Graduate Hotels Management is seeking a Bar Back to join Graduate Hotels®, Graduate Athens. Graduate Hotels is a hotel collection targeting university-anchored markets across the country that celebrates each town's unique local culture and history.JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:* Prepares food items needed in the preparation of drinks* Trash pickup and disposal at bar and bar service areas* Maintain health and sanitation standards* Review work procedures and operational problems in order to determine ways to improveservice, performance and/or safety* Completes stocking, replenishing, cleaning, maintenance and preparation of bar Other duties asassignedEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:■ Minimum of High School education, post-high school education preferred* Minimum of 1 year in Bar Back roleKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:* Knowledge of alcohol serving practices and standards* Ability to communicate effectively verbally* Team player* Ability to exceed expectations of guestsJOB COMPETENCIES:▪ Commitment to Task: Demonstrates dependability and shows a sense of urgency about getting results;willing to commit the hours it takes to get the job completed; takes responsibility for actions and achievesresults; overcomes obstacles.▪ Communication Skills: Presents ideas, concepts, and information effectively and clearly through thespoken word; actively listens; communicates comfortably with various audiences; responds effectively toquestions.▪ Flexibility: Adapts and changes course of action when appropriate; effectively transitions from task totask; deals well with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, or unexpected events; maintainsobjectives amidst shifting priorities.▪ Initiative: Takes action proactively; addresses issues or opportunities without supervision; focuses ondesired results and accomplishments; demonstrates clear purpose, enthusiasm, and a "can-do" attitude.▪ Managing Execution: Manages multiple projects and effectively prioritizes tasks, responsibilities, andgoals; uses goals to guide actions and creates detailed action plans; organizes and schedules people andtasks; utilizes resources effectively to meet goals.▪ Teamwork: Works cooperatively with others to accomplish business goals and objectives; asks othersfor their ideas and opinions; supports team's decisions; contributes to the team's efforts.
Graduate Hotels is a hand-crafted collection of hotels that reside in dynamic university-anchored towns across the country. Each hotel pays homage to the heritage of its unique town through cultural nods to the local community. Launched in 2014, there are currently 15 open and operating hotels across the U.S. and an additional 15 hotels under development slated to open by the end of 2020. Graduate Hotels is owned by Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners, a Chicago-based vertically-integrated real estate developer, owner and operator. For more information on Graduate Hotels, please visit graduatehotels.com.
*Graduate Hotels Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Graduate Athens is more than just a place to lay your head. While you’re with us, get your morning caffeine fix at Iron Works Coffee. We’ll charm you with Southern fare and live music at The Foundry. Or if you’re looking for time to unwind after a day in our favorite city, check out our on-site spa and outdoor pool. We’re also the perfect spot for Bulldogs – and their dogs! Pets stay free at Graduate Hotels.
We’re nestled into the musically famed Foundry building at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and a short walk to UGA’s campus. Enjoy our signature Southern style with a splash of Georgia pine, pink and hint of history in every room and venue. Gather Bulldogs for local tunes at The Foundry and enjoy craft brews (caffeinated and spiked!) and a memory making stay.
From a tiny two-step to 200 gushing guests at your Athens wedding, Bulldog filled meeting or music inspired meet up – we have a just-the-right-sized ballroom, boardroom or historic venue to suit your suite spot. Our culinary team will creatively exceed your catering expectations sure to make your event is a real peach.