Join our team!

Tantalus Estate is a young business that has quickly become the leading vineyard destination on Waiheke Island and New Zealand for dining, wine, beer, functions, and exceptional client-focused service. We focus on team achievements, positive workplace culture, personal and professional growth, and promotion from within the business.

Awards & Accodales:

  • Coveted ‘One Hat’ status in the 2022 Cuisine Good Food Awards
  • 2021 Champion Exhibitor crown at the NZ Brewers Guild Awards
  • Trip Advisor ‘Top 10% of Restaurants Worldwide’ 2020 & 2021, as well as certificates of excellence 2018-present
  • New Zealand Hospitality Awards: 2019 Supreme Winner for Best Hospitality Venue & Best Restaurant, Winner Best Destination 2018, finalists for best Bar & Best Restaurant 2018
  • Global Wedding Awards: Best Wedding Venue in Auckland Region 2021 & 2022
  • Top Wineries of New Zealand, Certificates of Excellence 2018-present
  • These are among many more proud team achievements!

Bar Manager

The Bar Manager role ensures the customer receives the highest quality of service and product with the most professional style of service.  Working alongside our Beverage Director, you will make sure staff uphold the Tantalus Estate level of service and fulfill their duties to the best of their abilities by giving them the right tools they need to succeed. You will manage the operational running of the Estate Bar, Ailbi Brewer’s Lounge Bar & Function Bars with smooth and seamless efficiency.  As Bar Manager you will be training new staff members, assisting other managers and helping within different departments. You will be well versed in stocktake, ordering, liquor licence compliance, work confidently under pressure, lead by example, and strive for excellence.

Senior Waiters & Senior Bartenders

Our mission is to strive for excellence and aim to exceed expectations. Whether that is through our hospitality, products or work environment, all aspects transparently show this philosophy. We will continue to take the time to develop and implement systems to better serve our employees, business and guests.  You are an integral part of the ongoing success of our establishment and our training program, knowledge database and our teams willingness to participate in the business can lead to career progression, support for ongoing education and further growth in the various outlets of our business.

If you are passionate about the hospitality industry, enjoy being a part of a story, and would like to grow your career on Waiheke Island, please enquire for more information. Competitive remuneration, relocation/accommodation assistance, staff meals and drinks, and company incentive package is all part of what we can offer.

Marketing & Relationships Manager

This brand new and exciting role will oversee the promotion and positioning of both Tantalus Estate and the Alibi Brewing Company brands, working closely with the senior management team to grow our customer base and find new ways to better serve our current customers.  Tasks will include but are not limited to management of digital marketing and promotions, oversight of the design and production of promotional materials, copywriting and content management, data analytics, and PR and communications with our top clientele.  The successful applicant will be professional, detail-oriented, business-focused, passionate, creative, but most of all a team player.  Our business’ success is through our authentic story and our passionate people.


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