IHG Bartender Part Time - Crowne Plaza White Plains New York in White Plains, New York

Bartender Part Time - Crowne Plaza White Plains New York

Job Number R159275

Hotel Brand: Crowne Plaza

Americas - United States - New York - White Plains


About us

At InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts our role is to put the glamour into international travel. That's where you come in. When you're part of the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand you're more than just a job title. If you're anything like Christina you're a budding photographer and a keen traveler too. And that's what we love - the individual talents, interests and dreams that make you who you are. At InterContinental Hotels & Resorts we look for people like Christina: people who are charming, confident, and internationally-minded; people who know what it takes to exceed guest expectations. The InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand belongs to the IHG® family of brands allowing you to benefit from all of the opportunities that come from being part of a successful, global hospitality company with over 4800 hotels in over 100 countries around the world. So whoever you are, whatever you love doing, bring your passion to the InterContinental Toronto Yorkville brand and IHG and we'll make sure you'll have room to be yourself.

Your day to day

• Greet guests pleasantly as they approach the bar; promote house drinks and utilize up-selling skills to maximize revenues.• Prepare beverages requested by customers. Adhere to established pouring standards and drink recipes to provide a consistent product to the guests and to control costs. Coordinate food service with restaurant(s) for bar/lounge guests if applicable.• 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 an alcoholic beverage service is questionable.• Alert Management of any service and/or safety issues. Make appropriate service recovery gestures according to established guidelines in order to ensure total guest satisfaction. • Set up bar including all liquor, mixers, ice, garnishes, glassware and supplies. Perform pre- and post-shift side-work (empty/fill ice-bins, prepare garnishments, replenish/store snacks, etc.). Requisition all necessary supplies.• Inventory unused liquor and beverages. Ensure that all liquor is properly secured before, during, and at close of shift.

What we need from you

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. Must meet state legal age requirements. Must speak fluent English.This job requires the ability to perform the following:• Handling, carrying or lifting items weighing up to 50 pounds (bar ware, carts, boxes, bottles, etc)• Remain stationary for extended periods of time• Moving about the bar, lounge and kitchen• Bending, stooping, kneeling, liftingOther:• Communication skills are utilized a significant amount of time when interacting with guests, wait staff, cooks, and supervisor.• Alcohol awareness certification and/or food service permit or valid health/food handler card as required by local or state government agency.• Reading and writing abilities are utilized often when taking orders, describing cocktail items, completing paperwork, etc. • Basic math skills are frequently used when handling cash and credit.• May be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays.

What we offer

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 and are available as well as access to wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Mostly importantly, we’ll give you the room to be yourself So What’s your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you can bring your individual skills to IHG.IHG is an equal opportunity employer Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans