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Bartender Job Description


Job Title: Bartender


Location: [Insert location]


Reports to: [Insert supervisor’s title]


Job Purpose:

As a bartender, you will be responsible for preparing and serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, taking orders from customers, and maintaining a clean and well-stocked bar. You will be expected to provide excellent customer service while ensuring that customers’ needs are met in a timely and efficient manner.


Key Responsibilities:

• Welcome customers as they arrive and provide menus

• Take drink orders from customers and provide recommendations when needed

• Prepare and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

• Maintain inventory of bar supplies and notify management when stock is running low

• Ensure that the bar is clean and well-organized at all times

• Handle cash and card transactions and keep an accurate record of sales

• Adhere to all local and state laws regarding the sale and service of alcoholic beverages

• Build and maintain relationships with regular customers

• Respond to customer inquiries and complaints in a timely and professional manner

• Follow all health and safety guidelines to ensure a safe and clean work environment



• High school diploma or equivalent

• At least 1 year of experience as a bartender or in a similar role

• Excellent customer service skills

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

• Ability to handle cash and card transactions accurately

• Knowledge of local and state laws regarding the sale and service of alcoholic beverages

• Ability to work flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays


Physical Demands:

• Ability to stand for extended periods of time

• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

• Ability to reach, bend, and stoop