Day Bartender

Employer
Wegmans
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Jun 04, 2018
Closes
Jun 18, 2018
Function
Food Service, Server
Hours
Full Time
The job of the Restaurant Bartender is to deliver incredible customer service to our guests at our in store bars by combining knowledge of food and beverage offerings with beverage preparation in order to fill drink orders for guests who dine in our in store restaurants. This position works with the Restaurant Manager, Team Leaders and the culinary team to learn about beverage offerings and recommend items for guests to enjoy.This position may include work in the Pub by Wegmans.Providing Incredible, Knowledge Based Customer ServiceCreate a positive and energetic atmosphere while serving guests in a courteous, attentive and efficient manner during their visitProvide incredible guest service by serving guests in a courteous, attentive and efficient manner when maintaining tables and the bar, preparing drinks to order, placing orders and collecting paymentsLearn and demonstrate a thorough understanding of the culinary and beverage offerings; being able talk about menu items with guests in a manner that creates interest and enthusiasm while promoting offerings by utilizing suggestive selling techniquesContinue to study menu changes and attend beverage classes whenever possible to continue to grow food and beverage knowledge; successfully complete knowledge certifications as necessaryFollow regulations for checking guest identification to ensure legal drinking age and no alcohol is being served to anyone under 21 years of ageEnsure guests are served alcoholic beverages responsibly and monitoring the consumption accordingly while ensuring they are provided with a positive experience and a reason to returnProvide guests with a reason to return by building rapport, delivering the best possible service and experience during our guests'visitsEnsuring High Quality Products & IngredientsWork with Restaurant Manager & Culinary team to learn bar offerings and become familiar with menu items, using acquired knowledge to recommend beverages to guests and create enthusiasm for itemsPrepare the dining, bar and event areas for service and maintaining it throughout the night with an exceptional attention to detail; ensuring all areas are clean, organized and well-stocked to meet the operation's needsPeople (Who We Are)Support, encourage, and respect co-workersWork with supervisor to set and achieve goals for professional developmentComply with Wegmans Policies and Work Rules, as well as, federal and state lawsMaintain open lines of communication with supervisors and coworkers to ensure the most efficient operations in the departmentWork EnvironmentWork includes standing, walking for prolonged periods of time without a break, repetitive hand and arm movements, bending, reaching, frequent lifting, and occasional heavy lifting, along with continuous interaction with customers and co-workers in a fast-paced environment. Work involves exposure to various work environments, including temperature changes. The average weight range of items lifted is 5-10 pounds with a maximum weight lifted of 40 pounds occasionally. May be exposed to various allergens (things that may cause an allergic reaction).Employment at Wegmans may be contingent upon your completion and our evaluation of a drug screen physical and/or criminal background check. All Applicants will be screened; only those closely matching the job posting will be interviewed.