Harvest Moon Estate & Winery: Part-Time Tasting Room Associate

August 19, 2014 6:30 PM

They are a small family winery in Russian River Valley focusing on elegant- style Zinfandels. They also produce a small production of Gewurztraminer, Pinot Noir, and Cabernet Sauvignon. They ship direct to consumer right from their tasting room. Therefore, they place a high priority on customer service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to describes wines, winemaking techniques, winery history while providing gracious hospitality and communicating our story to the guests.
  • Provide guests with an educational, memorable and quality experience.
  • Effectively use customer service and sales skills to meet sales objectives and wine club goals.
  • Accurately handle routine purchasing transactions, assigning discounts, and updating guest information.
  • Perform basic Tasting Room duties, e.g. cleaning and setting up stemware, maintaining a spotless facility, stocking and displaying retail items.
  • Assist with hospitality, special events and tastings.


  • A passion and knowledge of Russian River Valley wines and winemaking.
  • Sincere desire to provide a memorable wine tasting experience for our guests.
  • Ability to communicate with our guests in a confident and knowledgeable manner, while telling them our story.
  • Ability to host multiple groups at one time and work in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to stand on your feet for long periods of time, and lift over 40 lbs.
  • Strong computer aptitude with experience in Word, Excel and database management. 
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Must be able to work weekends. Saturday & Sunday required

This is a great opportunity for anyone starting a career in the wine business. 

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: DOE

How to apply: Submit your resume through email at 

No phone calls, please.

They are an equal opportunity employer.

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