JOIN THE QUAILS' GATE

FAMILY

At Quails’ Gate Winery, we believe great wine starts in great vineyards.
We know that great teams begin with great people.

Please note that although some of our positions are seasonal, we’re always looking for people who are passionate about what they do and enjoy being part of an amazing team.

If you’d like to put your talent and creativity to work, we’d love to hear from you.

 

Seasonal

MAINTENANCE SUPPORT

At Quails’ Gate we take great pride in our Estate and recognize that exceptional guest experiences start the moment a visitor enters our property. As part of our maintenance team you will work with every department insuring everything runs efficiently and is impeccably maintained. From the wine production facility, to our retail store, restaurant and lakefront guest houses your role in integral to offering outstanding guest services.

Do you enjoy a challenge and thrive on innovation?

Are you punctual and bring your positive outlook and demeanor to work every day?

If you answered yes… then we want to talk to you

 

Responsibilities

  • Provide repairs and maintenance as required and within budget (assist in annual maintenance plans including capital requests)
  • Review deficiencies monthly/annually and report on progress
  • Provide maintenance expertise for fire suppression, plumbing, water, electrical, HVAC, DDC and storm drainage systems, wastewater, carpentry, painting, small engine repairs, irrigation (including blow out and leak locating), swimming pool and hot tub maintenance, maintenance of common areas including outbuildings, fences, and parking lots and other general maintenance issues as they arise
  • Advise on maintenance issues including standards and procedures for activity and equipment
    Submit invoices with purchase orders to accounting
  • Projects as requested by Department Managers through help desk

Requirements

  • Previous experience with Pools/Hot tubs and pool certification, an asset
  • General Mechanical and Carpentry ability, an asset
  • General Handyman capabilities as well as experience in preventative maintenance
  • Ticketed electrician, millwright or HVAC, an asset

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Assistant Wine Shop Manager

Quails’ Gate takes great pride in our wine and our hospitality. For many guests, the Wine shop is a first introduction to Quails’ Gate and the opportunity to create a meaningful experience and lasting connection. From guiding a tasting to simply wrapping up an order or carrying out a case of wine, our Wine Shop staff are the people who bring the Quails’ Gate experience to life.

About Quails’ Gate: Family-owned and -operated since 1989, Quails’ Gate Winery is one of Canada’s foremost estate wine producers. We farm over 320 acres of vines, create award-winning culinary experiences and are dedicated to crafting outstanding quality wines. With a pioneering spirit and dedication to innovation and sustainability we have built our reputation on three pillars: providing consistent high-quality wines, delivering an exceptional visitor experience and ensuring excellence in customer service.

Do you thrive on providing an elevated level of customer service?

Are you team oriented and have excellent communication skills?

Are you punctual and bring your positive outlook and demeanor to work every day?

Are you keen to continue to expand your wine knowledge?

If you answered yes… then we want to talk to you!

 Requirements:

  • 3-5 year of retail experience in a related field (Winery or luxury goods)
  • Supervisory or management experience in retail is an asset
  • Post-secondary education in a relevant field, hospitality or business
  • Flexible schedule, ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Valid Serving It Right Certificate
  • WSET Level 2 or greater (recommended)
  • FOODSAFE 1 (an asset)

Responsibilities:

  • Support the Wine Shop Sales Manager in hiring and training team members to achieve Quails’ Gate vision and the day-to-day tasks
  • Assist with selection, ordering & maintenance of wine and sundry items
  • Provide leadership and motivation, creating and maintain a positive work environment that motivates the team
  • Participate in Cellar Door Club program
  • Provide support in the day-to-day operation of the store as needed
  • Supports and implements strategies to maximize revenue, minimize expenses and drive gains to the bottom line
  • Assist in administrative duties included and not limited to data entry, inventory, coordinating group events and maintaining the POS system and reservations system

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salary and compensation package
  • Employee Preferred Pricing
  • Wine education classes and training programs
  • Staff team building events

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1st Cook

Named one of the Top 100 Restaurants in Canada, Old Vines Restaurant at Quails’ Gate Winery is an all-season culinary destination offering the ultimate in wine and food pairings. With a true ‘sense of place’ overlooking our vineyards and the sparkling waters of Okanagan Lake, Chef Roger Sleiman creates locally sourced seasonal menus to provide an exceptional dining experience. Old Vines Restaurant is considered one of the best places to learn or refine your craft.

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Host/Hostess

Named one of the Top 100 Restaurants in Canada, Old Vines Restaurant at Quails’ Gate Winery is an all-season culinary destination offering the ultimate in wine and food pairings. With a true ‘sense of place’ overlooking our vineyards and the sparkling waters of Okanagan Lake, Chef Roger Sleiman creates locally sourced seasonal menus to provide an exceptional dining experience.  Old Vines Restaurant is considered one of the best places to learn or refine your craft.

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Dishwasher

When you join our exceptional culinary team, you will be presented with the resources to further your wine education and career development. Old Vines Restaurant is seen as one of Canada’s Top 100 restaurants, providing you with a true taste of the Okanagan. With breathtaking views from the restaurant, you are sure to enjoy being a part of our dedicated team.

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of sanitary guidelines and operation of an industrial dishwasher
  • Previous experience in a high paced environment
  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Positive attitude, outgoing and approachable attitude
  • Hard working and reliable
  • Must be able to multitask while under pressure and maintain composure
  • Level 1 Food Safe
  • Interest in pursuing a career within the culinary arts is an asset

Responsibilities:

  • Clean and sanitize pots, pans, utensils, and other minor equipment routinely used in the kitchen following established procedures
  • Restock all service ware
  • Operate dishwasher to company and manufacturer specifications
  • Ensure all equipment is properly maintained and correctly stored
  • Remove garbage/recycling
  • Break down, clean, and sanitize the dish area at the end of the day
  • Ensure dish, storage areas, coolers and equipment are clean and organized
  • Ensure regular communication with Chef/Sous Chef regarding dish area issues and ordering of product
  • Assist in receiving and storing supplies and food

 

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Busser

Named one of the Top 100 Restaurants in Canada, Old Vines Restaurant at Quails’ Gate Winery is an all-season culinary destination offering the ultimate in wine and food pairings. With a true ‘sense of place’ overlooking our vineyards and the sparkling waters of Okanagan Lake, Chef Roger Sleiman creates locally sourced seasonal menus to provide an exceptional dining experience.  Old Vines Restaurant is considered one of the best places to learn or refine your craft.

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