Wine Sales Associate (PT) Wheeling

Lynfred Winery
Job Description
Lynfred Winery is seeking a friendly, energetic wine lover to join our Wheeling team.  Lynfred Winery is Illinois’ oldest, continually-operating, family-owned winery producing over 80 different styles of uniquely American wine.   You don’t need extensive wine knowledge; you just need to love wine!
Responsibilities include:
  • Handle opening and closing procedures of the tasting room facility
  • Assist with planning and execution of special/private events
  • Promote and uphold Lynfred rules and regulations with guests and staff
  • Maintain clean & safe environment for staff and guests
  • Encourage sales of wine, club memberships, merchandise, and event participation
  • Educate guests on winery history, wine tasting etiquette, food and wine pairing, etc.
  • Employ enthusiasm and sincerity to promote the Lynfred brand
  • Other duties as assigned by the Tasting Room Manager
Requirements:
  • Must have excellent customer service skills
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be available evenings & weekends
  • Must be able to comfortably lift 50 pounds
  • Must be able to comfortably stand for extended periods
  • Experience with POS Systems preferred, not necessary
  • BASSET certificate preferred, not necessary
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Matt Phillips, Tasting Room Manager at matt@lynfredwinery.com.
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