IHG Bartender Crowne Plaza White Plains NY - Part Time in White Plains, New York
Do you see yourself as a Bartender ?
What's your passion? Whether you're into hockey, knitting or farming, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. This position has overall responsibility for preparing beverages and/or serving food in a prompt and courteous manner while maintaining a high level of quality and consistency.
The Crowne Plaza
White Plains is a well known landmark hotel in the Westchester, White Plains
area. Located in the heart of the downtown district, this hotel enjoys an
upscale and affluent clientele. The Crowne Plaza White Plains boasts an excellent
local reputation and has served as host for many of Westchester’s
most prestigious corporate and social clients.
By bringing your
expertise and passion to any one of our brands, you will help us achieve our
goal of creating great hotels guests love. We currently have a position
available for Part Time Bartender.
This will be an
excellent opportunity for an outstanding individual who share our
passion for taking care of our guests. This professionally trained individual must be dedicated to providing customers with prompt
This position has overall responsibility for preparing beverages and/or serving food in a prompt and courteous manner while maintaining a high level of quality and consistency. You will prepare beverages requested by customers and monitor guest behavior and guest alcohol consumption to determine when alcohol service to the guest should cease; notify management of incidents involving excessive alcohol consumption or impaired condition of customers; check identification whenever the age of a guest requesting alcoholic beverage service is questionable.
You will set up bar including all liquor, mixers, ice, garnishes, glassware and supplies and perform pre- and post-shift side-work while requisitioning all necessary supplies. The role is responsible to Inventory unused liquor and beverages and ensure that all liquor is properly secured before, during and at close of shift. Inspect bar daily for cleanliness and inspect all equipment and machinery for proper operation. You will sweep and mop bar floor after shift and wipe down counters, equipment, stools, chairs, tables and other areas as required. The Bartender may also perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications include basic reading, writing and math skills. Knowledge of liquor brands, beer, wine, champagne, non-alcoholic beverages, designated glassware, preparation methods and garnishments. Formal bartending training preferred. You must meet state legal age requirements.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Greet guestspleasantly as they approach the bar; promote house drinks and utilizeup-selling skills to maximize revenues.
Prepare beverages requested by customers.Adhere to established pouring standards and drink recipes to provide aconsistent product to the guests and to control costs. Coordinate food service with restaurant(s) forbar/lounge guests if applicable.
Monitor guestbehavior and guest alcohol consumption to determine when alcohol serviceto the guest should cease; notify management of incidents involvingexcessive alcohol consumption or impaired condition of customers; checkidentification whenever the age of a guest requesting an alcoholicbeverage service is questionable.
Alert Management of any service and/or safetyissues. Make appropriate service recovery gesturesaccording to established guidelines in order to ensure total guestsatisfaction.
Set up barincluding all liquor, mixers, ice, garnishes, glassware and supplies. Perform pre- and post-shift side-work(empty/fill ice-bins, prepare garnishments, replenish/store snacks, etc.). Requisition all necessary supplies.
Inventory unused liquor and beverages. Ensure that all liquor is properlysecured before, during, and at close of shift.
Obtain, count and secure bartender’s bank;receive cash and credit payments from customers; give accurate change andbalance cash drawer at end of shift.
Inspect bar daily for cleanliness andattractiveness and inspect all equipment and machinery for properoperation. Sweep and mop bar floorafter shift. Wipe down counters,equipment, stools, chairs, tables, and other areas as required.
Promote teamwork and quality service throughdaily communication and coordination with other departments.
Perform other duties as assigned.
An Alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler cards may be required by local or state government agency. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. This job requires ability to perform the following: handling, carrying or pushing items weighing up to 50 pounds, moving about the bar, lounge and kitchen, bending, stooping, kneeling and lifting.
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.
So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.
Job: Hotel General Management
Location: NY-White Plains
Requisition ID: R142475