Join Our Crew

Interested in joining the Locke Crew? 

We believe in creating ones path in the world. If you are interested in joining our crew, please email Kirsten at kirsten@lockevineyards.com. All emails must  include your resume and a cover letter on why Locke and what skills you would bring to our crew.

2021 Openings: 

Wine & Farmhouse Position 

Job Description & Responsibilities: 

Welcome and Greet all guests to the property. Create a memorable experience for the guests by engaging in a professional dialogue of the Locke Vineyards handcrafted wines, vineyards, boutique items and family history. The wine & farmhouse crew position is expected to complete all tastings with guests by being engaging & connected through the property, wines, farmhouse products and local history/community at Locke Vineyards. Handle routine sales transactions of wine, products and tours/tastings. Assist with wine and farmhouse product packaging, display and stocking. Assist in maintaining the cleanliness and function of the facilities. Assist with hospitality special events and wine club shipments as needed.

Wine & Farmhouse Ambassador Position is a part-time 10-20 hrs/per week position with the expectation of Saturday/Sunday being the main work days. Willing to work with changing schedules with the right fit. 

Compensation is based on experience and is established prior to hire. Commissions are based on quarterly sales goals set by the owner(s) + daily crew member split tips from POS. 

Wine & Farmhouse Ambassador has a (60) day probation period when all extensive employee manual and system training will occur. A review will take place by management and owner(s) after (60) days.

The following reflects management’s definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

Qualifications: 

Love and knowledge of Calaveras County, Murphys, Wine (especially Locke Wines), gardens, and community. 

Commitment to excellence and high standards with professional appearance and demeanor.

Proficient on the ipad/computer (familiar with POS & reservations systems)

Excellent presentation skills.

Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills with the ability to manage priorities and workflow.

Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm. Excellent customer service and sales skills.

Physical Requirements: 

Must be at least 21 years of age

Must be able to bend, squat, climb, push, stoop and crouch repeatedly

Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods as required by job duties

Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs on a regular basis

Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously