Wine Tasting Room Assistant

Tuesday, 10 May, 2022
Paula Gentry    

Idiom is looking for a WINE Tasting Room Assistant to join our wine experience centre on a full-time or seasonal contract basis. We are interested in building a sales team that has great communication skills. So we are looking for positive self-starters with strong leadership attributes who are flexible and love working in a team environment. Hospitality experience and wine knowledge are required.


• HIGHLY knowledgeable about wines (a must) Candidates with WSET or Cape wine academy qualifications will get preference.

• Provide excellent and professional customer service.

• Understand and exceed sales monthly goals and take initiative as a positive self-starter.

• It is critical that the candidate has a warm and polished presentation, focus on cleanliness/neatness and attention to detail.

• Create a positive and respectful work environment by leading through example, being honest and reliable.

• Any prior knowledge on Pilot/POS is a plus; however training can be provided.

• Perform daily tasting room duties: conduct tastings and tours, restock wine, wash glasses, perform inventory checks, etc.

Applicants should ideally have:

• A minimum of 6 months of waitering/tasting room and hospitality experience

• Possess excellent communication and strong organisational skills.

• Great passion for wine & preferably knowledge about key varietals/etc

Applicants MUST be:

• Be 18 years of age or over

• Be willing to work weekends and share shifts with the team

• Lift a case of wine with ease, to assist clients

Please email your CV to 

If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks of your application, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.