day
Weekends, holidays and evenings required
Work Hours & Salary:
This position is based in Downtown Davis part time. The hourly rate is $10 per hour No benefits at this time.
Please submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject Tasting Room Associate . Due to the high volume of resumes that we receive, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.