Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I apply for a career opportunity with Ste. Michelle Wine Estates?
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All candidates need to apply for a position via our employment website. Here you can search for career opportunities, create a profile, and submit your resume in plain text (i.e. no bullet points or graphics) for the position(s) that interest you. Your profile will be carefully reviewed by the hiring team once you have applied for a specific position and we will contact you via phone or email if we determine that your qualifications meet our current needs. Due to the high volume of applicants, we will not be able to respond to every applicant or status inquiries. {close}


Q: How long should the on line application process take?
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Approximately 20-30 minutes depending on speed of computer and access to personal information. It is best to be prepared when you begin the application process with resume, references and work history easily accessible. {close}


Q: Can I apply for multiple positions with Ste. Michelle Wine Estates?
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Once you complete your profile, you are able to apply your information to multiple positions but our website only has the ability to hold one active resume at a time. Please note that you must apply your profile specifically to each position that is of interest to you so it is best to create a resume highlighting your general work/education history. Your profile will remain active for one year and you can update accordingly by going to “Edit My Profile”. Also, we update our job listings as they become available so please check back regularly for current job opportunities. {close}


Q: What should I do if I get a Validation Error?
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If you are receiving an error, check each text box to ensure that no symbols, such as dollar signs or periods, have been entered. Other errors may include incorrect formatting and/or mistyping your password. For example, mm/dd/yyyy, must be keyed exactly as a 2 digit month, 2 digit day, and 4 digit year. If the data entered is correct and there are no symbols, clear your cookies and try again. {close}


Q: I've just applied for a job. What happens next?
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Once you log out from the candidate profile, you will receive an automated message confirming that your application has been submitted. {close}


Q: Can I send additional documents, such as work samples, to add to my application materials?
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Create a profile using our online employment website. This will display a listing of our open positions. Here you can search for an open position, create a profile or edit an existing profile. To submit your resume for a specific position, click on the position title and scroll down to the bottom of the job posting. Click Apply Online and then click here to create a new account. Please copy/paste your plain text resume into the resume text box and complete the candidate profile. Upon completing your candidate profile through the electronic signature portion of the process, you can access your account at any time by logging in with your user name and password. Please do not fax or email a resume. Applicants must complete an online profile to be considered. {close}


Q: What if I forget my password?
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On the login screen, click the blue link below the login button. Enter your email address and your password will be sent to you. You will receive an e-mail containing your password and then you can then log back into the website and proceed with your application. {close}


Q: What is the minimum age requirement to work at Ste. Michelle Wine Estates?
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For most positions, you must be at least 18 years old to be eligible for employment at Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. Some positions require that you be at least 21 years old. {close}


Q: How do I tell a friend about job opportunities at Ste. Michelle Wine Estates?
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You can send a position to your friend directly using the “Send This Job to a Friend” link located at the bottom of the job posting. Click on the link and you will be prompted to enter your friend's e-mail address, your e-mail address, and any comments you would like to include. Click the submit button and your friend will receive a link to the complete job posting and your message via e-mail. {close}


Q: Does Ste. Michelle Wine Estates offer internships?
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Yes, we offer a limited number of internship opportunities. All available internships will be listed on our employment website and will have “intern” in the job title. Available internships vary each year, depending on our business needs. {close}