The City of Wayzata is now accepting employment applications for the position of Liquor Store Key-Holder for the Wayzata Wine & Spirits.

Wayzata is a premier suburb located 11 miles west of downtown Minneapolis. With a population of 4,500 people, Wayzata is a tight-knit community which is known for its vibrant downtown and picturesque setting on Lake Minnetonka. A popular destination for visitors, Wayzata’s downtown is home to a number of specialty shops, boutiques, professional services, and restaurants. Wayzata’s business districts and residential neighborhoods provide a significant tax base for this unique small town community.

General Duties:

Responsible for strict control and maintenance of the sale of alcohol beverages, ensuring that all laws and regulations are strictly adhered to.  In addition, the Key-Holder will provide guidance and direction when Wayzata Wine & Spirits’ management is not present.

Minimum Requirements:

Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, valid MN Driver’s license, minimum of three months experience as a Wayzata Wine and Spirits Sales Associate or six months retail liquor experience, requires sound judgment in the handling of product and money, must possess the ability to deal professionally with customers, following all policies and procedures for alcoholic beverage sales as set forth by Wayzata Wine and Spirits, be available to work a schedule, which includes a variety of days, evenings, weekends and holidays, excellent customer service skills are required, strong knowledge of Microsoft Office preferred and must be able to pass a criminal background check.

Desired Qualifications:

Prefer experience in a municipal off-sale liquor operation


For complete information on the position, please see the attached job description. The 2018 salary range is $13.00 per hour.

All submissions require a completed city application, cover letter and resume.  Completed paperwork is due by Thursday, August 16, 2018 no later than 4:00 pm. Direct correspondence to: City of Wayzata, Human Resources, 600 Rice Street East, Wayzata, MN  55391 or

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