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Shop Manager / Homebrewing and Winemaking Specialist

Job Summary

The Wine and Hop Shop is looking to add another member to its team! 

We are looking for a friendly, team-oriented person who enjoys winemaking and beermaking, and is even more passionate about teaching others the art of fermentation. 

Responsibilities and Duties

You’ll wear many hats at the Wine and Hop Shop. Day-to-day responsibilities and duties include:

  • Generating weekly orders from multiple distributors.
  • Creating and managing systems of organization.
  • Managing day-to-day operations.
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the Shop.
  • Answer customer questions related to winemaking, beermaking, and pretty much anything else fermented, whether it be in person, on the phone, or via email.
  • Utilize point-of-sale system to ring up customer transactions, whether it be an in-person transaction, an order taken over the phone, or an order received through the website.
  • Restock shelves.
  • Help unload, check-in, and stock items that come in from weekly orders.
  • Occasionally make a batch of beer, wine, cider, mead, or soda to be used as free samples in the Shop.
  • Help out at charitable events throughout the year.
  • Handle cash and credit card transactions in an accurate and honest way.
  • Perform opening and closing duties, including doing the books and completing the cleaning checklist.
  • Other assorted projects that utilize your skills and interests, whether it be graphic design, social media, etc.

Qualifications and Skills

  • In-depth knowledge of beer, wine, and other fermentables, with a strong focus on the making process a big plus.
  • Friendly, outgoing personality with a strong desire to learn more about the craft and share that knowledge with others.
  • Ability to lift 60 lbs.
  • Computer skills; experience with Google Suite applications a plus.
  • Reliable math skills to competently run cash register.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Previous retail managerial experience a plus!
  • Experience with social media a plus!

Hours Desired

To start off, ~25 hours per week. We are looking to fill the following shifts initially:

  • Mondays (10:45-6:15)
  • Occasional Tuesdays (10:45-6:15)
  • Occasional Thursdays (12-4ish)
  • Fridays (10:45-6:15)
  • Every other Saturday (9:45-5:15)
  • Occasional Sundays (10:45-4:15)
  • Other occasional spot fill-ins

The Wine and Hop Shop is an equal-opportunity employer. People of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please end a cover letter and resume to or drop them off at the Wine and Hop Shop (1919 Monroe Street).