Fairmont Banff Springs Bartender Opportunities

Banff, Alberta Job Post
Fairmont Banff Springs
Banff, AB

A Bartender at Fairmont Banff Springs is responsible for the development and creation of all specialty drinks. Our Bartenders take pride in each drink that leaves their bar; with a critical eye for detail, extensive beverage knowledge, and a flare for showmanship, the bartender provides a libation experience, unparalleled.
Covid-19 Safety Policy: In order to keep our employees and the general public safe from the threat of Covid 19 and the rise of variants in the community, the Hotel has implemented a Covid-19 Safety Policy.

Successful candidates will be matched to one of the following restaurants based upon experience:
Rundle Bar
For more information on each Fairmont Banff Springs restaurant please click here.

What is in it for you:
Subsidized staff housing for full time status
Duty meal in our newly renovated staff cafeteria
Employee Travel Program
Comprehensive Wellness Platform (LifeWorks)
Discounts on food & beverage/fitness centre/spa/golf
Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within Fairmont Banff Springs and over 5,000 properties with Accor

What you will be doing:
Complete Daily Operations (i.e. opening and closing duties, stocking, polishing, cleaning and maintaining bar area, walk-ins, fridges and other areas as assigned by the MOD)
Maintaining and developing an extensive product knowledge of menu items, beverage offerings and outlet operations; extensive knowledge of classic cocktails and ability to learn outlet specific beverages including a variety of barista drinks (e.g. cappuccinos, lattes, hot chocolates, etc)
Meet and greet guests and coordinate with other colleagues and MOD regarding preferences, allergies and special occasions
Ordering and monitoring inventory (i.e. daily orders, managing par levels, recording wastage/spillage/transfers, monthly inventory counts)
Maintain accurate billing, cash handling and float procedures
Other duties as assigned

Your experience and skills include:
Must have 2+ years professional cocktail experience as a bartender in a high-volume and fast paced environment
Must have Pro-Serve Certification
Previous point-of-sale system experience essential
Extensive knowledge of wine, beer and spirits required
Schedule flexibility, including early mornings, late nights, weekends, holidays
Must be able to lift and carry up to 80+lbs (keg) and be able to constantly stand and walk throughout shift

Your team and working environment:
Fast-paced, upscale, luxury hotel
Close proximity to multiple ski resorts in winter and world-renowned hiking trails in summer
Hospitality employees worldwide making this a great place to develop lifelong connections
Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.
Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.
Why work for Accor? We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.
By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow's hospitality. Discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit https://careers.accor.com/ Do what you love, care for the world, dare to challenge the status quo! #BELIMITLESS
APPLY TODAY: For more information on working and living in Banff, please visit www.banffspringsjobs.com
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