• Wine Associate

    Posted: 03/21/2021

    August Hill Winery/Illinois Sparkling Co. is looking for dynamic and passionate individuals to join our Tasting Room and Wine on the Hill teams. We will provide product training if you will provide your passion for wine and working with people. 1. Tasting Room Associate: Part-time position, working 10-25 hours per week at our Tasting Room in Utica, IL. 2. Wine on the Hill Associate: Seasonal position, working outdoors at our Wine on the Hill events in Peru, IL; 10-25 hours per week, Friday, Saturday, and/or Sunday - May through October. JOB REQUIREMENTS: - Thrive in a team-oriented and sometimes fast-paced environment - A genuine people person who effortlessly puts the customers' needs first - For Tasting Room position, must have 2 years of of serving or hospitality experience - Must be able to work weekends, holidays, and special events - Must be at least 21 years old with a valid driver's license - Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time - Must be able to lift one case of wine often (approximately 40 pounds) - Ability to walk up a hill (for Wine on the Hill position) ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Greeting all visitors and providing information about our wines and products, including information about the wine club, events, and special programs - Creating and delivering a memorable guest experience - Serving wine and small food options to visitors - Working with team to maintain normal daily operating elements Salary: $11.00/hour to start (plus tip sharing)