Bartender - Theo Randall

InterContinental London Park Lane
01 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
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 InterContinental London Park Lane is one of the capital's finest hotels and a global flagship for the company. Located between Mayfair and Knightsbridge in view of Buckingham Palace and once the site of a royal residence itself, InterContinental London Park Lane is now the epitome of modern elegance. It offers 447 guest rooms, 2 restaurants, 2 lounges, a bar and an events floor with 13 meeting rooms covering 1370 square feet. SkillsFluent English, Food and Beverage, Bar Tender, Drive, Passion, Food and Beverage Operations, guest services, Lounge Service, Food Service PermitSectorsBar / Caf?? / Restaurant, Hotel / Catering / HospitalityQualificationsQualifications 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.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 will be required to work evenings, 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 liftingBenefits: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.We are an equal opportunities employer.About Theo RandallTheo Randall is one of the most acclaimed and celebrated British Chefs, and as part of the Front of House team you would be contributing to the success of a fast growing restaurant brand. As a bartender you would be challenged to create and deliver world class drinks as well as achieve an excellent knowledge of Italian food and its perfect wine matching. In addition you would be assisting the restaurant manager in ensuring compliance with the responsible service of alcohol and the relative house rules.About The PositionThis 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, before and at the end of your shift. 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.