Employment

Office & Accounting Assistant – Full Time, Year Round

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery is seeking a Sales Office & Accounting Assistant. The successful candidate will possess strong bookkeeping, data entry and communication skills, and have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (in particular Excel and MS Word).

Interested applicants should email your resume directly to


Wine Shop Retail Associates – Part Time, Seasonal 

As a Retail Associate, you will be an ambassador for Burrowing Owl Estate Winery. Your position will include providing guests with exceptional customer service, imparting your knowledge of Burrowing Owl Estate Winery wines through conversation, customer tastings and sales. Enhancing the guest experience while providing information about our Sonora Room restaurant, The Guest House, local destinations and attractions, and the continued financial support of the Burrowing Owl Conservation Fund will also be an important part of this role.

Start date: mid-April, 2015 – End of September/early October (Seasonal/Part Time)

Position Requirements:

- Open and flexible schedule for the duration of the season
- WSET or wine knowledge a definite asset
- Experience working in a hospitality or retail environment
- Working knowledge of computers to learn point cash system
- Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position including repetitive lifting of 40 lbs, being able to stand for extended periods of time, as well as navigate stairs
- Current Serving It Right certification
- Must be of legal age to serve alcohol in B.C. 

Qualities:

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery is committed to the highest standards of excellence and to attracting top-caliber talent. We are looking for service team applicants who have:

- Enthusiasm and passion for providing a world-class experience
- A team-oriented attitude and a proven ability to work collaboratively in a high-performance, fast-paced team environment
- A warm and inviting personality
- Commitment to self-development and continuous learning

Interested applicants should email your resume directly to


Summer Winery Tour Coordinator, Part Time, Seasonal

As our new Summer Tour Co-Ordinator, you will be a key part of our hospitality team. Your position will include coordinating and executing private tours with tour operator companies and with private customer groups, providing tour groups with exceptional customer service from initial contact to on-site tour execution, working in the Wine Shop during peak times, and imparting your knowledge of Burrowing Owl Estate Winery wines through conversation, customer tastings and sales.

Enhancing the guest experience by providing information about the Sonora Room Restaurant, The Guest House, local destinations and attractions, and the continued financial support of the Burrowing Owl Conservation Fund will also be an important part of this role.

Start date: May 2015 – End of September/early October (Seasonal/Part Time)

Position Requirements:

- Open and flexible schedule for the duration of the season
- Proven ability in administration and coordinating & executing successful projects or programs
- Proven ability to communicate well with customers and team members alike
- A naturally upbeat, fun and energetic personality
- WSET or wine knowledge a definite asset
- Experience working in a hospitality or retail environment
- Strong working knowledge of computers including on-line researching, MS WORD & Excel a must. Experience with POS systems an asset
- Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position including repetitive lifting of 40 lbs, being able to stand for extended periods of time, as well as navigate stairs
- Current Serving It Right certification
- Must be of legal age to serve alcohol in B.C. 

Interested applicants should email your resume directly to


2015 Cellar & Vineyard Harvest Hands

We are now seeking ambitious, dedicated and motivated people to work in our cellar for the 2015 harvest. Please submit resume.

We are now taking application for grape picking. Please include prior grape picking experience.

Please submit your resume to 


Sonora Room Restaurant

Now taking resume’s for 2015.

We will be seeking ambitious, dedicated and motivated individuals for our culinary team. We offer competitive wages, scheduled reviews, and gratuity incentive.

Positions include:

Front of House – Supervisors, Servers & Support

We will be recruiting for seasonal service positions in the front of house. Previous experience in a casual fine dining environment is an asset. A positive attitude and the ability to work well in a team environment is essential. Positions will run from May through to October.

Please forward resumes to:

Kitchen

Chef de Partie, Line Cooks, Prep Cooks.

Wages and positions: Dependent on relevant experience and education.

Please forward resumes to:


 

Additional employment contact details:

Tel:  1-250-498-0620   Fax:  1-250-498-0621   Emailemployment@burrowingowlwine.ca

Mail: 

Employment
500 Burrowing Owl Place
Oliver, BC, V0H 1T1