Overview

The Capital Bar & Grill in the Capital Hotel seeks an daytime Bartender. Must have a minimum of 2 years experience bartending in an upscale restaurant, plus other requirements listed below.

If you have interest in this position, please click “Apply for Job” and send us your information. We will instruct you further on the next steps of our application process.

Responsibilities

Include but are not limited to:

  • Adhere to the policies set forth in hotel training manuals
  • Maintain excellent knowledge of liquor, beer and wine products served on premise as well as current menu items and preparations
  • Follow hotel recipes for cocktails and mixers
  • Maintain par levels on all liquor and beer products as well as barware and other related supplies
  • Maintain a clean & orderly bar
  • Promptly deliver food from the kitchen to the bar
  • Maintain knowledge of table numbers, pivot points and place settings within the bar space and the dining room
  • Prepare garnish trays for cocktails, bar mixers including fresh squeezed juices
  • Prepare and stock beverage garnish items including whipped cream, herbs, specialty syrups, and berries
  • Limit problems and liability related to customers’ excessive drinking by taking steps such as persuading customers to stop drinking, or ordering taxis or other transportation for intoxicated patrons
  • Order or requisition liquors and supplies from appropriate manager

Skills and Requirements

  • Minimum of a high school diploma is preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years previous bartending experience in an upscale restaurant
  • Must meet city, county, state or other legal minimum age requirements to serve and sell alcoholic beverages
  • Must be able to complete Serve Safe certification
  • Must adhere to hotel policies as set forth in the hotel policy manual
  • Full knowledge of bartending service, classic cocktail recipes, and appropriate barware
  • Ability to use standard restaurant & bar equipment to include espresso machine and fountain soda machines
  • Ability to understand and utilize MICROS POS system
  • Ability to handle cash and credit transactions as well as being responsible for a hotel issued bank
  • Ability to lift, carry and move a server tray weighing approximately 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in and promote a safe and congenial working environment
  • Must be familiar with safety precautions and procedures, including the location of pull stations and fire extinguishers within the work area
  • Ability to stand and walk on a continuous basis for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work with mild chemicals, for example: cleaners and disinfectants
  • Ability to interact with guests and fellow employees in a courteous, friendly and discreet manner
  • Must maintain knowledge of Capital Hotel operations and history as well as general knowledge of the metro area and current events
  • Must be able to work positively while under pressure
  • Ability to maintain positive morale and professional attitude
  • Required to pass our background and driving record check

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About Capital Hotel

Family History

We are people who choose to matter. We do not act out of convenience. We act because we care which is often inconvenient. We value knowledge, embrace change and respect like-minded people. We treat people like family because are one.

We are...

• Givers, thinkers and creators
• People who act with emotion
• People who are indispensible
• People who do more than just enough to get by
• Experts
• People who believe what we do is an art, not just a job

Family Traditions

We...

• Act in a way that makes people smile
• Behave remarkably
• Connect with our guests and co-workers through friendship, attention to detail and genuine concern
• Become aware of people who are unhappy and strive to correct the situation
• Choose to learn and to respectfully teach others
• Choose to think creatively and to share our ideas
• Communicate openly, effectively and respectfully
• Help whenever and wherever needed
• Do things the right way, even if it’s harder
• Keep our culture evolving with your positive attitude, thoughts and actions