Tasting Room Associate

Wagner Vineyards
Job Description
Employment application can be found here: https://wagnervineyards.com/employment/

Wagner Vineyards is the largest estate winery in the Finger Lakes, producing 30+ wines made from grapes we grow on our fifth-generation family farm. Wagner Valley Brewery celebrated its 20th Anniversary in 2017 and makes regular and seasonal hand-crafted beers on site. Our Tasting Room Associates are friendly, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and hard working. We hope candidates come with relevant experience but are happy to train people with a positive attitude and work ethic. Successful candidates must be over the age of 21.

This is a great opportunity to learn about wines and gain experience in the hospitality field. You will be part of a team whose focus is delivering exceptional customer service to a wide variety of guests from across the U.S. and abroad.

This is a part-time seasonal position with potential for more hours and extended employment for those with a strong work ethic and positive attitude. Experience with Point of Sale systems is a plus (and commitment to learning a must). Due to the nature of our business, all applicants need to be available weekends and holidays. Hiring preference will be given to people who are available to work weekends throughout the fall months. A seasonal bonus will be awarded to those who commit to the entire season from start to finish.

Responsibilities and Duties
· Gain an understanding of the wines and beers we make so that you can teach visitors about the history and beverages they are there to taste and learn about
· Greet guests upon arrival and serve samples and flights at tasting counters - show stellar hospitality to all visitors. 
· Accurately operate cash register/POS system
· Provide excellent customer service and top-level experiences to our guests and club members
· Offer ideas during staff meetings and brainstorming sessions - be a part of the team!
· Work in teams to make sure all areas are clean prior to opening our doors and again at the end of the day before ending your shift
· Keep work area clean and well-organized throughout your shift
· Gain familiarity with Wagner Vineyards and Brewery
· Participate in training programs and workshops
· Perform other related duties as assigned
· Maintain a commitment to excellence
- Must be able to lift 40 lbs repeatedly

Wagner Vineyards is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Employment application can be found here: https://wagnervineyards.com/employment/
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