Willamette Valley Vineyards is looking for an energetic, team player, and customer-focused individual to be part of our fast-paced retail department. You will learn something new every day while you support the efforts to continue telling the Oregon Wine Story. This is a regular part-time position working 16-24 hours/week.
The main responsibility of this position is to deliver food to guests in a hospitable, professional, and knowledgeable manner. This position acts as a connection between Tasting Room daily operations and the Kitchen
The position offers a competitive starting rate of pay, opportunities to participate in department incentive plans, tip pool, a generous employee discount, and other perks.
Primary Job Responsibilities/Essential Functions
.•Knowledge of all the ingredient details of every dish on the menu.
•Delivering food to guests quickly and efficiently.
•Communicating clearly with the kitchen and front-of-house staff.
•Maintains ultimate cleanliness in the kitchen, dining room and service stations during the entire shift.
•Supports Company’s effort to create a more sustainable, cross-cultural and “green” environment.
•A valid/current Food Handler’s Card, OLCC permit is a plus.
•Excellent communication skills.
•Highly-developed organizational and time management skills.
Must be able to:
•Lift 40lbs and navigate stairs and hilly terrain.
•Must be able to work in a kitchen environment being exposed to extreme heat, wet, cold, and humid conditions.
•Ability to work well under pressure, be professional, efficient, detail-oriented, and courteous.
•Stand for long periods of time and work in a fast-paced environment.
•Work weekends, evenings on-site winery events and holidays.
•Communicate through active-listening skills and gather accurate insights into human behavior.
•Build team dynamics and synergy across departments.
Willamette Valley Vineyards is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status