Wine Consultant (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Reif Estate Winery (http://www.reifwinery.com)

  Reif Estate Winery, Ontario

One of Niagara-on-the-Lake’s founding family wineries, founded in 1982 by Ewald Reif and later acquired by nephew Klaus W. Reif. Today, Reif produces wines from their vineyard first planted in 1977. The winery boasts one of the most sophisticated, educational tasting room experiences in Niagara, complete with themed flights, blind tastings, food pairings and a sensory wine garden.

Seeking to hire enthusiastic individuals with the primary responsibility of hosting over 100,000 guests annually in our wine boutique. Consultants will assist in creating memorable experiences for visitors by conducting tours, tasting and helping those select VQA wines. Team members will strive to provide service excellence and “the ultimate wine experience” within the parameters of store policies and procedures. 

Requirements of Position:

  • Wine lover
  • Able to work weekends and holidays
  • Able to lift cases of wine
  • 18+ years of age
  • Smart Serve certified
  • Available May to August (with preference for those who can continue into September and October)

Primary Duties Include:

  • Assist customers in selecting wines
  • Conduct tours and tastings as required
  • Keep store stocked and tidy throughout the day
  • Process sales through cash register
  • Reset tours and tastings throughout the day
  • General duties as requested

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Smart serve certified (mandatory)
  • Fluency in a second language
  • WSET, Certified Sommeliers, or those with general wine knowledge

We are excited to offer competitive wage packages with opportunites for growth and personal advancement for the right person, including paid training, bursaries for relevant schooling, bonus incentives, and wine! 

How to apply: Please send your resume to Lyndsay Adamson our Retail & Hospitality Manager at events@reifwinery.com. Qualified applicants will be notified for an interview.

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