Wine Waiter

About the role

Location: The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road, Brockenhurst

Hours: Full Time, £24,636 PA Plus Service Charge

Location: The PIG Hotel, Brockenhurst, Hampshire

Salary: £24,636 PA, plus service charge (Competitive salary DOE)

In the busy months our wine team have earnt up to £500 in service charge per month, whilst Service Charge varies depending on bookings with the staycation concept thriving, you can do the maths.

Hours: Full Time - 45 hours per week

Wine is a daunting topic; at THE PIG we try to simplify it. The idea is to take away the pretentiousness and promote its enjoyment.

As part of our food and beverage team our Wine Waiters play an important role within our restaurant and bar service. We offer an extensive wine list to our guests, from wines across the world, local British produce to our very own PIG offering!

We love wine so much, our latest additional to our group, THE PIG in the South Down has its very own vineyard!

As a Wine Waiter you will be developing your knowledge of wines whilst working on the floor during our vibrant restaurant service. You will be interacting with guests, pairing wines from our traditional underground cellar and providing recommendations to ensure a memorable dining experience.

Special wine should always be paired with suitably refined cuisine; those are the rules. But rules are made to be broken.

Through in role training you will build your knowledge of local and international brands and start to build relationships with existing and new suppliers.

We offer on the job training and for free the world famous WSET qualifications you can take with you around the globe.

We are dedicated to making THE PIGs an inspiring, exciting, and fun place to work and in return for your hard work you can expect something a little different:


  • Numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox Scheme.
  • Discounted room rates and complimentary staff stays across our group.
  • Discounted food, beverage, and spa days across our group.
  • 28 days holiday rising by 1 day each year for the first 5 years.
  • We are committed to providing craft an accredited training to all staff.
  • Meals on duty


To view our full range of perks, visit our ‘What we can do for you’ section on our career’s webpage: jobs.thepighotel.com

We are proud to have grown our group throughout the recent difficulties faced within our industry. With new openings upon the horizon, it’s a wonderful time to join us for a sustainable future.

Robin Hutson: ‘As with all good hospitality, THE PIG is fundamentally about people; it’s the personalities, passion, knowledge, and skills of the people we work with that somehow converge to creating THE PIG experience’.

The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road

Location: The PIG Hotel, Brockenhurst, HampshireSalary: £24,636 PA, plus service charge (Competitive salary DOE)In the busy months our wine team have earnt up to £500 in service charge per month,…

  • Full Time
  • 13 October 2022