Bartender - The Ellison Hotel / Milo

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Bartender - The Ellison Hotel / Milo

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Plains Management Group is a premier Hospitality Development and Management Company with decades of experience. Bringing the wisdom of experience in hospitality to its projects, striving to create a singular experience for each guest of each hotel. We are a privately held, fully integrated Hotel Development, Ownership and Management company located in Oklahoma City, OK. Formed in 2011 by the company’s Managing Partners, Jonathan Pitman and Ryan Slater, the company was created with the vision to develop, own and manage high quality hotels.
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The Ellison, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel is part of Marriott’s Tribute brand that is a collection of independent hotels. As a lifestyle boutique, The Ellison was established to honor Oklahoman Author, Ralph Ellison, and to highlight Oklahoma and its uniquely undiscovered qualities. We are your Neighborhood Hotel, located in The Classen Curve adjacent to Nichols Hills and Western Avenue district. Discover what is Hidden in Plain Sight …
• Bartender
• Full-Time or Part-Time
• Restaurant Lounge, Dining Room, Patio, Banquet Areas and Rooftop Patio Bar
• 120 Room Count Upscale Boutique Hotel
• Urban Location
• Supervisor: Restaurant Management, Director of Food & Beverage
Position Summary:
The Bartender provides timely, accurate and friendly service while preparing the highest quality beverages for each guest inside the restaurant bar or at the rooftop bar.
• Provides superior service behind the bar by preparing drinks accordingly to recipe standards
• Receives orders from patrons and waitstaff.
• Prepares and serves liquor, mixed drinks, wine, beer, and nonalcoholic drinks as ordered.
• Ensures that fruit and other garnishes are prepared ahead of the opening of the bar.
• Follows all proper sanitation guidelines
• Maintains bar cleanliness and organization
• Attractively displays glasses and liquor bottles.
• Sells beverages responsibly with customer’s best interest in mind.
• Ensures that customers are of legal drinking age by checking photo IDs.
• Collects money from customers for drinks prepared and served.
• Uses proper judgment and, when necessary, refuses service to patrons who are intoxicated or disruptive.
• Submits orders or creates requisition forms for liquor, beer, and other bar-related supplies.
• Verifies all guests are at least 21 years of age

Required Skills/Abilities:
• Extensive knowledge of drink preparation or service.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and focus on serving guests.
• Ability to remain calm when dealing with unruly and argumentative patrons.
• Ability to learn point of sale system.

Physical Requirements:
• Must be able to lift up to 40-50 lbs and stand and walk for long periods of time, including the duration of a full shift.
• Must be able to walk, push, pull, stoop, bend and lift items of moderate weight.

• Must be 21 years of age or older.
• Current liquor license issued by the Oklahoma ABLE Commission.
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Completion of mixology, barkeeping, or other related training required.
• At least one year of related experience preferred.

The Ellison Hotel is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

The Ellison Hotel
Mary Smith

Pre-opening office:
6000 N. Shartel
Bldg 16
Oklahoma City, OK 73118

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