Bartender – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr – United Arab Emirates-Abu Dhabi

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Job Description – Bartender (ADC01939)Employee Status:
Regular
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:
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr- |gateway to the sea| boasts a prime location at the mainland gateway to the cosmopolitan city of Abu Dhabi- the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With its strikingly contemporary architecture- this beachfront business hotel offers the highest level of comfort and elegance throughout its 369 guestrooms and suites- including the ultimate exclusive lifestyle hotel experience with Fairmont Gold.
Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Assistant Restaurant 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 method

Follow outlet policies- procedures and service standard

Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

Previous bartending experience preferred

Excellent knowledge of all beverage products

Previous point of sale system experience an asset

Excellent communication and organizational skills

Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

Highly responsible & reliable

Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

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

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

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

Constant standing and walking throughout shift

Frequent lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs

Occasional kneeling- pushing- pulling- lifting

Occasional ascending or descending ladders- stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements:

Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Abu Dhabi. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr will cover visa costs and flights for selected candidates from place of origin.

Living and working in Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi- the capital- is the largest of the 7 Emirates which make up the United Arab Emirates- one of the world fastest growing tourist destinations. When you choose to live and work in Abu Dhabi- you will find that we offer competitive salaries- service charge- quality medical benefits- meals and furnished accommodation. There are currently no income taxes in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi`s heritage is rooted in Islamic traditions and living here will prove to be a unique life experience. For more information about living in Abu Dhabi- we suggest you visit the following website:
www.visitabudhabi.ae