Are you passionate about interacting with people, enjoy a busy pace, and thrive on providing superior customer service? Black Star Farms is a destination winery located in a beautiful resort area. Our team in Northwest Michigan enjoys beaches, water sports, biking, hiking forests and dunes, skiing, and so much more. We like to have fun. We have two tasting rooms and wine processing facilities, a luxurious inn that serves breakfast and hospitality hour, a special events department that hosts many weddings and corporate groups, plus a culinary program that services a farm-to-table, seasonal café, catering services for a multitude of events, elegant wine-paired dinners, and small bites for wine trail events.
We are a team of dedicated professionals who are committed to our world-class destination by providing excellence in customer service, working harmoniously across a variety of business units, supporting each other by wearing many hats when needed, and having fun while doing so. Our family-owned business puts employees first and believes in building up our team members to achieve their full potential. We strive to be a formidable example of superior customer service, world-class wines, experiential wine and food events, and staying among the state’s top-rated destinations. If being surrounded by this exciting environment sounds interesting, Black Star Farms might be the right fit for you.
Whether you are seeking a part-time or full-time position, we offer an exciting workplace with talented and friendly staff, a variety of events and locations to work, plus competitive pay. Resort, customer service, hospitality, or culinary experience is preferred but not necessary; we will train.
BENEFITS MAY INCLUDE:
Paid Vacation, PTO, & Holidays
Medical, Dental, & Vision
Qualified Retirement Plan with Employer Match
Employee Discounts & More
If you are interested in joining our team please fill out our online application here. You may also email your cover letter and resume to Black Star Farms here, or drop them off at the Suttons Bay office.
Winery Cellar Assistant
Are you passionate about wine? Would you like to work for one of Michigan’s most awarded wineries? This position is full-time, year-round, and includes duties related to all aspects of wine production, processing, and packaging. Experience in the wine industry or related industries is preferred. The harvest period will require significant amounts of paid overtime—compensation based on experience and knowledge of the related field, with promotional opportunities possible.
Winery Warehouse Assistant
This position is full-time, year-round, and includes duties related to labeling, packaging, and warehousing of bottled or finished products. Must be reliable, self-motivated, willing to learn and improve, have a positive attitude and possess a good work ethic. Proficiency in driving a forklift is a plus, but not necessary; we can train.
Tasting Room Attendant
We have opportunities for talented, enthusiastic, hard-working people at our Old Mission and Suttons Bay tasting rooms. Hospitality experience preferred, but not necessary.
Part-time positions available through Nov. Must be able to work weekends and some holidays. Wine service experience not necessary; we will train. If you are looking for a fast-paced, fun guest-service-driven position, please apply today! Employee benefits include company-wide discounts.
Seeking professional individuals with outstanding attention to detail and a desire to work as a team. Part-time (work while kids are at school) or full-time position with benefits. The 10 room Inn at Black Star Farms was voted #1 Wine Country Hotel in USA Today’s Reader’s Choice Awards 2020.
Earn up to $20/hour plus a $1,000 seasonal bonus. Looking for motivated individuals to assist our busy culinary department. Must be available, nights, weekends, and holidays. Seasonal position includes support for the Hearth & Vine Café and events. Employee benefits include company-wide discounts.
Earn up to $20/hour plus up to a $1,000 seasonal bonus. Are you passionate about food and hospitality? We are looking for a dedicated individual to join our team at the Inn, voted #1 Wine Country Hotel in USA Today’s Reader’s Choice Awards 2020. Flexible position 2-5 mornings/week, 6 am-12 pm.
Seeking an individual with good problem-solving skills to assist maintenance supervisor with groundskeeping, property clean up, events set up/tear down, and various general maintenance issues. Work outside. Part time, flexible, weekend work.
Servers needed for weddings and special events May through October. Part time, you select the dates you can work an event. Must be able to work evenings and weekends. Serving experience is preferred. Great extra income opportunity.
Student Interns for Summer 2022 and Fall 2022
Are you a current college student studying culinary arts, hospitality, or food & beverage management? Check out our comprehensive internship opportunities that will help you gain professional experience through a multitude of work environments.