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Woodcliff Hotel & Spa
Fairport, NY

Part Time

Posted May 22, 2019

Bartender (AM)

Why you will like working with Widewaters Hotels

Our Mission is an innovative hospitality management leader, built on proven pillars of success. We are passionate about delivering exceptional returns for our owners and partners, creating the ultimate guest experience and providing rewarding opportunities for our associates.

Job overview

The Bartender is responsible for providing consistent excellent service to guests/patrons of the bar/lounge and setting up, maintaining and operating the bar in an efficient and profitable manner. The Bartender is required to adhere to the mission and values of Widewaters Hotels, LLC.

What you will be doing

  • Maintain a complete knowledge of all bar menu items and answer questions/make recommendations on menu/alcoholic selections to guests.
  • Mix and serve alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages for patrons of the bar and dining room following standard recipes and using specified measurements of alcohol as set by the said recipe.
  • Issue, open, and serve wine/champagne bottles.
  • Record transactions in POS at time of order.
  • Present physical and accurate check to guests and process payments.
  • Notify manager of any liquor/inventory shortages immediately.
  • Arrange bottles and glasses to make an attractive display and merchandise drinks.
  • Slice and pit fruit for garnishing drinks accordingly and ensure fruit or other food items are acceptable to safe and sanitary food handling principals.
  • Follow state liquor laws and check identification of customers, to ensure that they are of legal drinking age.
  • Follow your property’s approved alcohol awareness training program at all times to ensure that alcohol is not over served to a guest.
  • Set up and maintain cleanliness at all times of bar unit, tables, and other tools.
  • Stock ice, glassware, and paper supplies. Restock bar with liquor and supplies.
  • Wash soiled glassware and remove soiled wares from bar top and tables and place in designated area.
  • Complete closing duties which include but are not limited to: restocking items, turning off lights, count bank at end of shift, complete designated cashier reports, resolve any discrepancies, drop off receipts, and secure bank. Secure liquors, beers, wines, coolers, cabinets, and storage areas.
  • Welcome and acknowledge all guests according to company standards, anticipate and address guests’ service needs, and thank guests with genuine appreciation. Speak with others using clear and professional language.

Requirements

  • High School education or equivalent. 
  • A minimum of one (1) year experience as a bartender.
  • Must possess a thorough knowledge of the hospitality industry and have sound customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of proper cleaning techniques, requirements, and use of equipment in the Bar
  • Knowledge of beer, wine and spirits and familiarity with standard drink recipes.
  • Ability to work on POS equipment.
  • Ability to communicate satisfactorily with guests, management, and co-workers
  • Must be 21 or older
  • Must follow all liquor control measures including drink portion controls and the bottle requisition policy of the property.

Widewaters Hotels' Mission and Values

Widewaters Hotels' Mission is an innovative hospitality management leader, built on proven pillars of success. We are passionate about delivering exceptional returns for our owners and partners, creating the ultimate guest experience and providing rewarding opportunities for our associates.

Our values guide the way we work with and for our guests, owners & associates. Through Passion, Energy, Attitude, Effort & Work Ethic we have created a vibrant company culture and a compass for our actions.

EEOC

We appreciate your interest in Widewaters Hotels, LLC. Widewaters Hotels, LLC offers equal opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color religion, age, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or genetic information, or any other status protected by law.

Woodcliff Hotel & Spa

236 Room Hotel

Our Hotel

Experience Woodcliff Hotel and Spa, a premier Rochester Hotel, conference center and spa located close to the scenic Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. We welcome you with the comfort, amenities and warm, personal service that you expect from a first class hotel and spa.

Located atop wooded hills in Fairport, just off I-90, Woodcliff Hotel and Spa is only 20 minutes from downtown Rochester, and offers spectacular views of the Rochester Skyline, Rochester Bristol Hills and Finger Lakes region.

Our guests enjoy beautiful hilltop views and creative cuisine in our distinctive Horizons Restaurant and Lounge, where our passionate culinary team offers imaginative dining in a relaxed atmosphere. This Rochester Restaurant and Horizons Lounge is the place to gather with friends, and on weekends. Horizons Lounge offers live musical entertainment for your enjoyment.

Our 9-hole regulation golf course is only steps outside our door, while our full service Rochester Spa - Spa Elan, and our Rochester Health Club encourage health and wellness programs to benefit mind and body.

Whether you seek an inclusive conference site, a romantic getaway or an elegant place to celebrate that unforgettable occasion, explore our world at Woodcliff Hotel and Spa. It's the place to entertain in style, enjoy imaginative cuisine and participate in energized meetings.

Contact

Address:
5786 Widewaters Parkway
Syracuse, NY 13214
Phone:
315.445.2424
Fax:
315.445.8570
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