Richard Hamilton Wines has a rich South Australian wine history, named after pioneer of the South Australian wine industry, who arrived in Adelaide in 1837 and planted vines soon after. Today "Richard Hamilton Wines" manages roughly 50Ha of McLaren Vale vineyard, including the Centurion vineyard which dates back to 1892 and remains one of only five known McLaren Vale Shiraz vineyards planted in the 1800’s.

We are seeking a casual wine and hospitality all-rounder to join our small team at our picturesque McLaren Vale Cellar Door. In addition to showcasing McLaren Vale wines, this Cellar Door also offers visitors a taste of wines from sister brand Leconfield Coonawarra.

Job Description

Cellar Door Sales

Greeting all guests promptly and providing knowledgeable, consistent, and courteous Hosted Wine Flights that educate guests on the Hamilton family history, vineyards and wines, ultimately leading to an engaging visitor experience.

Promoting and selling Wine Club membership to increase sales and build customer loyalty.

Perform all daily Cellar Door functions, processing transactions, stocking wine, packing orders and general housekeeping duties to present the cellar door immaculately at all times.

Food Prep & Service

Assisting in the kitchen with preparation of platters and other food offerings as required.

General tidying tasks including the clearing of tables, washing of glasses and dishes and polishing glassware.

Key attributes required:

Friendly and engaging, able to build rapport with customers rapidly

Able to work independently without direction

Effective team player with a positive attitude

Hard working and an eye for detail

Excellent personal presentation

Good wine knowledge and a passion to learn

Comfortable speaking in front of both small and large groups

Prior Winery and /or Hospitality or Retail experience is valued

Current RSA essential, WSET highly desirable

Weekday and weekend shifts available. Regular hours require availability on weekends with flexible rotating rosters.

Please send applications to Steph at [email protected]