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Farmstead Cheeses and Wines is looking for a few experienced, motivated, charming, and passionate people to sell Wine and Cheese in our Alameda and Montclair Village (Oakland) locations, part or full time.

This position also includes non-sales duties, like cheese cleaning and care, opening and/or closing the store, stocking shelves, clean up prior to opening, during the business day, and at closing.

Knowledge of wine is an absolute necessity.

Working at Farmstead is fun, friendly, and rewarding. Wages are commensurate with experience and achievement.

Job requirements:

* Real world experience in Retail, Food Service, Restaurant, or Hospitality industries (with experience in wine)

* An enthusiastic passion for great food and wine, and the cultures that produce them, etc.

* Great communications skills (We're looking for the ability to communicate about wine and cheese without snobbery or attitude.)

* A sense of personal responsibility that includes punctuality and a healthy, old-fashioned work ethic.

* Ability to follow directions

* Basic math skills

* Reliable transportation to and from Alameda and the Montclair Village section of Oakland

* Proven sales and customer service competence

* Ability to lift 40-65 pounds (wine and cheese crates) perhaps many times during the day

* Windows computer savvy

* A flexible schedule -- with availability to work weekends, evenings, opening and/or closing shifts. Weekend work is mandatory

* Verifiable references

We're seeking someone who can work up to 40 hours per week, including weekend and evening shifts.

We offer a collegial and fun work environment, a SIMPLE IRA plan, health care for full timers, and generous staff discounts.

Along with your resume, send us an email, telling us about yourself and why you'd be the perfect candidate to work in a great cheese and wine store; and how your work history, qualifications for the job, and personality would fit in with our shop. No cover letter, no response.

Farmstead Cheeses and Wines is an award-winning cheese and wine store that features over 75 cheeses and 650 different wines, as well as a selection of other specialty food products - oils and vinegars, olives, chocolates and crackers. Our team members are an eclectic group who love serving the public and who love helping them to find the right cheese and wine without attitude or snobbery. We enjoy working with each other and serving the public, and are looking for a dynamic person with real world wine experience to join our team.

Physical Requirements:

*Carrying/transporting of loads greater than 35 lbs

*Intermittent standing, walking, reaching, sitting

*Occasional climbing, stooping, twisting and fine manipulation.

*Occasional environmental exposure to cold, heat and water, and rare exposure to dust and fumes.

*Use of machinery including, but not limited to, hand trucks/dollies, commercial dishwashers, knives, cheese cutter and wrapper, scales, computers, printers and other office equipment.

*Use of knives is required.

*Ability to perform physical requirements of a position that requires lifting, stacking of boxes, and repetitive cutting of cheeses.

*Ability to work well with others.

*Ability to communicate and teach product knowledge to fellow staff members.


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Farmstead Cheeses and Wines is looking for a few experienced, motivated, charming, and passionate people to sell Wine and Cheese in our Alameda and Montclair Village (Oakland) locations, part or full time.

This position also includes non-sales duties, like cheese cleaning and care, opening and/or closing the store, stocking shelves, clean up prior to opening, during the business day, and at closing.

Knowledge of wine is an absolute necessity.

Working at Farmstead is fun, friendly, and rewarding. Wages are commensurate with experience and achievement.

Job requirements:

* Real world experience in Retail, Food Service, Restaurant, or Hospitality industries (with experience in wine)

* An enthusiastic passion for great food and wine, and the cultures that produce them, etc.

* Great communications skills (We're looking for the ability to communicate about wine and cheese without snobbery or attitude.)

* A sense of personal responsibility that includes punctuality and a healthy, old-fashioned work ethic.

* Ability to follow directions

* Basic math skills

* Reliable transportation to and from Alameda and the Montclair Village section of Oakland

* Proven sales and customer service competence

* Ability to lift 40-65 pounds (wine and cheese crates) perhaps many times during the day

* Windows computer savvy

* A flexible schedule -- with availability to work weekends, evenings, opening and/or closing shifts. Weekend work is mandatory

* Verifiable references

We're seeking someone who can work up to 40 hours per week, including weekend and evening shifts.

