Job Opportunities

Current Job Opportunities at Woodinville Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries

Submitted: 01/09/19

Job Description: Tasting Room Crew Member
Company: J.P. Trodden Distilling
Job Location: 18646 142nd Ave NE Woodinville, WA 98072
Hiring Manager: Mark Nesheim
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Job Description
Greet every guest sincerely and make them feel at home. Pour tastes and talk Bourbon with our friends and fans old and new. Be a Bourbon enthusiast but not a snob (there’s no room for that here). We can teach you all about Bourbon but we can’t teach you how to love talking to people from all walks of life…..thats on you.
It would be helpful if You:
Are a genuinely nice person.
Have some guest service experience and love it.
Love people.
Have some knowledge about Bourbon or at least are excited to learn.
Have some level of POS experience.
Have ever worked in a tasting room.
Have an alcohol service permit or are happy to earn one within 30 days.
Don’t mind stacking and un-stacking the dishwasher.
Can work Saturdays Noon to 5.
Don’t mind earning some extra income just for having fun.
Have a resume thats not 10 years old.
Don’t hyperventilate when a bus full of people pulls up.
Are not allergic to dogs or kids.
Like being surrounded by wine making neighbors.
Have ever listened to a Kentuckian blather on about Bourbon but love them anyway.
Understand that everyone has choices about where to spend their hard earned money.
Are happy to thank folks for coming and invite them back… yup thats about it on your end.
What can you expect from us?
To treat you like family because thats what JP would want, and when we say “family” we mean the kind that asks you to take out the trash once in a while and is not too dysfunctional.

Submitted: 11/27/18

Job Description: Retail, Stock and Kitchen PT and FT
Company: Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
Job Location: 14111 NE 145th ST Woodinville

Hiring Manager: Manuel Ruiz
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Position: Ste. Michelle Wine Estates is currently hiring for PT and FT Stock Workers, PT Seasonal Guest Services, and PT Kitchen Staff. Most jobs start at $15/hr! Must have weekend availability.

Submitted: 10/22/18

Job Description: Wine Club Ambassador
Company Name: Milbrandt & Ryan Patrick
Company Address: 14450 Redmond-Woodinville Road NE #101A
Woodinville, Washington 98072

Must be 21 years of age or older.
Experience with Wine Direct and Microsoft excel a plus.
This an hourly position plus commission. Rate TBD upon accessing experience.

Please send resume and cover letter to Sue Long Tasting Room Manager

Job Description:
Acclaimed and award-winning Milbrandt Vineyards and its sister winery, Ryan Patrick Wines, are seeking creative, motivated, and sales oriented individuals for the position of Wine Club Ambassador. The brands are currently operating two new adjoining and spacious tasting rooms located in Woodinville’s premier Hollywood District.

Butch Milbrandt, a pioneer of Washington wine and celebrating 20 years in the industry, is expanding his family-owned brands, Milbrandt Vineyards and Ryan Patrick Wines. The Wine Club Ambassador will follow through with direct-to-consumer (DTC) sales and wine club acquisition.
This position is ideal for a polished individual that enjoys creating exceptional AND approachable experiences for customers, assuring guests receive distinguished service with warmth. At the core of this position- executing memorable tasting flights that will elevate wine lovers’ experiences and drive sales at the DTC level. Understanding the value of repeat customers and wine club memberships over one-time transactions is key.
The following job description is subject to change and is not limited to the responsibilities attached.

Daily Responsibilities:
*Greets all visitors to the tasting room, pours wines for flights, discusses wine club memberships and responds to guest questions as appropriate.
*Excellent attention to detail and ability to anticipate customer needs and respond appropriately.
*Ability and willingness to up-sell & effectively promote and sell wine and Wine Club memberships to guests.
*Exceptional oral and written interpersonal communication skills.
*Ability to function independently and make empowered decisions that positively affect the customer’s experience.
*Handles routine POS transactions, including operating cash register, accounting of daily sales, and processing returns and discounts and shipping orders.
*Work & communicate positively & respectfully as a team with all members of the tasting rooms.*Maintain clean and organized tasting room and area open to the public.
*Participates and assists with special hospitality events, & represents winery at outside functions upon request.
*Wash and polishes glassware for Tasting Room, Unpack, stock and move wine.
*Maintain accurate customer contact information.
*Presents a positive outlook when faced with challenges or change.
*Passion and knowledge of wine, wine production and the wine industry in general.
*Ability to perform multiple tasks while remaining focused and organized.
*Other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements:
*Ability to lift and move 40 pounds repeatedly.
*Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time.