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At Renaissance Hotels, inspiration comes from the unexpected. Embrace spontaneity and discovery, and celebrate connection with the destination. Join a welcoming and motivated team of Ambassadors who embody the spirit and style of the local neighborhood.
Renaissance Milwaukee West, a premium distinctive hotel is seeking an energized and curious minded Bartender to join our team.
The hotel is managed by Concord Hospitality Enterprises, one of the most respected franchisees in the industry. At Concord, we strive to create a culture that allows us to attract and retain the best people in the industry. It's that culture that has built the outstanding team and has made us the successful company we are today.
We are looking for Ambassadors who have a passion to serve others! As a Bartender, you role is key to providing a one-of-a-kind, memorable guest experience.
Full-Time, Part-Time, and Seasonal Opportunities!
Here are some of the great benefits of working with us:
-401(k) with company contribution - free money!
-Deeply discounted hotel room stays worldwide
-Exclusive discounts on concert tickets, theme park passes, rental cars, and more
-Verizon wireless discount
-Free parking in structure and easy access to public transportation
-Complimentary and discounted food and beverage
-Clean and secure locker room for personal belongings
-Personal and professional developmental opportunities; classroom training, online training, and educational assistance program
In addition, full-time associates are also eligible for the following:
-Generous Paid Time Off
-Comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance with multiple plan choices to best fit your needs
-Flexible Spending Account
-Group life insurance (provided by the company)
-Voluntary short-term and long-term disability insurance
-The Mixologist connects with guests by providing a friendly, enthusiastic, professional, and timely experience while creating and serving beverages. The Mixologist utilizes extensive knowledge of beverages (beer, wine, and spirits) to assist in creating a unique, refined, and memorable experience through the mixology program.
-Provide the highest quality of service to the guest at all times, while serving alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages (and menu items, as needed).
-Assist in creating new recipes for intriguing and unique beverages, complementary to brand values.
-Remain current on mixology trends; assist Lead Mixologist in implementing strategies in advance of mainstream.
-Use observation, intuition, and spontaneity in describing beverages and assisting guest in selection of items.
-Prepare in-house made syrups, tinctures, bitters, and other bar/beverage ingredients.
-Engage with guest while also ensuring prompt service and that guest expectations are met.
-Operate cash register and handle cash. Must be apt in handling money, currency, coins (as well as credit card, debit card, and check transactions). Follow proper drawer closing and opening procedures to ensure no miscalculation in counting money. Maintain records regarding transactions on computer.
-Set up and break down bar; complete all opening and closing duties to established procedures.
-Maintain inventory as well as storage and rotation of beverages, garnish, etc.
-Maintain a flexible work schedule in accordance with business demands.
-Maintain a clean and sanitized area. Wipe up spills, stock and replenish ice stations, and check and replace glassware.
-Create a pleasant, friendly, hospitable, effective, and professional working environment.
-Practice safety standards at all times.
-Report to work on time and in full uniform.
-Other duties as required.
Desired Skills and Experience:
-2+ years of bartending experience preferred.
-Wine, beer, and spirits knowledge.
-A City of Wauwatosa Bartender's License is required within the first 30 days of employment .
-The starting pay for this position is $9.00 per hour. This is a tipped position.
Concord's foundation is our 5 Key Cornerstones: Quality, Integrity, Community, Profitability, and Fun. We hire the best associates in the market and thus provide a great working environment for all. Enjoy a culture where you are valued and our Associate First policy is a way of life. Utilize your hospitality talents with a Company that cares about you and your development. We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace.