Sonora Room Restaurant

Offering the highest quality dining experience, The Sonora Room Restaurant at Burrowing Owl celebrates locally sourced ingredients in creative, seasonally driven menus for lunch and dinner. Bring your passion, and have fun with us this summer in one of the most beautiful places to live and work.
Accommodations are available for dedicated employees who can commit to spending a full season helping us deliver an amazing experience to our guests. We offer competitive wages, a collaborative work environment, and great benefits including staff meals, bi-weekly tips and end of season wine bonus. Be part of The Sonora kitchen team and you become part of the family at Burrowing Owl Estate Winery.
Positions available — Sous Chef, Chef de Partie, Line Cooks & Dishwashers. The ideal candidates are team players who work well under pressure in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
Chef de Partie: reporting to the Sous Chef, you will be a key part of the culinary team. The successful candidate will enjoy a fast paced environment, and work well under pressure. Wage range for this position is $20-22/hr plus bi-weekly tips.
Line Cooks: a great attitude is critical, and some experience is preferred as a line cook. You will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience and learn from our Restaurant Chef and Culinary Director. Starting wage is $18/hr plus bi-weekly tips. Opportunity for advancement for the right candidate.
Dishwashers: An entry level position that allows you to learn and gain experience working in a highly professional environment. Starting wage $16.50/hr plus tips. Enjoy great benefits and wages with full training provided. Opportunity for advancement for the right candidate.

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Join the Guest House team as a Housekeeper.  The scenic boutique hotel adjoining the winery requires full time or part time, seasonal staff to take care of guest rooms and laundry.  Previous experience preferred but not a requirement.  Some benefits apply. Starting wage is above minimum wage rates ($15.20 as of June 1, 2021).  Please leave your resume at the front desk or send an email,

Wine Shop Associates (part time, seasonal)

We are looking for Wine Shop Associates to join our dynamic team of wine and hospitality professionals. If you have a passion for wine and providing exceptional customer experience, and enjoy working in a fun and social environment, this may be the job for you. Wine Shop Associates are team players, are interested in wine and culinary topics and are keen to work in a fast paced environment. We offer competitive wine shop wages, potential for end of season bonus, wine samples, and discounts on dining in the Sonora Room and stays in the Guest House. 

For more information, check on INDEED.

Team training will begin late March. To apply, please send your cover letter and resume attention Wine Shop Manager, to:

2021 Cellar Harvest Positions

We are seeking ambitious, dedicated and motivated individuals with a passion for wine, to join our cellar team bringing in the vintage. We are now accepting resumes for experienced harvest hands preferably cellar experience.

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Additional employment contact details:

Tel:  1-250-498-0620   Fax:  1-250-498-0621


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500 Burrowing Owl Place
Oliver, BC, V0H 1T1