Tassel Ridge Winery is now hiring for the following positions:

Part-Time Tasting Room Staff
Part-Time Wine Ambassadors


Now hiring Part-Time Tasting Room Staff!

Tassel Ridge Winery is seeking local vibrant, enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about wine to work in our Tasting Room. The successful candidate must be able to work a minimum of two-weekends a month (including Saturday and Sunday) as well as a few special events on Thursday or Friday evenings.

The ideal candidates will be comfortable conducting detailed group tours for guests and can understand the value and importance of creating personal customer relationships.  Primary responsibilities include enlightening our customers about our wine; conducting wine tastings that entertain, educate, and delight; and performing gift shop transactions.

Position starts at $10/hour and increases to $12/hour once training is complete.

Attributes that are needed to perform these responsibilities include:

  • An interest in wine and a desire to learn about wine by tasting and consuming it with meals
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • An ability to effectively communicate with a diverse customer base
  • Team-oriented with the ability to work in an environment that requires flexibility
  • Ability to work special evening events
  • A professional demeanor and appearance
  • Computer knowledge
  • Previous restaurant, waitress/waiter, food prep experience

The capability to lift 40 lbs. and stand/walk for long periods of time is required.

See below for more information on how to apply.




Now hiring Part-Time Wine Ambassadors!  If you live in or around the following areas, we’d enjoy hearing from you!

  • Burlington
  • Davenport
  • Decorah/New Hampton
  • Dubuque
  • Mason City
  • Newton
  • Washington
  • Waterloo

This position will work 6–8 wine-tasting events per month.  Events take place in the late afternoon or early evening on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The successful candidate will demonstrate a passion for wine and a desire to converse with patrons about our wine. We will provide full training so that our Ambassadors can represent the winery at promotional and wine-tasting events, and knowledgeably converse with attendees about the winery and its wines.



Applications, resumes, and cover letters can be submitted via mail, fax, or e-mail to the following:

Human Resources

Tassel Ridge Winery

P.O. Box 115

Oskaloosa, IA 52577-0115

Fax: 641.673.0566


Click here to download an application.

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