Join our team

Join our team

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.

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. We are a team minded company that offers support and mentorship while we work side by side during our exciting and lively tourist season.

For information on career opportunities at Devonian Coast Wineries contact opportunity@devoniancoast.ca.

 

Vineyard Worker - Jost Vineyards

We are looking to add (4) four amazing individuals to our vineyard team for the 2020 growing season (April-November). This opportunity offers the possibility of winter work, repeat seasonal positions, and growth and advancement within the organization. We are seeking those who excel individually and in small groups. As an organization we focus on developing and maintaining a positive and supportive work environment. Our new team members must be aligned with these same goals.
 
The ideal candidate must have a positive attitude, be self-motivated, and enjoy working outside. The ability to learn in a fast paced environment is essential.
 
Practical experience in the farming, forestry or landscaping environments is considered an asset.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Pruning, leaf and bunch thinning, grape vine tucking and crop harvesting; other general farm duties as required
  • Work with the wine-making team and assisting with crushing and pressing during the harvest period
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Be a team player with the focus on overall success of the company
Successful candidates have the following attributes:
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work in extreme weather conditions (cold, heat, rain etc.)
  • Problem solver, flexible, adaptable to change
  • Physically fit with the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., stand, bend and kneel for long periods  and perform other physical tasks as needed 
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks for prolonged periods
  • Ability to follow directions, established procedures and all safety protocols
Additional details:
  • Compensation: 12.55 per hour
  • Hours: 42.5 hours per week (Monday thru Friday and weekends as required) 
  • Terms: Seasonal, Full-time
  • Start date: April 2020.
  • Training provided.
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Retail Associate - Gaspereau Vineyards

Gaspereau Vineyards is a boutique winery located within the Gaspereau Valley. We are only 3 km’s from the town of Wolfville, NS. We are a passionate team of wine enthusiasts committed to our customers & committed to growing the local wine industry.
 
Position: Retail Associate
Place: Gaspereau Vineyards
Wage Rate: $12.55/hour, dependent on experience
Working Hours: Full time & part time, during peak season, May-October 
Must be flexible to work weekends & some evenings
Reports to: Retail Operations Manager-Annapolis Valley
 
Job Purpose:
The Retail Associate is primarily responsible to ensure that guests have a positive experience. They provide guests with information and assistance designed to assist them with their needs. Retail Associates provide the main form of interaction between the public and our brand. As such, they are our primary brand ambassadors & are expected to display & provide a lasting positive image with visitors to the winery and the public at large.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Greet visitors to winery in a positive hospitable manner. Outgoing & dynamic.
  • Provide guests with helpful & knowledgeable assistance with their retail shopping decisions.
  • Interact with guests to determine wine styles, products they will enjoy.
  • Perform opening/closing duties following procedures and checklists.
  • Perform all Point of Sale duties & procedures, including credit/debit reconciliation.
  • Manage product displays in an ongoing attractive & stocked manner.
  • Conduct informative tastings at the product tasting counter in a manner that encourages sales of such products.
  • Be proactive in decision making.
  • Strong ability to multi-task and manage multiple situations at once.
  • Ability to work as part of a team & display interpersonal skills.
  • Basic computer skills are required.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Must be of legal age to serve alcohol.
  • Able to perform food service procedures on licensed patio.
  • Previous retail, food & beverage service and tourism related experience is a strong asset.
Interested applicants may apply to:
opportunity@devoniancoast.ca with subject title Retail Associate

 

Food & Beverage Server - Gaspereau Vineyards

Gaspereau Vineyards is a boutique winery located within the Gaspereau Valley. We are only 3 km’s from the town of Wolfville, NS. We are a passionate team of wine enthusiasts committed to our customers & committed to growing the local wine industry.
 
Position: Food & Beverage Server 
Place: Gaspereau Vineyards
Wage Rate: $12.55/hour, dependent on experience
Working Hours: Full time & part time, during peak season, May-October 
Must be flexible to work weekends & some evenings
Reports to: Retail Operations Manager-Annapolis Valley
 
Job Purpose:
The Patio Server is primarily responsible to ensure that guests have a positive experience. They provide guests with information and assistance designed to assist them with their needs. Patio Servers provide the main form of interaction between the public and our brand. As such, they are our primary brand ambassadors & are expected to display & provide a lasting positive image with visitors to the winery and the public at large.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Greet visitors to winery in a positive hospitable manner. Outgoing & dynamic.
  • Able to carry multiple plates in order to expedite food & beverage services efficiently.
  • Interact with guests to determine listings, menu items they will enjoy.
  • Perform opening/closing duties following procedures and checklists.
  • Perform all Point of Sale duties & procedures, including credit/debit reconciliation.
  • Manage patio table lay-out & presentation at all times.
  • Follow Food Service policies & procedures.
  • Be proactive in decision making.
  • Strong ability to multi-task and manage multiple situations at once.
  • Ability to work as part of a team & display interpersonal skills.
  • Basic computer skills are required.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Must be of legal age to serve alcohol.
  • Able to perform food service procedures on licensed patio.
  • Previous retail, food & beverage service and tourism related experience is a strong asset.
  • Food Handlers certification & other relevant documents are a strong asset.
  • Able to perform duties in role of retail associate as required & as business levels dictate.
Interested applicants may apply to:
opportunity@devoniancoast.ca with subject title Food & Beverage Server