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Barbacks are responsible for backing up bartenders. A typical sample resume for Barback describes tasks such as maintaining stocks, changing kegs, collecting empty glasses, maintaining the premises clean, ensuring there is plenty of clean glassware, and re-stocking ice. Based on our collection of example resumes, essential qualifications for this job are dexterity, the ability to lift weights, attention to details, teamwork, multitasking, and good communication skills. No formal education is mandatory for this job and most candidates hold a high school or general education diploma.

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1

Barback

Responsible for keeping bartenders supplied with ice, mixers, liquor and beer as well as clean glassware.

  • Stocked and rotated coolers, maintained liquor room, prepared lounge for the next day's shift
  • Rang up customers and opened/ closed customer tabs.
  • Assisted with bottle service and bussing
  • Prepared and served mixed drinks, cocktails and beer serving a local customer base in a fast-paced, high-volume, team-oriented environment.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Barback

Worked for the first two years in the deli serving breakfast foods, sandwiches, and soups then transferred to the bar.

  • Ensured that the inventory of the drinks at the bar is well stocked.
  • Assisted the bartenders during rushes by serving drinks.
  • Fully knowledgeable on the recipes of the drinks served at the bar.
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
3

Barback/busser

Maintained bar area for bartenders during peak hours, by stocking bar with supplies complying to neat and organized standards

  • Managed closing duties, including cleaning entire bar area and back area
  • Provided prompt, efficient, friendly, and quality service at all times
  • Assisted servers by effectively handling customer complaints and special requests
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Electromechanical
BA
Marketing / Business Administration
4

Barback

Responsible for keeping the establishment up to state required code for daily cleanliness and sanitization.

  • Consistently collect, wash, sanitize and restock all glass and barware for repeated bartender use.
  • Efficiently and continuously re-stock bartender serving stations with liquor, ice, fruit, straws and napkins as necessary for bartender use.
  • Perform general duties such as taking out trash, stocking restrooms, and complying with special requests set forth by management.
  • Maintain ongoing daily "Out of Stock" supply list and "Weekly Alcohol Use" lists to help expedite supply orders.
  • Execute weekly inventory of alcohol at all stations, liquor cage, walk-in cooler and liquor room for Bar Manager to place reorders.
  • Receive and back-stock weekly alcohol and supply deliveries into assigned and allocated areas of the bar.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Film And Video Production
5

Barback

Assisted bartenders by stocking and restocking the bar with glasses, ice, liquor, and other supplies

  • Put away inventory and maintained the cleanliness of the bar, collecting empty plates and glasses
  • Wiped down surfaces
  • Washed cleaned and disinfected bathrooms
  • Resupply bathrooms with paper towels, toilet paper, soap, etc.
  • Provided a professional, friendly, and courteous service to all customers
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
2
months
at this job
6

Barback/line Cook/relief Bartender

Kept a well-stocked and organized bar while working in tandem with bartenders to ensure quick, communicative, and quality service.

  • Prepared lunch and dinner specials for high volume college-based clientele.
  • Cleaned bar, kitchen, and dining areas to keep all prep areas safe, efficient, and up to code.
  • Stayed up-to-date on a large selection of local beers and specials to aid in customer inquiries.
  • Served as "relief bartender" during Happy Hour rushes, seamlessly integrating into the mix.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
AS
Performing Arts
BFA
Acting
7

Barback

Served food and drinks to customers seated at bar.

  • Checked customers ID to make sure they met the legal age requirement.
  • Catered events and managed high volume inventory.
  • Kept all stations sanitary up to restaurant's and health department standards.
  • Kept all station(s) stocked with inventory and ice-wells filled.
  • Help direct and trained staff in prep, and adjustment to the flow of service.
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
2
months
at this job
8

Barback

Implemented an organization system for liquor inventory

  • Inputted orders and process payments with POS system
  • Served food and drinks to customers
  • Maintained bar's inventory and appearance
  • Prepared ingredients to be used during service
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
9

Server Assistant/barback/food Expeditor

Initial guest interaction and provide a high quality dining experience by anticipating and implementing all guest needs

  • Responsible for setting up dining room, and maintaining tables throughout the evening
  • Work directly with all bar and management staff to ensure bar is fully stocked and ready for high volume business
  • Work with chef in order to provide tableside guacamole using fresh ingredients and providing superior guest interaction
  • Responsible for training and implementing all restaurant policies for new staff members
  • Created a unique dining experience with superior guest interaction, to include guest dialogues about restaurant events and special promotions
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Barback

Stocked bar with liquor, beer, wine, glassware, juices etc.

  • Maintained overall cleanliness of bar
  • Assisted servers with bussing tables when large crowd was present
  • Did weekly inventory of liquor, beer, wine and other bar supplies
  • Assisted with various janitorial duties
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Electronics

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