Castle Farms is currently seeking to hire for the following positions. Please read the below descriptions for more information and download an application. Castle Farms is an equal opportunity employer. Thank you!
1918 Cellars Wine Room Associate
Starting Rate: $11 + tips
As a Wine Room Associate, you will be responsible for providing the best possible experience to each guest, while developing a relationship that promotes sales and brand loyalty. This position is the champion of customer service in creating the perfect balance of education and customer satisfaction. Tasks for this roll include being able to answer guest questions, pouring wine and hard cider, and selling items from the 1918 Cellars Bistro. Wine Room Associates will greet guests in a positive way, while being able to answer visitor questions about Castle Farms history, and to give wine recommendations. This position will also consist off helping assemble displays, stocking retail items, and maintaining a clean facility.
This is a seasonal position April through October. We are looking to hire one full time employee and two part time employees.
Seasonal Full-Time Position (full-time hours April – October; part-time hours November – March)
Starting Rate: $12-$13 per hour (rate determined based on experience)
Castle Farms is looking for an outgoing, personable, self-starter who is excited about facilitating weddings. This person must be a mature, organized, hardworking individual who is willing to work weekends. The position requires exceptional communication between clients and coworkers, quick problem-solving skills and the ability to confidently carry out event standards. Interviews for this position will begin immediately with a targeted hire date as soon as possible in April.
Assistant Venue Coordinator
Two Year-Round Part-Time Positions (between 10-24 hours each week May – October; hours vary November – April based on event schedule)
One Seasonal Part-Time Position (between 10-24 hours each week May – October)
Starting Rate: $10-$12 per hour (rate determined based on experience)
If you are a night owl, we want to talk to you! Castle Farms is seeking an energetic, hard-working individual to assist our Venue Coordinators in facilitating wedding ceremonies, as well as closing receptions and other events. This individual must be mature, outgoing, and willing to work weekends and late evenings. The position requires customer service skills, quick problem solving, exceptional communication skills, the ability to work well under pressure, and initiative. We’re looking for someone who can carry out our high standards for events as well as follow COVID-19 safety guidelines while doing minor clean up at the end of the night.
Castle Farms is looking for part-time hardworking individuals for our set-up and housekeeping departments. These individuals must be self-starters and mature, personable team players with an eye for detail. The positions require good communication skills, problem solving, and the ability to effectively carry out tasks as assigned.
Castle Farms is looking for 2 charismatic, self-motivated part-time Tour Guides to show guests around our historic property. This individual must be willing to work some weekends and evenings. The position requires flexibility, enthusiasm, and the enjoyment of history, particular in the Charlevoix area. Interviews for this position will begin in March with a targeted hire date in April. Position available through mid-October.
Castle Farms is looking for a patient, fun individual to be our on-site Daycare Assistant. This individual must be 18+ years old, have CPR and First Aid training, be good with kids (ages 6 weeks to 10 years old) and be able to pass a background check. The schedule is generally Monday through Thursday with weekends off. Previous childcare experience is a plus!
Gift Shop Sales Associate
Castle Farms is looking for friendly and motivated Gift Shop Sales Associates. 2 part-time and 1 full time position available April-September/October. These individuals must be mature, outgoing, and willing to work weekends. The position requires exceptional communication and multi-tasking skills. Experience in retail is a plus but not required.
Gift Shop Sales Associate
Hungry Ducks Farm, Castle Farms’ brand new sister-business, is looking for friendly and motivated Gift Shop Sales Associates. 1 part-time and 1 full time position available April-September. These individuals must be mature, outgoing, and willing to work weekends. The position requires exceptional communication and multi-tasking skills. Experience in retail is a plus but not required.
Applicants may download the application below. Once filled out, you may return it to us in one of the following ways:
- Drop in to say hi! Bring your application in for a chance for an on-the-spot entrance interview.
- Email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax it to 231-237-0994
- Mail it to us at: Castle Farms HR, 5052 M-66 North, Charlevoix, MI 49720