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MAXWELL WINES - CELLAR DOOR HOST

Do you have a passion for wine, and a drive for engaging guests with your knowledge & customer service? Would you like to develop your wine skills even further in an inclusive & welcoming environment?

If so, apply to join our passionate & experienced cellar door team today!

Maxwell Wines is a family-owned and operated, award-winning cellar door, restaurant and winery, founded in 1979 & located in the heart of McLaren Vale. We produce a range of estate-grown wine from our beautiful hillside vineyards, including small-batch wines from new grape varieties, as well as McLaren Vale classics and of course our signature Maxwell Mead.

This job primarily involves facilitating guided seated tastings, wine sales & wine club/mailing list recruitment and as such will require demonstration of exceptional customer service and sales abilities as well as a knowledge & passion for wine and food.

Recently our cellar door was awarded in the 2021 Gourmet Traveller Cellar Door Awards & our Maxwell Restaurant was Great Wine Capitals Winery Restaurant of the Year 2020 for South Australia.

We are offering 10-15 hours a week. Hourly rate: $28 - $39 (including casual loading) + monthly wine allowance & staff discount on wine.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Valid RSA
  • Reliable private transport
  • 2+ years hospitality experience
  • Knowledge of wine
  • A passion for providing exceptional customer experiences

Highly regarded experience & qualifications:

  • Cellar door/wine retail/sommelier experience
  • WSET or other wine-focused qualifications

Our ideal candidate would be able to work both weekend days & 1 or 2 weekday shifts across a roster.

Please send your Cover Letter & Resume to [email protected]