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Overall Responsibilities: Mix and serve drinks directly or through wait staff. Maintain a positive and friendly attitude.

Bartender Experience:  At least 1+ year of experience as a bartender and a strong knowledge of mixing and serving drinks. Knowledge of wine and beer is also required. Must be at least 21 years old.

Bartender / Bar Back Job Details:

  • Check identification of customers to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol.
  • Attempt to limit problems and liability related to customers’ excessive drinking.
  • Take beverage orders from serving staff or directly from customers.
  • Prepare cocktails / drinks.
  • Take food orders and serve guests.
  • Prepare garnishments for drinks and food.
  • Create drink recipes.
  • Process / collect money for drinks served.
  • Clean glasses, utensils, bar equipment, etc.
  • Stock bar with beer, wine, liquor, snacks, and related supplies such as ice, glassware, napkins, straws, etc.

We also provide the following sample job descriptions: Waitress Jobs, Chef Jobs.