Are you interested in joining one of the largest and fastest growing hotel companies in the Northeast United States? Do you want to join an organization that recognizes your contributions and hard work? Do you want to be part of a company where you have the ability to develop and grow your career? If so, then look no further than Colwen Hotels!
At Colwen Hotels, we are on the lookout to engage the best and brightest hospitality professionals in the industry to join our incredibly service-driven and focused team. Our award-winning properties are made up of passionate, dedicated and energetic individuals who provide exceptional service to both our guests and their fellow associates. We approach each and every day with a “can do” attitude and what we like to call “stick-to-itiveness” that provides a level of service that creates memorable experiences for our guests. Equally as important, Colwen Hotels is committed to sustainability, responsibility and stewardship in the communities where we work and grow.
Colwen Hotels is part of a fully integrated organization that designs, builds, owns and manages branded and independent hotels in markets across the Northeast. With more than twenty operating hotels and nearly twenty more in various stages of construction and development, it is a very exciting time to join our team!
The Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton in Downtown Portsmouth is in search of an engaging and friendly Bartender to provide extraordinary service while creating memorable experiences for our guests.
Acknowledge and welcome each guest with a smile, eye contact, and a friendly greeting (use guest name whenever possible)
Check guest for proper identification
Promote and upsell drinks and special drink promotion
Create alcoholic beverages using proper portion controls and control service to ensure no over serving
Adhere to all applicable Colwen/ brand standards
Maintain accountability of all beverages
Maintain inventory to par and order supplies as needed
Ensure cleanliness of glass, china and silver before use
Comply with all liquor laws, health regulations and Colwen policies
Set up bar prior to opening; ensure bar is clean pre and post shift according to operational standard
Ensure cleanliness and condition of bar, bar unit, food prep and storage equipment, tables and other tools
Perform side duties such as cleaning, garnish prep, misc. stocking and preparation
General knowledge of hotel, area and events to answer any guest question
Take payment and process all payment methods in a timely manner as set by Colwen policy
Count bank at end of shift, complete required cashier reports, resolve any discrepancies, drop receipts and secure bank
Secure all alcoholic beverages, cabinets and storage areas
High School Graduate
One year of bartending experience
Meet minimum age requirement of jurisdiction
Working knowledge of beer wine, liquor and comm