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Bartender

Cotuit Center for the Arts
Job Description
Cotuit Center for the Arts is home to theater, art, music, film, special events, and education. We seek a Bartender who shares our commitment to provide an “excellent patron experience” to all who attend our events.
 
Our bar is located in our gallery/lobby. Guests attending plays, concerts, gallery openings and special events mingle in this area before the theater doors are opened. We offer a limited but varied menu. All snacks are pre-packaged.
 
Most events are evenings; matinees are also available. Theatrical and concert performance shifts are usually 5:30-9:30. In most cases, bartenders may leave after intermission. As a bartender, you can expect to be busy before the show, and to have to hustle during the 15-minute intermission to take care of all the guests. Special event shifts may be longer. Over the course of a year, there can be 150-175 shifts, shared by several bartenders.
 
We offer flexibility in scheduling. This is an excellent position for someone looking for part time evening and weekend opportunities.
 
Bartending responsibilities:
  • Arrive 60-90 minutes in advance of box office opening to set up bar
  • Stock bar attractively so as to display bar offerings
  • Pre-mix some menu selections and assist in creation of signature cocktails
  • Perform all side duties such as cleaning, garnish preparation, miscellaneous preparation, stocking, etc
  • Maintain neat, clean, sanitary and safe bars with a fun, and professional demeanor
  • Record all transactions accurately
  • Understand and adhere to all company policies/procedures and state/federal liquor laws/regulations
  • Ensure all alcohol is removed at closing time
 
Qualifications:
  • High school or equivalent
  • 21 years or older
  • 1-2 years bartending experience
  • TIPS certification/ Serve Safe Certification a bonus
  • Ability to use arithmetic and make change
  • Excellent customer service skills; pleasant and friendly demeanor
  • Ability to lift 30 pounds
 
Compensation:
$50 per 4 hour shift, plus tips
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