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Eleven Madison Park
11 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10010
Eleven Madison Park hiring Sommelier  in New York, NY

Eleven Madison Park hiring Sommelier  in New York, NY

Eleven Madison ParkMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience)
Expired: Oct 24, 2019

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3 years

Job Details

Eleven Madison Park is a three Michelin-starred restaurant restaurant led by Chef Daniel Humm featuring a thoughtful, multi-course menu inspired by local and seasonal ingredients. Our team is driven by a commitment to serve the most delicious food with the most gracious hospitality.  

We are looking for a passionate and experienced Sommelier to join our wine team.

Requirements for Success:

  • Commitment to excellence
  • Desire to teach and learn 
  • Passion for hospitality, food, and beverage
  • Positive attitude
  • Exceptional wine knowledge
  • At least 3 years' of wine service experience
  • At least 1 year experience in Michelin-starred or fine dining restaurant
  • Ability to communicate with members of the kitchen and dining room teams
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

This is an amazing opportunity to be a part of our team and grow with us! 

Make it Nice is the parent company behind Eleven Madison Park, The NoMad, and Made Nice. Our company culture supports the growth and development of our employees, and provides opportunities for education and advancement. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision, flexible spending accounts, employee dining discounts, 401k, and paid time off after a required waiting period. Make it Nice provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Required Skills

Ability To Lift 40+ Lbs

Basic Floor Service

Cellar Organization

Classic Wine Service Expertise

Classic Wine Service Knowledge

Coffee Knowledge

Craft Cocktail knowledge

Food & Wine Pairings

Glassware Knowledge


Regional Expertise - France

Regional Expertise - Italy

Regional Expertise - Southern Hemisphere

Regional Expertise - Spain/portugal

Regional Expertise - US

Spirits/Cocktails Knowledge

Staff Education

Wine Knowledge

Wine Ordering

Wine Sales Proficiency

Classic Food / Wine Service

Classic Wine Service Knowledge

Customer service

Experience in a Fine Dining Establishment

Experience in a High Volume Environment

Food / Beverage Pairing

Customer Service

Microsoft Office

Staff Education / Motivation


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Fine Dining, Restaurant Group

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Part of Make it Nice

Eleven Madison Park is a fine-dining restaurant driven by a commitment to serve the most delicious food with the most gracious hospitality. We feature a thoughtful multi-course menu, inspired by local and seasonal ingredients. Led by Chef Daniel Humm, the kitchen and dining room teams work together to create one-of-a-kind experiences for our guests. We are proud to have been awarded four stars from The New York Times, three Michelin stars, 2016 James Beard for Outstanding Service, the Ferrari Trento Art of Hospitality Award, and to have been named the best restaurant in North America on the World’s 50 Best Restaurant List.

As a part of Make it Nice, employees at Eleven Madison Park are given an opportunity to discover and pursue their passion while learning and challenging themselves. Our team is made up of diverse people committed to collaboration, contribution and excellence.