Tasting Room Sales Associate (Wine Jobs: Wine Retail & Sommelier)

Full Time

  Naked Winery

  Seaside, Oregon


We are a growing winery with a big personality, based in Hood River, Oregon. We have tasting room locations in Hood River, Bend, McMinnville, and Seaside. Naked Winery is on a mission to inspire meaningful connections by encouraging people to pop open a bottle of wine and share time with each other. Our philosophy is to produce premium wines, with styles driven by the consumer. We believe in drinking what you love with the people you love. Get Uncorked and enjoy what life unexpectedly brings you!


Tasting Room Sales Associates are ambassadors of Naked Winery and are responsible for providing exceptional, memorable guest experiences that embody the mission and values of the company while maximizing wine sales and enlisting new Club Naked members. In addition, the sales associate is also expected to complete tasting room operations including opening and closing duties, cleaning, stocking, food prep and POS functions. This position is part-time.


  • Greet guests, guide them through wine tasting options, open bottles and pour flights
  • Educate about our wines, mission, and story and promote wine club to all guests
  • Be a team player, work with other sales associates to reach daily and monthly sales goals
  • Multitask, handle multiple groups and flights while also maintaining side-work, stocking, dishes etc.
  • Utilize POS systems on iPad and computer to process sales orders and reports
  • Follow direction and fulfill duties assigned by manager
  • Maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced hospitality environment
  • Manage high-volume wine and merchandise sales
  • Adhere to OLCC laws and guidelines for serving and selling alcohol
  • Must be 21+ years of age and able to present or obtain a valid OLCC servers permit upon hiring


  • Bachelor Degree (or working towards)
  • Flexible with scheduling, available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Friendly, outgoing and engaging with strong communication and customer service skills
  • Pro-active, reliable, honest, and punctual


  • Lift 40-50 lbs frequently and stand for long periods of time
  • Perform tasks requiring bending, standing, walking, twisting, and carrying
  • Work in a loud, busy environment with elevated music and crowded spaces


Starts at $12/hour base plus commission, tips, and bonus. Sales Associates can potentially average $25+/hour. We offer a generous wine discount, complimentary quarterly wine club benefit, company 401k, regular training opportunities for increasing wine knowledge.  At Naked Winery, we pride ourselves on cultivating a talented, passionate team. Join a unique and growing company!

Naked Winery is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. 

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