Tasting Room Guide

The Tasting Room Guide contributes to the company’s success by educating customers about Westward American Single Malt Whiskey. They proactively support a safe work environment by upholding the company’s safety procedures. They live the company’s core value of taking care of our own – our coworkers, our friends and our neighbors.

Westward Whiskey maintains four retail spaces in Portland: One at the Distillery in South East Portland, one on North West 23rd Ave and two at the Portland Airport.

Essential functions:

·       Open and Close store, balance register, and count inventory

·       Process transactions quickly and accurately

·       Greet customers upon arrival and assist with tastings and merchandise sales

·       Sample and serve customers Westward Whiskey products

·       Develop and maintain product knowledge with assistance from retail management

·       Clean and stock store as needed

·       Regular and reliable attendance

·       Other duties assigned by Westward Whiskey management

Job Requirements:
·       Flexible schedule and available to cover shifts
·       Reliable transportation to and from work

·       Must be able to work weekends, including mornings and/or evenings

·       Desire to learn and teach others about local and regional distilling industry

·       Excellent customer service skills and ability to engage with customers in a professional and positive manner

·       Able to remain cool, calm, and collected when faced with adversity

·       Able to stand and serve flights throughout majority of shift (7-8 hours)

·       Must be able to keep up with intervals of high paced work flow and remain engaged with work during slower periods

·       21 + with current and valid OLCC Service Permit

·       Able to pass federal background check

Part time
Salary Range
$27,000.00 - 46,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Portland, OR 97214, US