Bartender

Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

Location: KE - Mount Kenya

19/11/16 17:30
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Bartender

As a Bartender with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, you will be an ambassador for the exceptional service and flavours that are hallmarks of our restaurant and lounge experience. Your warm, attentive guest service and passion for mixology is worth raising a glass to!

Hotel Overview: With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Resort's 120 luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure. Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have included Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Bar Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

* Assist guests regarding all beverage menu items in an informative and helpful way

* Mix drinks and control the beverage stock as per guidelines

* Have full knowledge of beverage lists and promotions

* Have full knowledge of all menu items, garnishes, contents and preparation methods

* Follow outlet policies, procedures and service standards

* Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

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Previous bartending experience preferred

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Excellent knowledge of all beverage products

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Previous point of sale system experience an asset

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Excellent communication and organizational skills

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Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

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Highly responsible & reliable

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Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

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Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team

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Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

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Constant standing and walking throughout shift

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Frequent lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs

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Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

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Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Must be eligible to work in kenya