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Sommelier - Beano's Cabin - Full Time - Year Round (10 Month) - Beaver Creek, CO

Date:  Nov 25, 2021

Beaver Creek, CO, US

Company:  Beaver Creek Ski Resort
Shift Type:  Year Round (10-month)

We’re looking for team members whose legendary attention to detail and commitment to phenomenal service comes naturally. Pursue a lifestyle that will elevate your expectation of what work can look like. Nothing is too big or too small for the staff to bravely pursue and elevate the expectations of the guest. Do you possess a calling for delivering world-class events and amenities? Then Beaver Creek is for you. www.vailresortscareers.com


As of Nov. 15, 2021, Vail Resorts will be requiring all employees across North America to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


The Sommelier is responsible for pairing, selling and upselling wine in a professional, knowledgable and friendly manner. Every table will be greeted within 5 minutes of being seated, and wine options and preferences will be discussed with all guests. Assist all staff when needed and provide training and support to waitstaff during wine service.


Job Description: 

  • Provides guests with expertise in all areas of wine service, including selection and food pairings
  • Provides expertise, advice, and pairing suggestions for other spirits and beverages, in addition to wine.
  • Selling wine to guests and groups
  • Pairing wine effectively to match menu selections, and budgetary concerns
  • Providing exceptional service to all guests and groups
  • Ensuring all guests have an exceptional experience by assisting staff whenever needed
  • Train and assist waitstaff with wine service - including tastings
  • Ensure all company policies and safety initiatives are adhered to


  • High School diploma - required
  • At least 3 years previous restaurant experience - required
  • Must have 1-2 years of sommelier experience - required
  • Must be knowledgeable of proper food safety and sanitation guidelines - required
  • Must have or obtain valid TIPS certification upon employment - required
  • Will be handling alcohol, and must be at least 21 years of age - required
  • Must be fluent in English - required
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent - preferred



The budgeted range starts at 16.70-19.50.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 


Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 341788

Nearest Major Market: Denver