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Bartenders prepare and serve drinks to clients directly or through waiters. Typical sample resumes for Bartenders highlight duties like collecting payments, keeping bar equipment clean, preventing customer excessive drinking, maintaining stocks, creating bar menus, and preparing appetizers. Based on our collection of example resumes, essential qualifications for this job are serving skills, dexterity, multitasking, attention to details, communication and interpersonal skills, and teamwork. No formal education is required for the role, and most Bartenders hold a high school diploma.

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1

Head Server/head Bartender

Hired, trained and supervised restaurant staff of 10 to uphold service standards, food quality, and customer satisfaction and retention.

  • Managed bar area including cocktail design and menu, inventory, regulation compliance, and high quality customer relationships to increase restaurant value.
  • Ordered and maintained inventory of bar products, including alcohol, soft drinks and supplies to ensure high volume of daily and weekly sales.
  • Produced and balanced daily and weekly sales reports to assess and coordinate staff, while subsequently improving organizational profit.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Romance Language
2

Bartender

Used social networking to bring in revenue and good relations with customers

  • Collected and organized more than $25,000 in gross revenue/tips on a monthly basis
  • Allocated time management efficiently working 15-25 hours while enrolled as a full time student
  • Demonstrated the ability to multi-task at a face pace while dealing with various situations/individuals with over 1,000 customers weekly
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting & Business Pre-law
3

Server/bartender

Serve Italian style dishes on a daily basis increasing total sales and revenue.

  • Advertised, marketed and recommended menu options to guest to increase guest satisfaction.
  • Communicated product knowledge to facilitate guest decision making.
  • Created a welcoming environment for visiting guest providing a memorable dining experience.
  • Maintained all sanitation procedures and food safety guidelines
  • Demonstrated flexibility in regard to work assignments and work schedule
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business Administration
Business Administration
4

Bartender

  • Provided customer service which resulted in returning customers
  • Demonstrated leadership as a trainer to all new employees
  • Displayed communication skills through one on one contact with customers
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business
5

Bartender

Upscale bartending and mixology experiences for premium clientele in the DFW area.

  • Provided services of ingredient and combination suggestions along with a large team of privately hired bartenders from all over.
  • Kept clientele over years that created new opportunities in my professional modeling career, along with substantially increasing sales for the parent company who runs this privately owned business.
  • Still currently employed here.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
6

Bartender

Mixed and serve drinks to customers of the bar and dining room

  • Demonstrated ability to keep the bar organized, stocked and clean
  • Monitored cash registers and collected payments for drinks and food
  • Greeted and seated customers in a friendly manner
  • Helping guests choose the menu
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Bartender

Operated bar at several locations; prepared cocktails, beer, wine and spirits.

  • Operated Aloha POS system, maintained clean and organized work station, maintained safety and sanitation standards.
  • Prepared documentation for cash fund accountability.
  • Responsible for training new employees.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Culinary Arts
8

Lead Bartender

Collected money for drinks served and balanced cash receipts

  • Trained and managed other employees
  • Stocked and tracked inventory and supplies
  • Maintained a clean and organized work area
  • Followed safety, sanitation and legal policies for handling food and beverages
  • Developed excellent customer relations
  • Prepared orders in fast-paced environment
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Reclamation, Environment, And Conservation
9

Bartender/server

Provided excellent bar/table service and guest satisfaction in high-volume (up to 500+), fast-paced restaurant

  • Utilized knowledge of mixed beverages, specialty liquors and craft beers to serve customers and provide wait staff with well- prepared drinks in a timely fashion
  • Provided outstanding hospitality to customers to gain appreciation, satisfaction and return service
  • Created a welcoming and enjoyable experience ensuring customer satisfaction by maintaining a friendly, accommodating and positive attitude.
  • Exhibited pride by maintaining personal hygiene as well as providing a hygienic working environment
  • Opened and closed restaurant independently, restocked depleted items daily, signed checks to distributors, helped prepare for events
  • Legitimately cared and concerned for patrons by being a responsible bartender/server
  • Trained new wait staff and bartenders
  • Worked diligently to assist co-workers when necessary
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Nuclear Medicine Technology
10

Bartender

Bartend and handle all related duties.

  • As a key holder was accountable for opening and closing responsibilities.
  • Ensured the accuracy of inventory.
  • Assisted in product development.
  • Created marketing strategies, event planning and social and print media to increase sales.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Literature
MA
Master of Arts

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