Bartenders Bartenders mix drinks and serve them directly to customers or through wait staff.

Bartender Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Bartender to join our team.


  • Understand menu content, any menu changes, and promotional activities;
  • Take food orders and assist the floor team with deliveries as required;
  • Efficiently manage the proper settlement of all customer accounts;
  • Keep your service area clean, tidy, and well-prepared;
  • Answer Guest queries in a polite and helpful manner;
  • Create and serve a range of beverages including classic cocktails, mixers, beer, wine and soft drinks etc;
  • Receive orders and serve customer requests completely in a timely manner;
  • Cocktail making, mixing drinks, pouring wine and beer;
  • Ensure accuracy whilst ordering and delivering food and beverage orders;
  • Liaise with the kitchen on special requests or delayed meals;
  • Clear and reset tables as well as ensuring service areas are clean and tidy;
  • Explain the menu to guests, assisting those with special dietary needs or preferences;
  • Use POS terminals to place orders;
  • Maximise sales opportunities by upselling items;
  • Maintain standards of hygiene for food handling and presentation.


  • Flexibility to respond quickly and positively to a range of work situations;
  • Previous experience within a cocktail bar environment;
  • Flexibility in hours as you will be working rostered shifts, especially on weekends;
  • The ability to create classic cocktails;
  • Exceptional personal presentation and communication skills;
  • A passion for delivering exceptional levels of guest service.