North Fork Wines & Vineyards LLC Tasting Room Pourers Southold, NY · Part time

The perfect job for those with bartending or waitressing experience, we are seeking a Tasting Room Pourer to join our team!

Description

We are seeking a friendly and knowledgeable Winery Tasting Room Pourer to join our team. As a Pourer, you will be responsible for providing exceptional wine-tasting experiences to our visitors, showcasing our winery's selection and creating a welcoming environment.

Responsibilities:


  • Greet and welcome guests to the winery tasting room.
  • Educate visitors about our wines, including their characteristics, production process, and food pairings.
  • Pour and present wine tastings in a professional and engaging manner.
  • Provide exceptional customer service, answering questions and assisting guests with their wine selections.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the tasting room, ensuring a pleasant atmosphere for guests.
  • Process wine sales and accurately handle cash transactions.
  • Promote our wine club membership and encourage guests to join.
  • Assist with inventory management and restocking of wines and merchandise.
  • Collaborate with the winery team to ensure smooth operations and memorable customer experiences.
  • Follow all safety and health regulations pertaining to the tasting room.


Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a customer service role, preferably in a winery or hospitality industry.
  • Knowledge and passion for wines, including varietals, wine regions, and wine production methods.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service and engage with a diverse clientele.
  • Basic math skills for cash handling and transactions.
  • Availability to work weekends, as this is our busiest period.
  • Must be available year-round to ensure consistent staffing for our tasting room.


Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly wage, with opportunities for additional income through tips.
  • Opportunity to expand your knowledge and appreciation of wines.
  • Friendly and supportive work environment.
  • Employee discounts on wines and merchandise.

If you are passionate about wines and enjoy providing exceptional customer service, we invite you to apply for the position.

Salary

$17 - $19 per hour