Bartenders for Luxury Cruise Line


Position summary:
- Mixes and serves alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverage to guests in various bars, lounges and service areas throughout the vessel by performing the following essential duties and responsibilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Each bar shipboard employee reports to their workstation assignment on time and properly groomed and dressed according to company standards.

- Converses with guests to answer questions, provide information, promote drink specials and/or up-sell to premium brands. Makes suggestions for alternatives if drink request is not available in current inventory.

- Takes orders from guests or Bar servers. Asks for appropriate identification to determine minimum drinking age.

- Prepares all beverages according to companies standards for mixology including recipes, garnishments, serving practices, etc.
- Mixes ingredients such as liquor, soda, water, sugar and bitters to prepare cocktails and other drinks. Utilizes a jigger for proper measurement and serves drinks in appropriate glass with garnishment.

- Arranges bottles and glasses to create an attractive display. Maintains an awareness of inventory stock and location to enhance work performance.

- Maintains, secures and cleans bar area. Ensure stations and/or tables are clean, orderly and properly set with matches, clean ashtrays and beverage menus, etc.

- Removes empty or dirty glasses and bottles and returns them to the bar or kitchen.

- Practices napkin folding techniques and mechanics.

- Works independently and without immediate supervision. Promotes teamwork and provides on-the-job training to Bar servers and/or Bar utility personnel to strenghten their current performance.

- Maintains accurate par levels and rotates stock according to management standards.

- Maintains inventory of liquor, mixers and other items utilized in the bar. Orders or requisitions liquors and supplies.

- Conducts inventory counts as scheduled and unscheduled.

This job is open to Western European candidates ONLY!