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Summerset Winery is located just minutes outside of Des Moines, Iowa in Indianola. We produce award winning Iowa wine from locally grown, central Iowa grapes. Summerset Winery is a fun, fast paced, agriculture based work environment that hosts many events such as weddings, receptions, corporate events, private parties, wine tastings, and more.

Although we are one of Iowa’s oldest and largest wineries in Iowa, we’re still a small business so we need team members that are diverse, friendly, fast on their feet, and ready to help out however they can. Outstanding customer service skills are a must. If you are an outgoing and energetic person that loves wine and the hospitality industry then please apply!

Tasting Room & Events Assistant

Desired Skills:


• Must be available to work a couple of weekends every month, June-October
• Must be outgoing, friendly and able to work and interact with all types of individuals
• Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
• Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously
• Strong attention to detail and the ability to take initiative
• Ability to lift 50+ lbs pounds repetitively (wine is heavy)
• Must be fast on your feet as our events move quickly
• Current drivers license
• Must be 21+
• Must be ok to get a little dirty from time to time 🙂

Responsibilities:

• Work in our our retail shop including running sales on our ipad based POS
• Assist with the daily management of events including daily setup of tables, chairs for weddings, bridal parties, private events, etc.
• Tasting room & retail shop inventory, stocking of merchandise
• Assist with coordinating additional events, as needed
• Managing guests
• Cleaning and maintenance of event area, sales room, restrooms, etc. as needed
• Other jobs as needed including projects that might include using Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, etc.
• Possibly leading wine tastings and tours

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Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work part-time hours now through fall. Our busy season is June-October.


Wine Ambassador Application

Wine Ambassadors represent Summerset Winery in their local grocery, wine & spirit stores by providing free samples and spreading the word about Summerset Winery.

This is a part time job.
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Summerset Winery is located just minutes outside of Des Moines, Iowa in Indianola. Summerset Winery produces award winning Iowa wine from locally grown, central Iowa grapes. The tasting room is open Tuesday-Sunday all year long and Mondays by appointment. Summerset Winery offers wine tastings and tours, and is the ideal location to host weddings, receptions, corporate events, private parties, and more.