Does the opportunity to work with a Grand Award Wine Spectator List excite you? Perhaps Sierra Mar Restaurant, at the world renowned Post Ranch Inn, should be your next career move. We seek a Sommelier to join our team. 

JOB‌ ‌OBJECTIVE:‌ ‌‌As‌ ‌a‌ ‌member‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌Post‌ ‌Ranch‌ ‌Inn‌ ‌and‌ ‌Sierra‌ ‌Mar‌ ‌Restaurant,‌ ‌the‌ ‌Sommelier‌ ‌will‌ ‌ensure‌ ‌a‌ ‌world-class‌ ‌guest‌ ‌experience‌ by interacting with guests and supporting the service team with wine offerings.


  • Must‌ ‌have‌ ‌a‌ ‌High‌ ‌School‌ ‌diploma,‌ ‌and‌ ‌college‌ ‌or‌ ‌secondary‌ ‌education‌ ‌preferred‌ ‌

  • Must‌ ‌have‌ ‌at‌ ‌least‌ ‌2‌ ‌years‌ ‌of‌ ‌Sommelier experience in a fine dining atmosphere ‌ ‌ ‌

  • Prior‌ ‌training,‌ ‌development‌ ‌and/or‌ ‌supervisory‌ ‌experience‌ ‌is‌ ‌required‌ ‌ ‌

  • Proven‌ ‌track‌ ‌record‌ ‌of‌ ‌providing‌ ‌a‌ ‌unique‌ ‌guest‌ ‌experience‌ ‌ ‌

  • Continual‌ ‌interest‌ ‌in‌ ‌staying‌ ‌up‌ ‌to‌ ‌date‌ ‌with‌ ‌food,‌ ‌wine,‌ ‌and‌ ‌fine‌ ‌dining‌ ‌trends‌ ‌

  • Ability‌ ‌to‌ ‌establish‌ ‌effective‌ ‌partnerships‌ ‌with‌ ‌all‌ ‌departments‌ ‌ ‌


  • Ability to use repetitive hand and body motions on a regular basis such as grasping, writing, typing, listening, hearing, and visual acuity

  • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time on varying ground levels with stairs on a regular basis 

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds or more on a consistent basis and to bend, stoop, stretch, climb and squat frequently to fulfill a range of manual tasks

ABOUT US: Post Ranch Inn is one of the most acclaimed five star luxury resorts in the world and is consistently listed as one of the world's best places to stay. Embracing the dramatic beauty of the California coastline with its cliffs, mountains, and panoramic ocean views, the 39 guestrooms and private homes blend rustic elegance with luxury and comfort, intertwined with a strong commitment to environmental and social responsibility.

Post Ranch Inn offers its employees a chance to experience Big Sur at its finest. We offer very competitive benefits which include affordable insurance plans, paid vacation and sick time, 401K Retirement Matching Contribution, discounts throughout the property and Guest Experience Stays. In addition to these wonderful benefits, Sierra Mar offers an employee culinary reference library, educational trips, ongoing culinary education and the opportunity to pick fresh ingredients directly from our garden on property. Post Ranch Inn is also proud to offer onsite employee housing (based on availability).

To join our very accomplished team of culinary professionals, please apply now.  Interviewing starts immediately.

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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