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Title Server - Terrace
City West Kelowna
Province BC
Description Mission Hill Family Estate Winery has long been regarded a jewel of the British Columbia wine industry; producing world-class wines from its stunning location atop the sweeping hills of West Kelowna, British Columbia. The iconic winery is known for its international award-winning wines and dramatic architecture set against a backdrop of majestic mountains, scenic lakes and the geometric beauty of the vineyards that define the valley. Mission Hill’s elegant and internationally acclaimed wine portfolio celebrates the unique and diverse micro-climates of perhaps the world’s most exciting emerging wine region.


Each year Mission Hill Family Estate welcomes more than one hundred thousand visitors to experience the winery’s dramatic architecture which culminates in a setting celebrating wine, food and the arts. Experiences include the award-winning Terrace Restaurant, named “one of the top five winery restaurants in the world” by Travel + Leisure Magazine, our annual summer concert series, and the unique Wine Boutique with treasures from around the globe that both surprise and delight. Guests also enjoy Sommelier-led Winery Tours and Tastings where they gain an understanding of our winemaking philosophy as well as insights into the unique Terroir that make Okanagan Wine Country so special. In 2016, Mission Hill Family Estate was honoured to host the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their royal tour in Canada.


Mission Hill offers fine dining experiences like no other in the Okanagan Valley. Overlooking rows of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, guests can enjoy world-class service and cuisine du terroir at our award-winning Terrace Restaurant. The winery is also host to a variety of special Private Events. From exclusive private dinners to spectacular concerts held in our outdoor amphitheater, events celebrate Mission Hill wines, fine dining, and the arts. Service team members pride themselves on working together to create a memorable and exceptional dining experience by anticipating guest needs and going above and beyond guest expectations. At Mission Hill, all staff have opportunities to grow their skills in Hospitality as well as to continually develop their wine and culinary knowledge. The service teams are led by Food and Beverage Manager.


Position: Terrace Restaurant Server

Position Dates: April 2017 – October 2017 (Seasonal)

Apply Online: www.missionhillwinery.com


Position Responsibilities

• Create an exemplary dining experience through gracious guest service and Mission Hill wine and menu knowledge
• Work collaboratively with entire Terrace Service Team to ensure excellent service timing
• Develop and maintain an in depth knowledge of Mission Hill wines and menu offerings
• Complete duties including cleaning, polishing tasks, table maintenance, and general organization of restaurant


Position Requirements

• 2-3 years of food and beverage service experience in a fine dining environment
• Minimum 1 year Server experience working in a fast-paced, restaurant environment
• Open and flexible schedule for the duration of the season
• Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position including repetitive lifting of 30-50 lbs, being able to stand for extended periods of time, as well as navigate stairs
• Current Serving It Right certification
• Must be of legal age to serve alcohol in B.C.
• Previous wine-related (WSET, etc.) training is an asset


Mission Hill is committed to the highest standards of excellence and to attracting top-caliber talent. We are looking for a Service Team applicants who have a genuine enthusiasm for fine dining and a passion for exemplary world-class guest service. Successful applicants will display a professional demeanour with a positive and open-minded attitude. To thrive in this position, one must show a proven ability to work collaboratively in a high-performance and fast-paced team environment.


Please take the time to visit our website, www.missionhillwinery.com to take a virtual tour of our winery, meet our family, and become inspired by our philosophy and vision. Once your passion and creative genius are inspired, we look forward to receiving your online application through our website.

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