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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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Server/bartender

  • High volume fine dining where busy nights average between 300-400 people.
  • Developed excellent customer service skills by maintaining a friendly and personal rapport with VIP's & regulars.
  • Maintained a detailed working knowledge of the menu and wines, using that knowledge to discuss and make suggestions to costumers.
  • Depended on by management to train new hires.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
12

Bartender

Worked as main bartender 5 days a week.

  • Prepared drinks for entire house and my bar.
  • Combined and served a wide variety of beverages by mixing ingredients along with house specialties.
  • Responsible for good operation of bar, receipt and inventory accountability.
  • Responsible for taking and serving food orders to guests at my bar.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Cardiac Rehabilitation
13

Head Bartender

  • Ensure hundreds of positive customer experiences every day in a fine dining environment
  • Work with a diverse group of employees using well-developed communication skills
  • Maintain accurate and detailed accounts of all financial transactions
  • Trained and supervised 4 other team members to work in a similar capacity
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Accounting
BS
History
BS
Economics
14

Server / Bartender

[company name] is a private country club located in Horseshoe Bay near Marble Falls, TX.

  • Served the members in a pool side setting
  • Memorized an extensive menu and bar list to be able to repeat it back to the members
  • Was calm, collected, and friendly during high volume weekends and events
  • Attended wine classes each week, learning about our extensive wine list
  • Sold numerous specialty and off menu drinks
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
15

Bartender/server and Customer Service

Immensely talented Bartender and Server with a huge background in mixing and serving drinks to patrons, directly through waitstaff. Strong ability to recognize intoxicated or unruly patrons.

  • Prepare the bar for the opening shift and restocking.
  • Collect money for drinks served.
  • Check identification of customers to verify age requirements needed for the purchase of alcohol.
  • Attempt to limit problems and liability related to customers' excessive drinking by taking steps such as persuasion and stopping orders of alcohol or transportation for intoxicated patrons.
  • Responsible for the proper operation of the bar, receipts, and inventory accountability.
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Medical Insurance Billing And Coding
16

Bartender

Quickly and accurately identify the key issues when making a decision or solving a problem

  • Work under time and environmental pressures
  • Build effective team relations by creating a positive atmosphere
  • Build relationships with customers to ensure a positive experience
  • Developed ability to work independent
  • Communicate effectively and sensitively in both individual and group settings
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Business Management
17

Bar Manager/bartender

Bar manager, sole bartender at a high volume, casual-upscale french restaurant and lounge.

  • Prep bar, prepare cocktails for bar, lounge, and restaurant guests.
  • Create and write original cocktail menus, maintain bar inventory-order liquor, beer and bar supplies.
  • Assist sommelier in maintaining 650 bottle wine list.
  • Recommend spirits, wines, dessert wine selections to bar and dining room guests.
  • Close restaurant nightly with key to business.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
18

Bartender

Administer an assigned $500 petty cash and handle cash register receipts in excess of $2,000 daily

  • Utilize Aloha POS system to generate reports on daily sales to management
  • Train incoming employees in the proper beverage service stations and responsibilities
  • Communicate with guests, working with people, talking payments, time-pressure
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Business Administration
BBA
Finance
19

Bartender

Maintain friendly fast-paced bar environment with excellent customer service

  • Handle over $1,000 in cash and credit card sales nightly
  • Manage up to 10-20 tables per shift while simultaneously serving bar top and restaurant servers
  • Supervise and train new bartender staff on proper bartending techniques
  • Responsible for weekly inventory, stocking, and liquor counts
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Finance
20

Bartender

Mix and garnish beverages as requested by guests and servers.

  • Take meal and beverage orders and serve three course meals to guests.
  • Memorize drink recipes and mix beverages correctly and efficiently.
  • Operate cash register and Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions.
  • Responsible for restocking mixes, beer, wine & liquor.
  • Maintain a clean and well organized work environment.
  • Assist guests and bar manager as needed.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Computer Science
Computer Science

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