FirstService Residential Bartender (Part-Time) in Hardeeville, South Carolina
Turn on your Island Charm... Latitude Margaritaville Hilton Head is currently looking for a Part-Time Bartender to join our team!
The Latitude Bartender is on the forefront of Resident interaction with the dining program for the community. From daily operation of the restaurant and bar, to catering and special events. This is a position for an individual who routinely exercises good judgment and exceptional problem-solving skills. As the face of the dining experience, maintaining positivity and diplomacy in a fast-paced environment is critical while maintaining standards and authentically delivering the Latitude Margaritaville Lifestyle.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Strong understanding of house cocktails, specialty drinks, and bar operations
Help servers with alcohol related menu questions
Must be able to explain the chef's specialties; identify appropriate wines; answer food preparation questions
Protect establishment and Residents by adhering to sanitation, safety and alcohol beverage control policies
Stay updated on current menu choices, specialties and menu deviations, knowing if the kitchen staff is running out of any items, etc.
Transmit orders to bar and kitchen by recording Resident choices; identifying Resident special dietary needs and special requests
Serve orders by picking up and delivering Resident choices from bar and kitchen; deliver accompaniments and condiments from service bars
Respond to additional patron requirements by inquiring of needs; observing dining process
Maintain table setting by removing courses as completed; replenishing utensils; refilling water glasses; being alert to patron spills or other special needs
Properly open and pour wine at the tableside
Obtain revenues by totaling charges; issuing bill; accepting payment; returning credit card and signature slip to Resident
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Perform basic cleaning tasks as needed or directed by supervisor
Be willing to fill in for absent staff as needed
Assist with special events as needed
Adhere to grooming and appearance standards consistently
Promptly address customer service issues and refer customers to management when necessary.
Daily Operations and Customer Experience:
Maintains a high level of Resident contact throughout service hours
Build strong, effective teams through ongoing supervision, training, coaching, counseling and leadership
Create an “I Love My Job” environment that further enlivens the Margaritaville Latitude Lifestyle
Ensure compliance with all company, local, state and federal safety rules
Maintain a pristine dining area at all times
High School Graduate or GED preferred.
Previous bartending experience required
Excellent oral communication skills required
Positive interpersonal skills required
Strong understanding of Margaritaville brands of liquor/beer.
Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Must be willing to work nights and weekends.
Strong knowledge of beer, wine, & spirits
Communication skills (listening, verbal and written)
Attention to detail
Problem solving skills
Team player but can work independently
Have fun!!! FINS UP!
$10 / hour plus tips
Part-Time (20-29 hours weekly)
Evening & weekend availability required
DISCLAIMER: This is not an all-inclusive job description; therefore, management has the right to assign or reassign schedules, duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.