Tasting room assistant / student job

Thursday, 19 August, 2021

Onderkloof Wine Estate, located in Somerset West, is looking for a tasting room assistant from the 1st of September.

This position is ideally suited for a student as our tasting room is only open on Saturdays from 11AM to 4PM. 

If you enjoy selling, storytelling and have a passion for wine, we would like to meet you!

Duties include:
Welcoming all guests in a warm and friendly manner
Selling wine
Creating invoices and doing cash-up at the end of your shift
Checking that all glasses are clean and shiny before handing them to tasting room visitors
Emptying spittoons
Updating Onderkloof's social media platforms

Must be older than 18 years of age
Have your own reliable transport
Interpersonal skills - you must be able to comfortably communicate and interact with a diverse group of people
Ability to sell - your main duty is to sell wine
Reliable - you will be expected to show up on time every Saturday
Attention to detail
Ability to lift 4.5 - 9kg
Interest in wine
Studying towards a qualification in the wine industry will be to your advantage
Previous experience waitering or working in a tasting room is highly advantageous
Ability to speak/understand German is also advantageous

*Preference will be given to candidates residing in Somerset West