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Winery Tasting Room Associate

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

 

Talon Wine Brands produces and markets a broad range of wines across several brands, all made in Palisade, at the heart of Colorado’s Fruit and Wine Country.  Our 3 brands are Meadery of the Rockies, Talon Winery and St. Kathryn Cellars.  We pride ourselves on making great, award-winning, unique and popular wines.  We are seeking exceptional full- time & part-time seasonal Tasting Room Associates to provide outstanding customer service during our busy travel season April – Oct.  The successful candidates must be positive, warm, outgoing people who take pride in their work and have the ability to educate, entertain & sell to the public. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Hospitality –Meet & greet customers warmly.  Make sure they know they are valued, welcome, and appreciated.
  • Provide Excellent Customer Service – Understand and satisfy customer wants & needs.
  • Promote and sell our wines, gifts, fudge & Wine Club.  Educate consumers about wine in general and our products specifically.
  • Maintain a high level of cleanliness and organization in tasting room and facilities
  • Stock and merchandize product displays

Requirements – Successful Candidates must be:

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Self-motivated & self-accountable
  • Able to work 8 hour shifts on your feet with limited breaks
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment while maintaining a great attitude and a smile
  • Able to lift 40 lbs repeatedly throughout the shift
  • Able to work a flexible schedule including most weekends,  holidays & festivals
  • Passionate about connecting with and serving people at a high level
  • A positive, solution-oriented person with high integrity
  • An Effective Communicator

Preferred Skills and/or Experience:

  • Retail/Hospitality experience
  • Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine or alcohol beverage sales
  • Familiarity with Computers & POS Systems

Benefits:

  • Have fun while working, learning and gaining valuable experience
  • Professional training & development opportunities
  • Discounts on wine, fudge, food and gifts
  • Join our mission to be Colorado’s Premier Winery!

Compensation at Talon Wine Brands is competitive.  Starting wages for this position is $11 per hour plus paid vacation and an End of Year Profit Sharing Bonus.

 

IF YOU THINK YOU MAY BE THE ONE FOR THIS POSITION:

  1. Indicate in a cover letter why you think you’re the one for the position and attach your resume.  Send to Colleen@talonwinebrands.com.
  2.  No phone calls or personal visits please.  We will call or email you if we are interested in exploring whether or not you might be a great fit for our team.