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Bartender 

 

 

“Whatever story you choose, you are the star” 

 

At Meliá Hotels International, you have the power to create your future. For us, the most important thing is your talent: We share the passion that makes you put your heart into everything you do, day after day. We are by your side to help you go beyond your limits, to celebrate every victory with you. Because together, we are the stars of our own stories. 

 

ME by Meliá is a collection of hotels in which culture, lifestyle and The ME People community come together to create an inimitable personality. Each hotel is connected to the destination, becoming the social epicenter of the city and attracting the best of the local cultural scene. Music, art, design, fashion and gastronomy make up the ME scene to provide visitors with an experience beyond accommodation. If you radiate energy and have a personal style that captivates others, if you like to follow the latest trends and live for the moment; if you love music, culture and new technologies… Then you connect with the ME by Meliá brand.

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Guide, supervise and lead by example the bartender team to ensure smooth delivery of service to all guests.

Ensure Sequence of Service are being followed through with each guests from seat, to beverage and food order take through to payment. Will assist management in the development of all junior servers to understand and deliver each step of the SOS.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSABILITIES:

 

  • Prepare and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks consistent with our standardized drink recipes
  • To support Bartenders on maximizing revenue.
  • To ensure all guests feel comfortable and welcomed in a clean environment
  • To enhance guest experience through guest engagement.
  • Supervise bartender and barback.
  • Participate in departmental training sessions.
  • Actively support, guide and oversee new starter training.
  • Support management in service operations and training.
  • Communicate with managers of any guest complaints and work to ensure we recover guest satisfaction.
  • Record drink orders accurately and immediately after receipt into Point of Sale
  • Accept guest payment, process credit card charges and cash
  • Ensure glasswasher area is kept tide and clean at all time and glassware are cleaned properly
  • Responsible of the drink pass and ensure all the drinks are served in timely manner and up to standard following the recipe
  • Maintains bottles and glasses display in an attractive and functional manner to support efficient drink preparation and promotion of beverages
  • Clear and reset tables in bar area
  • Present drink menus, make recommendations and answer questions regarding beverages
  • Maintain cleanliness in all areas of the bar including counters, sinks, utensils, shelves and storage areas
  • Receive and serve food orders to guests seated at the bar
  • Report all equipment problems and bar maintenance issues to restaurant manager
  • Assist the restocking and replenishment of bar inventory and supplies
  • Be available to fill in as needed to ensure the smooth and efficient operation of the restaurant as directed by the restaurant manager or immediate supervisor
  • Maintain a high standard of knowledge in food and beverage
  • Maintain cleanliness in all areas, including counters, utensils, shelves and storage areas.
  • Supervise bartenders and barbacks
  • Maintain par sheets and par levels
  • Order and keep fruit / beverage requisition up to standard
  • Record wastage and training and control transfer between department
  • Maintain cocktail list and come up with new cocktail ideas
  • Assist with scheduling of the bartenders and barbacks
  • Do regular blind pour tests on the bartenders to ensure proper pours
  • Oversee bar organization and cleanliness
  • Check bartender and barback side work and deep cleaning assignments
  • This job description cannot be exhaustive due to the nature of the Hotel industry. On occasions, the jobholder may be required to carry out reasonable duties in their department or others areas of the hotel as specified by management.

 

What benefits do we have for you?

 

  • If you love to travel, Melia Hotels International is the place to work 😉 We have excellent discounts through our global My MeliaRewards program for you, your family, and friends.
  • At Melia the protagonist is you! You choose how far you want to go, and for this, we have different development plans in order to offer you opportunities for growth and to fulfill your professional dream. In addition, you can have international experiences if you wish, because we are located in more than forty countries!
  • Meliá Hotels International has developed a learning model focused on you, centered around continuous and experiential learning that can accompany you in your professional development. Because if you evolve, Melià evolves with you.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility is of vital importance to us, and for this reason, we give the opportunity to participate in different events and social activities of diversity and social inclusion, always highlighting our values and purpose.

 

What will it be like to work for Meliá Hotels International? 

 

Meliá Hotels International is unique among the 20 largest international hotel groups in having an origin in leisure and the ideal size to combine exceptional hospitality with management that is efficient and close to its stakeholders. All of this, along with our Spanish warmth and passion, makes us distinct and different. 

 

At Meliá Hotels International you are the protagonist. The combination of your talent and your passion with our desire to grow by your side has no limits. Together, we will step forward with the strength of a great company. Together, we’ll turn the future into an amazing story. 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, religion, age, or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates are critical to our success as a global company. 

 

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