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Sommelier

Posted July 24, 2022

The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta
Atlanta, GA
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About This Job

Job Number

22106108

Job Category

Food and Beverage & Culinary

Location

The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta, 181 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, Georgia, United States VIEW ON MAP

Schedule

Full-Time

Located Remotely?

N

Relocation?

N

Position Type

Non-Management

Job Summary

Issue, open, and serve wine/champagne bottles. Answer guest questions or concerns regarding the origin, vintage, and style of various wines. Update and maintain wine list and MICROS system. Pair and suggest wines that will best complement menu items. Attend wine tastings and develop relationships with vendors. Request new wines and products. Create and update wine lists. Design and implement wine promotions and incentive programs. Monitor and replenish inventory of wine cellar, equipment, and glassware. Train and educate server and bartender staff. Conduct vintage and BIN number checks. Conduct staff wine tastings. Secure liquors, beers, wines, coolers, cabinets, and storage areas. Follow all state and local laws for serving alcohol responsibly. Maintain accurate spill sheet.

Follow all company and safety and security policies and procedures; report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to manager; and complete safety training and certifications. Ensure uniform and personal appearance are clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets. Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests’ service needs, assist individuals with disabilities, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and professional language, and answer telephones using appropriate etiquette. Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, and support team to reach common goals. Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards. Read and visually verify information in a variety of formats (e.g., small print). Stand, sit, or walk for an extended period of time or for an entire work shift. Move, lift, carry, push, pull, and place objects weighing less than or equal to 50 pounds without assistance. Grasp, turn, and manipulate objects of varying size and weight, requiring fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. Move through narrow, confined, or elevated spaces. Move over sloping, uneven, or slippery surfaces as well as up and down stairs and/or service ramps. Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Perform other reasonable job duties as requested by Supervisors.

Marriott International is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive, people-first culture. We are committed to non-discrimination on any protected basis, such as disability and veteran status, or any other basis covered under applicable law.

At more than 100 award-winning properties worldwide, The Ritz-Carlton Ladies and Gentlemen create experiences so exceptional that long after a guest stays with us, the experience stays with them. As the premier worldwide provider of luxury experiences, we set the standard for rare and special luxury service the world over. We invite you to explore The Ritz-Carlton.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta

181 Peachtree Street Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30303

+1 (404) 659-0400

444 Room Hotel

www.ritzcarlton.com

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At The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta hotel you will find an exceptional retreat in the heart of downtown. With impeccable service and an ideal location, our luxury hotel in downtown Atlanta combines a truly modern setting with sophisticated Southern hospitality. Whether you are traveling for important business or planning an adventure-filled weekend retreat, The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta offers world-class service and exceptional accommodations perfect for any occasion. Indulge in a savory, Southern-inspired meal in our luxury hotel’s restaurant, the Atlanta Grill, while enjoying live jazz Tuesday through Saturday. Our downtown Atlanta hotel features luxurious suites and guest rooms elegantly outfitted with classic elegance and style, and our over-sized marble tubs will help melt your cares away. The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta is a Tier 2 property in The Ritz-Carlton Rewards.