Current Job Openings

Brooklyn Winery is a fully functional winemaking facility and premiere event space located in the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. We offer a full-service event experience, providing clients with the ease of turnkey planning and extreme attention to detail. 

Brooklyn Winery is seeking a talented salesperson with 4+ years experience in the events industry to join its sales team and effectively maintain and grow event bookings. Brooklyn Winery hosts 100+ weddings per year and 150+ social and corporate events, and requires a personable but determined new manager to maximize available inventory, grow average event budget and proactively seek new target accounts. This Events Sales Manager will be responsible for: 

  • Working as part of the wedding sales team to meet monthly wedding booking goals
    •  Driving wedding inquiries
    • Taking clients through the full sales process from appointment to post-booking, including but not limited to:
      • Respond to inquiries and book appointments
      • Walk-Through appointments
        • Hitting goals will require booking 35-40 walk throughs per month, 90% of which will take place outside office business hours (evenings + weekends)
        • Contract Close & Booking
      •  Follow-up and client maintenance until client is introduced to their event manager
  • Driving corporate bookings through proactive outreach tactics and relationship building
  •  Meeting monthly sales goals and accurately tracking projections
  • Updating and maintaining all sales collateral and website language in conjunction with the rest of the sales team
 
The candidate should be extremely personable, well organized and a self-starter. Flexible availability, as noted above, is required to accommodate client needs.

Please send your resume and cover letter to apply. Apply by sending your resume to jobs5@bkwinery.com 

Brooklyn Winery, an urban winery in the heart of Williamsburg, seeks a knowledgable sommelier with a sparkling personality and a passion for wine education. We are a fully functioning winery with a busy wine bar and prolific event business. We are looking for someone to lead private Winery Tours as well as Blending Sessions, Blind Tasting Classes, and a Wine Games activity for corporate and social events. The ideal candidate will have some formal wine education and a deep understanding of the winemaking process. This candidate will have the option to work on a freelance basis or be willing to supplement with server shifts.

Please send your resume and cover letter to apply. Apply by sending your resume to jobs4@bkwinery.com.

BKW is looking for a motivated professional to join the team at our a la carte restaurant, located on Franklin Avenue in Crown Heights. 

We are very excited to be a part of the Crown Heights community. We are serving in a relaxed yet refined setting, alongside a strong wine list and craft cocktails. Ideal candidates should have solid NYC fine dining experience, be creative, and be interested in a serious commitment to a growing company.

 

Job Summary
The Sous Chef reports to the Chef de Cuisine and is responsible for aiding in planning, implementing, directing and maintaining food programs and back of house operations for the restaurant. The chef must ensure that all goals are met while complying with New York State and federal health requirements.  This would be a great position for a skilled line cook looking to take on their first management position.  Any prior kitchen managerial experience is a plus.

 

Responsibilities

  • Work with chef de cuisine to maintain a high standard of food and service and to ensure that food business operates as per upper management’s vision and standards
  • Oversee day to day kitchen operations for all aspects of food production
  • Assist with the development of menus
  • Conduct on-going staff tastings
  • Consistently execute and oversee production of menu
  • Maintain recipe files
  • Assist with food purchases and inventory control
  • Manage back of house personnel, ensuring they comply with management protocols
  • In charge of back of house staff, training
  • Provide culinary leadership to staff
  • Oversee portion control and food presentation
  • Expedite and manage back of house staff during service and key events
  • Responsible for maintaining back of house compliance with Department of Health standards 
  • Conduct regular food safety walkthroughs
  • Work with Front of House team to ensure excellent client experiences

 

Requirements

  • Held a culinary position in a professional NYC fine dining kitchen for at least 5 years
  • Excellent management and delegation skills
  • Positive and constructive attitude during service and able to maintain composure and lead through example
  • Keep a clean and orderly kitchen
  • Hold a NYC Department of Health certificate

Please send your resume and cover letter to apply. Apply by sending your resume to jobs3@bkwinery.com

Brooklyn Winery is seeking freelance events cooks to start in November! Learn all aspects of our busy events business and functional, on-site winery. Brooklyn Winery books over 100 elegant weddings per year, in addition to many special events and a thriving, small plates wine bar. We specialize in upscale New American cuisine served family style. Prep and service shifts available. Duties will include butchering, prepping, and working service for our events. Competitive salary dependent on experience. Weekend availability preferred.

Must have the following:

  • At least one year experience in fine dining or multiple years in high end catering
  • Strong knife skills a must (This includes owning your own knives)
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow recipes
  • Flawless track record with attendance
  • Strong team-working skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Food handler's safety certified a plus
  • Neat, quick and efficient worker
  • Highly independent

Please paste your resume in the body of your email response. Apply by sending your resume to jobs2@bkwinery.com

Brooklyn Winery is looking for a motivated line cook to join our team! The position will primarily be responsible for preparing dishes for the wine bar, but will have the opportunity to help with all aspects of food production for the busy venue. This is a position intended for a highly motivated cook, who does not shy away from responsibility or ownership of their station. This is a supportive environment, with room to grow!

Must have the following:

  • NYC experience on the line in a high volume restaurant
  • Strong knife skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow recipes
  • Flawless track record with attendance
  • Food handler's safety certified a plus
  • Neat, quick and efficient work habits
  • Ability to work independently

Please paste your resume in the body of your email response. Apply by sending your resume to jobs2@bkwinery.com

Brooklyn Winery, an urban winery in the heart of Williamsburg, is currently hiring for a multi tiered position- the ideal candidate will have a solid service background, experience working large events, and a comprehensive knowledge of wine and the winemaking process. 

We are looking for someone who is positive, detail-oriented, has an engaging personality and is enthusiastic about wine.  Seeking someone to join our team immediately. 

Please send your resume and cover letter to apply. Apply by sending your resume to jobs4@bkwinery.com.

BKW by Brooklyn Winery is looking for motivated professionals to join the team at our new restaurant on Franklin Ave. in Crown Heights.

We are excited to be a part of the neighborhood. We are serving in a relaxed yet refined setting, alongside a strong wine list and craft cocktails. Ideal candidates should have solid NYC fine dining experience, be creative, and be interested in a serious commitment to a growing company. 

Accepting applications for : Full-Time and Part-Time Servers

Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a NYC fine dining or casual/fine dining establishment with solid food knowledge and a basic understanding of wine and spirits.

Paste your resume in the body of your email response. No attachments and no head shots. Apply by sending your resume to jobs@bkwinery.com

Brooklyn Winery, an urban winery in the heart of Williamsburg, seeks a personable host for our wine bar and to also work coat check for our large scale private events. The ideal candidate must have weeknight and weekend availability, a positive and sparkling personality, interest in wine, and prior restaurant experience. This position could be part time or full time. Please send your resume and cover letter to apply. Apply by sending your resume to jobs4@bkwinery.com.

Brooklyn Winery is looking for motivated culinary professionals to join our team. The position will help with all aspects of food production for a busy event venue and small plates restaurant. Our boutique urban winery is set in the heart of Williamsburg, one of the borough's most vibrant and creative neighborhoods. We function as a private event venue, and wine bar, featuring full-service weddings with wine crafted on-site, exquisite cuisine, and the beautiful winery as a backdrop. Must have the following:

  • NYC experience in fine dining restaurant or high end catering
  • Strong knife skills a must (This includes owning your own knives)
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow recipes
  • Flawless track record with attendance
  • Strong team-working skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Food handler's safety certified a plus
  • Neat, quick and efficient worker
  • Highly independent

Please paste your resume in the body of your email response. Apply by sending your resume tojobs2@bkwinery.com