Wine Geek - Tasting Experience (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Leaning Post Wines (

  Stoney Creek, ON, Ontario

Job description


Wine Geek – Tasting Experience

Are you ready to embark in a journey of discovery?
Work for a family owned, small business that strives for excellence?
An award-winning winery proud of every drop that comes out of the press?

Leaning Post Wines is looking for experienced, wine educated professionals to guide our wine-loving guests through the magical vineyards of Niagara.

The right candidate must:

§ Have a strong wine education, Certified Sommelier, WSET 3 or equivalent.

§ Friendly, fun, and bursting to share your wine knowledge

§ A people person who strives to custom an outstanding experience to guests

§ Professional, focused, and punctual

§ Plays well with others, is curious, keeps busy & multi-tasks

§ Level-headed, easy-going, performs calmly & steadily in fast-paced environments

§ Ready & able to work weekdays, weekends, holidays & some evenings

§ Ability to lift/carry 40lb wine cases, stand & move for 8+ hours

§ A G-licensed driver

§ Smart Serve certified and age 19+

§ Excited to work at multiple venues (ie. farmers markets, off-site events...)

As an official LP Wine Geek, you will need to:

§ Guide our guests through our tasting experience, offering educated insight about all things LP and Niagara.

§ Stock shelves, clean, organize & maintain a clean, clutter-free and organized space.

§ Assist with minor but hands-on part of winemaking, such as bottling, labeling, harvesting and well, winemaking!

§ Assist with preparing and shipping orders

§ Be part of a fantastic, homey team with thirst for knowledge and hands on experience.

§ And ultimately, HAVE FUN! Enjoy the journey, the learning and the teaching!

It is considered an asset:

§ Previous experience in a retail environment

§ Previous experience with hospitality

§ Knowledge of Niagara VQA wines and wineries

§ French language
§ Likes Bon Jovi

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Seasonal

Contract length: 8 months

Part-time hours: 25-35 per week

Salary: $17.00 per hour

Day range:


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability




  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift


Work Location: One location

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