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Red Cat Cellars Wine Guide

Location: Hazlitt Red Cat Cellars; Naples, NY

Reports to: Assistant Tasting Rooms Managers

Job Overview: Are you passionate about wine and The Finger Lakes region? Do you enjoy sharing that passion with others? If so, becoming a Hazlitt Red Cat Cellars Wine Guide in our Tasting Room may be for you!

Seasonal Part-time positions available

Hourly wage commensurate with experience

Essential functions of the Job:

• Greet our guests with a smile as they arrive in the tasting room/retail shop

• Engage visitors in conversation that helps them feel relaxed and comfortable in our establishment

• Create a memorable experience that leads to a sale by executing a fun, unpretentious wine tasting for each guest

• Educate guests about our wine, brand, and heritage

• Uphold the reputation for our famous Hazlitt hospitality

• Be an ambassador for the area and make quality recommendations

• Stock wine and merchandise at the tasting bars and retail shop

• Maintain, in cooperation with other tasting room staff, the cleanliness of the tasting room, restrooms, kitchen/storage room and outside winery grounds

• Assist with execution of opening/closing duties

• Assist with special events and outside functions as needed

• Uphold N.Y.S. Law: check ID’s of anyone who appears under the age of 30; do not serve anyone who is visibly intoxicated, etc.

• Any other duties as deemed necessary for the successful operation of the winery

Qualifications:

• Possess the desire to consistently provide our guests with a positive, memorable experience

• We are looking for people who radiate warmth, have an upbeat attitude, and are genuine – we can teach you about the wine!

• Must be comfortable speaking with and interacting with guests

• Exhibit enthusiasm and an eagerness to learn

• Work efficiently and follow company standards with or without immediate supervision

• Extend professionalism and courtesy at all times to customers and co-workers

• Able to lift 40 pounds regularly and stand for long periods of time

• Must be 21 years of age or older

• This job requires regular weekend and holiday availability

Please contact us for an application: [email protected]