Hotel Granduca Austin is the second jewel in the Granduca Hotels Group. The luxurious nine-story hotel sits atop the breathtaking hillside on Bee Caves Road and Loop 360 in beautiful Westlake, just minutes from downtown Austin.Enjoy our 194 beautifully designed guest rooms and suites, six state-of-the-art meeting rooms, as well as the main ballroom with seating for 220 guests, that leads to a beautiful open-air courtyard. This exquisite luxury hotel is the only hotel in Austin to receive the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World designation.Experience the architecture and decor reminiscent of a private Italian villa that offers a stunning view of the world below. Hotel Granduca Austin provides the perfect destination for meetings, special occasions, weddings or a memorable vacation.Visconti Ristorante & Bar offers a unique and unsurpassed dining experience with its Northern Italian fine cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The seasonal Bartender is responsible for catering to the guests in the Pool or Bar area in a professional and cordial manner while creating a relaxing and friendly atmosphere. To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Welcome guests in a professional and courteous mannerRecord guests' orders, enter into POS system and process payment while ensuring accuracyPrepare alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and assist with service of food and beverage to guests in a timely mannerDescribe and up-sell menu and beverage itemsPrepare garnishes and other snack itemsEnsure cleanliness in the bar service station and work areasMaintain knowledge of the hotel, hours of operations, amenities and surrounding areasServe the guests and assist with busser duties if necessaryMaintain updated knowledge of all wines, liquor and special menus items Meet or exceed the LHW and hotel's standardsAdhere to policies, procedures and required laws and regulationsPractice the Daily Core Values and 3 Steps of ServiceStock and organize storage areas to ensure an adequate inventory of suppliesComplete necessary side-work as requiredSecure and maintain an accurate cash bankMaintain a friendly and cordial demeanor with internal and external guestsCommunicate with management to address and resolve guest concerns in a timely mannerPerform other duties as assigned
High school diploma or equivalentMinimum of one year of related experience in a luxury or a full-service hotel Ability to walk, stand, bend, push, pull and carry to 30 lbsMust demonstrate a warm, friendly and cordial demeanorExcellent telephone etiquette and interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task and remain calm and courteous during busy timesExperience with Micros system (POS) preferredMust possess knowledge wines, liquor and mixed beveragesTABC certification Food Handler's certification Excellent command of English, verbal and written and ability to follow instructionsBilingual - English and Spanish - preferredMust be able to work required shifts, including evenings, weekends and holidays, based on business demands
Hotel Granduca is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
Located on Loop 360, just north of Bee Caves Road, the hotel is purposefully located a few minutes from downtown to offer quiet sophistication and elegance, in the magnificent, highly visible and accessible Westlake area.
Offering 194 luxurious rooms and suites, Granduca Austin will offer accomodations from 500 square feet all the way to 1400-square-feet. All rooms will feature complimentary wireless Internet as well as flat screen LED HDTVs. Just as Granduca Houston, the hotel will feature Tuscan-inspired décor with original Italian art and fine linens.