Employment

We are now hiring for the 2024 season!

Sonora Room Restaurant Jobs

Restaurant Manager (Front of House):
As the Restaurant Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the seamless operation of our restaurant, aligning with our vision and commitment to exceptional guest experiences. Collaborating closely with the Culinary Director and other BOV department heads, you will oversee all aspects of day-to-day operations, maintaining high standards in sales, guest service, food quality, cleanliness, and employee satisfaction. Click here for more information about this position. Employee housing is available for the right candidate. Start date: March 1, 2024.
 
Chef de Partie: 
Reporting to the Sous Chefs, you will be a key part of the culinary team. You have a passion for culinary excellence, the skills, experience, and a passion to deliver exceptional quality cuisine. The ideal candidate is a positive, enthusiastic team player who works well under pressure in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. Opportunity for long-term employment with the company.
 
Line Cooks: 
You will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience and be part of a professional team. Some experience is preferred as a line cook. Learn from the best and kick your career into high gear! Opportunity for advancement for the right candidate.
 
Dishwashers: 
This entry-level position allows you to learn and gain experience working in a highly professional environment.  Full training provided. Opportunity for advancement for the right candidate.
 
Servers & Support Staff: 
We are looking for a range of service staff, from skilled and experienced servers to support staff and bartenders.  Training is provided. Exceptional gratuity opportunity.
 
To apply, please send your cover letter and resume with Sonora Room Jobs in the subject line to:

Guest House Jobs

Front Desk Associates (part-time and full-time)
We are seeking one highly motivated and customer-oriented individual to join our team as a Front Desk Associate. As the first point of contact for guests, the Front Desk Associate is crucial in ensuring a positive and memorable experience for all visitors. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, exceptional organizational abilities, and a friendly demeanour to provide exceptional customer service. Click here for more info.

Housekeepers (part-time and full-time)
We seek a dedicated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Housekeeper. As a vital staff member, you will maintain cleanliness and orderliness throughout our winery. The ideal candidate takes pride in their work, exhibits a strong work ethic, and understands the importance of creating a clean and welcoming environment for our guests. Click here for more info.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume attention Guest House Jobs to:

Wine Shop Jobs

Wine Shop Associates (part-time or full-time, must be 19 years of age)
We are looking for Wine Shop Associates to join our dynamic team of wine and hospitality professionals. If you are passionate about wine, provide exceptional customer experience, and enjoy working in a fun and social environment, this job is for you. Wine Shop Associates are interested in wine and culinary topics and keen to work in a fast-paced environment.  Click here for more info.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume attention Wine Shop Manager, to:

About Burrowing Owl Vineyards Ltd.

We strive to provide a warm and welcoming employment experience for all staff. We believe in work-life balance and ensuring staff have the training, support, and opportunities for growth to reach their full potential. Burrowing Owl Vineyards is owned and operated by the Wyse family, and we operate based on the following:

Mission Statement

To create premium quality wine and hospitality experiences that enhance social connections for our customers and co-workers while caring for the environment, its inhabitants, and our surrounding ecosystems.

Core Values

  • We care deeply about creating the finest quality products and services we can. 
  • We monitor the environmental impact of our actions and strive to reduce our footprint daily.
  • We enjoy contributing to our guests’ and co-workers’ life experiences and aim to enhance their social connections.
  • We have fun and look forward to going to work each day.
  • We believe in and actualize the family values of kindness, honesty, mutual respect, responsibility, accountability, compassion, and flexibility.
  • We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable environment for all customers and employees. 
  • We are resourceful, curious, and hardworking team players.

Employment benefits for staff in all departments

  • Competitive wages
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Staff discounts in the Wine Shop, Sonora Room and Guest House
  • Annual and seasonal employee social functions
  • End-of-season wine bonus
  • Gratuities in some roles (varies by department)
  • Staff accommodation is available for some positions.

Burrowing Owl Vineyards Ltd. is an equal-opportunity employer and ensures Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in our hiring practices.

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