At Andrew Peller Limited (APL), we deliver the perfect brand experience for every lifestyle, occasion, and generation. Through collaboration, open communication, honesty, drive to win, and accountability, we inspire teammates to be extraordinary every day.
Who We Are
We are Canada's largest and oldest wine companies with a rich heritage in quality winemaking.
We produce some of Canada's most recognized brands and offer our teammates a challenging and rewarding employment experience.
We are seeking extraordinary, enthusiastic Seasonal Wine Enthusiasts to join our Gray Monk Estate Winery team. Perched above Okanagan Lake with stunning panoramic views of mountains, vineyards and the lake, Gray Monk Estate Winery offers guests a true taste, or sip, of the Okanagan lifestyle. With a bustling wine boutique, a full-service banquet facility and a world-class restaurant, the winery is equipped to host guests for all occasions. Gray Monk Estate is comprised of 75 acres of lush vineyards overlooking Okanagan Lake, in addition to premium grapes sourced throughout the Okanagan Valley, to produce some of the world's finest wines.
Reporting into the Retail and Experience Manager, we are recruiting for Seasonal Wine Enthusiasts. Your job will be varied, and no two days will be the same! From working at the wine tasting bar, organizing and leading tours, and pouring extraordinary into everyday life and having fun!
We are looking for teammates with:
A passion for working with the public and/or are interested in learning about wine
A passion for sharing wine and viticultural knowledge
Exceptional communication skills with the ability to multi-task
A "Can Do" attitude and enjoy working under pressure
An understanding of how to provide best-in-class service for guests
Ability to be a brand ambassador; you love to entertain others in a fun and engaging way
These teammates will be accountable for:
Being a Wine Educator and brand ambassador conveying a consistent and positive brand story
Greeting guests with a robust and friendly introduction to the brand and property experience
Creating memorable guest experiences by providing educational tastings of our premium wines and leading guided tours
Sharing wine and viticulture knowledge in a fun and engaging way
Drive for higher sales and encourage guests to become Wine Club members
Performing all selling and retail functions within the retail boutique
Demonstrate service excellence to all visitors by managing all customer inquiries in a positive, professional and enthusiastic manner
***Incumbents for these roles must possession of a valid "Serve it Right" certification.
- Please submit a detailed resume outlining your qualifications no later than May 30, 2020
We are conducting an internal and external search simultaneously. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Andrew Peller Limited is committed to meeting the needs of persons with temporary and/or permanent disabilities in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. We are happy to discuss any need for accommodation in the workplace and will make an effort to meet those needs a timely manner by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in the areas of information, communications, and employment.