Employment

Our values are at the root of all we do at Devonian Coast Wineries.

While it is an exhilarating time to be part of one of the world's fine emerging wine regions, it is even more exciting to be part of the Devonian Coast team. We are a group of passionate individuals who care deeply about our craft and are excited to play a role in building our company and reputation. We are committed to our products, each other and our focus on customer experience.

Announcing the availability of the following positions for our 2017 season:

Please email your resume to:
Deanna Toth at deanna.toth@hotmail.com
Cell: 705-828-1198
All eligible candidates will be contacted for a personal interview.

 

Jost Vineyards
Position: Seagrape Café F&B Server/Wine consultant

Position Summary:

  • Greeting and seating of guests in our Seagrape Café
  • Taking food and wine orders
  • Table service of food and beverage
  • Assist tourists and guests with wine sampling & local wine information
  • Assisting with festivals and events
  • Assist with stocking of wine and retail items in retail store
  • Assist with retail sales in retail store
  • Serving guests in a past paced environment

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Food and Beverage Service
  • Excellent sales skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Work very well as a team member
  • Outgoing, positive and energetic personality
  • Knowledge of local area
  • Serving it Right
  • POS and Computer Knowledge
  • 19 years of age or older

Atmosphere:

This is a position with versatility! The successful candidate will be given shifts both in our Seagrape Café serving F&B and also serving and discussing local wines with our guests at our wine sampling bar. We offer a fun, fast paced, tourism driven environment.  We will definitely enhance and grow your kitchen, event planning, customer service and local wine knowledge during your tenure with us. Each season we host a number of festivals and music events on our 70-acre vineyard. Our café is open from 10AM – 6PM, 7 days per week with 35 indoor seats and 65 seats on our patio. And a very busy wine sampling bar indoors, adjacent to our retail area. We are a team minded company that offers support and mentorship while we work side by side during our exciting and lively tourist season. Wine training and local wine knowledge will be provided.

Start Date: May 01 2017 OR June 20 2017
End Date: September 01 2017 OR October 11 2017
Hourly Wage: $11.15/Hr. plus gratuities
Location: 48 Vintage Lane, Malagash, Nova Scotia B0K 1E0

Limited Off-Site staff accommodation is available for rent. Access to an automobile would be necessary.

 

Jost Vineyards
Position: Seagrape Café Bus Person

General Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to set and clears restaurant tables.
  • Stock all service stations and assist food servers with table service to ensure total guest satisfaction.
  • Quickly clear dirty table settings and prepare table by resetting.
  • Promptly and consistently reset all service stations as prescribed.
  • Maintain the cleanliness and sanitation of the dining area, including all tables and chairs.
  • Prepare all non-alcoholic beverages required for service, including coffee, iced tea and hot water.
  • Greet guest after they are seated.
  • Responsible for conducting all responsibilities in a professional and ethical manner.
  • Responsible for maintaining a consistent, regular attendance record.

Qualifications:

  • Some restaurant experience helpful, but not mandatory.
  • Outgoing, positive and energetic personality.
  • Professional communication skills are required.
  • Ability to take direction.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure.
  • Food Safe Certificate (We will assist with application)
  • Must be able to work weekends and some holidays.

Atmosphere:

We offer a fun, fast paced, tourism driven environment.  We will definitely enhance and grow your kitchen, event planning, customer service and local wine knowledge during your tenure with us. Each season we host a number of festivals and music events on our 35-acre vineyard. Our café is open from 10AM – 6PM, 7 days per week with 35 indoor seats and 65 seats on our patio. We are a team minded company that offers support and mentorship while we work side by side during our exciting and lively tourist season.

Dates: May 01 2017 – October 11 2017
Hours: 12 – 25 Hours per week
Hourly Wage: $10.20/Hr. plus gratuities
Location: 48 Vintage Lane, Malagash, Nova Scotia B0K 1E0

Limited Off-Site staff accommodation is available for rent. Access to an automobile would be necessary.

 

Jost Vineyards
Position: Seagrape Café Food Prep/Dish Washer

General Responsibilities:

  • Food preparation, chopping vegetables, making salads and putting together entrees. Ensuring that food is properly stored.
  • Performing kitchen maintenance; emptying the trash, mopping floors and washing dishes.
  • Learns and adheres to the designated cooking methods to assist in preparing the appropriate menu items consistently.
  • Strives to learn to improve cooking skills and expands knowledge about food products and techniques.
  • Assist with the cleaning, sanitation, and organization of the kitchen, and all storage areas.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as requested by the Chef, Sous Chef or Kitchen Manager at any time.

Qualifications:

  • Some kitchen experience helpful, but not required.
  • Professional communication skills are required.
  • Ability to take direction.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure.
  • Food Safe Certificate (We will assist with application)
  • Must be able to work weekends and some holidays.

Atmosphere:

We offer a fun, fast paced, tourism driven environment.  We will definitely enhance and grow your kitchen, event planning, customer service and local wine knowledge during your tenure with us. Each season we host a number of festivals and music events on our 35-acre vineyard. Our café is open from 10AM – 6PM, 7 days per week with 35 indoor seats and 65 seats on our patio. We are a team minded company that offers support and mentorship while we work side by side during our exciting and lively tourist season.

Dates: May 01 2017 – October 11 2017
Hours: 12 – 25 Hours per week
Hourly Wage: $10.20/Hr. plus gratuities
Location: 48 Vintage Lane, Malagash, Nova Scotia B0K 1E0

Limited Off-Site staff accommodation is available for rent. Access to an automobile would be necessary.

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