We offer a collegial and fun work environment, a SIMPLE IRA plan, health care for full timers, and generous staff discounts.

Along with your resume, send us an email, telling us about yourself and why you'd be the perfect candidate to work in a great cheese and wine store; and how your work history, qualifications for the job, and personality would fit in with our shop. No cover letter, no response.

Farmstead Cheeses and Wines is an award-winning cheese and wine store that features over 75 cheeses and 650 different wines, as well as a selection of other specialty food products - oils and vinegars, olives, chocolates and crackers. Our team members are an eclectic group who love serving the public and who love helping them to find the right cheese and wine without attitude or snobbery. We enjoy working with each other and serving the public, and are looking for a dynamic person with real world wine experience to join our team.

Physical Requirements:

*Carrying/transporting of loads greater than 35 lbs

*Intermittent standing, walking, reaching, sitting

*Occasional climbing, stooping, twisting and fine manipulation.

*Occasional environmental exposure to cold, heat and water, and rare exposure to dust and fumes.

*Use of machinery including, but not limited to, hand trucks/dollies, commercial dishwashers, knives, cheese cutter and wrapper, scales, computers, printers and other office equipment.

*Use of knives is required.

*Ability to perform physical requirements of a position that requires lifting, stacking of boxes, and repetitive cutting of cheeses.

*Ability to work well with others.

*Ability to communicate and teach product knowledge to fellow staff members.


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43484 Boscell Road, Fremont, CA 94538 USA

Seasonal Team Member
Cashier | Stock | Sales Assistant


ABOUT THE ROLEAs a Seasonal TeamMember, you play an essential role in the customer service experience byproviding customers with fast and friendly service during our busy season. You will build relationships with customers, process transactions,maintain floor merchandise and inventory standards, answer questions, andensure customers leave feeling positive about their visit. Both part-time andfull-time positions may rotate between working as a cashier, a sales specialistor merchandiser/stock associate. You will report to the store managementteam.

Join us to work inone of the most fun and thriving retail companies around!

You will


  • Provide customerservice by greeting and establishing a relationship with customers whileinforming them of our products and services.

  • Performcashier functions and follow minor policy while completing customertransactions

  • ShareTotal Wine & More's product portfolio

  • Assistwith stocking and maintaining inventory levels; communicate any inventoryissues/concerns to leadership

  • Maintain store safety and cleanliness standards on the sales floor, stock room, lockers, kitchen, bathroom, etc.

  • Collectionof carts from parking lot and assisting customers with loading purchases intheir vehicles

  • Receivegreat employee discounts!


What we're looking for

  • 21 yearsof age or older

  • Ability towork a flexible schedule as business requires, which may also depend on yourpreference for part-time or full-time hours

  • Experienceusing technology applicable to the position and access information necessary tocomplete daily responsibilities

  • Stronginterpersonal skills with a positive and engaging attitude

  • Valuecollaboration and acting as a team player


Physical Requirements (with or without accommodations):

  • Walk, bend down repeatedly, and be on feet for 8-10 hours a day

  • Climb ladders and lift 50 lbs. overhead and repeatedly



Total Wine & More is the country's largest independent retailer of fine wine, beer and spirits, and we continue to grow our footprint year over year. Total Wine offers exciting and unique career opportunities across the country and in our corporate office. Our strength is our people. We have a commitment to training and career growth, all in an environment that values new ideas and teamwork. If you share our entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for providing best-in-class customer experience, take a moment to apply or learn more at www.TotalWine.com/About-us/Careers!

Total Wine & More is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Total Wine & More makes reasonable accommodations during all aspects of the employment process, including during the interview process. Total Wine & More is a Drug Free Workplace.

The information provided above indicates the general nature and level of work required of the position and is not a comprehensive list of all responsibilities or qualifications. Benefits list is only a highlight of some of the benefits offered to team members; eligibility for certain benefits apply.

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