Sommelier

LUCAS Restaurants

Assist with providing exceptional wine experience, coupled with the collaboration of like-minded industry professionals.

  • Most exciting restaurant opening in Australia
  • Opportunity to join the most talented wine team in the industry
  • Be a part of the redefinition of wine experience
About 80 Collins
An internationally renowned restaurant in the heart of Melbourne, 80 Collins is completely unique heralding a new age of dining. Bringing together three highly regarded and experienced restaurateurs; chef Martin Benn, Vicki Wild and Chris Lucas to create a restaurant never seen before in Australia. Grand in scale, design and experience.

About the Role:
Assist the Beverage Director with overall wine delivery. You will have an unwavering passion and appreciation of wine. This is a hands-on role with focus on service delivery, upkeep and maintenance of the wine cellar and list. Ensure exceptional guest service at all times, in line with the Lucas Restaurants’ values.

Skills & Experience:
  • Demonstrated experience as Sommelier in similar restaurant environment
  • Previous experience in delivering wine training to FOH staff is essential
  • Extensive knowledge of wine, new and old world
  • Experience with stock control and inventory management
  • Must be up to date with industry trends
  • Exceptional service skills and guest focus
  • Highly adaptable and able to perform in high-pressure service periods
  • Proven ability in building effective relationships
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Exceptional communication and presentation
  • Full time availability including weekends, public holidays, opening and closing shifts
  • WSET certification advantageous
  • RSA certificate

Benefits:
  • Opportunity for growth & professional development
  • Work with Melbourne’s most progressive and innovative restaurant group
  • Discounted parking and employee discount on Lucas venues and events
 
How to Apply:
Click ‘Apply’, submit your updated CV and complete a brief questionnaire.