OXBO Bartender

  • Job Reference: HOT08AU4
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2022
  • Employer: Hilton
  • Website: http://jobs.hilton.com
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Hilton Reading

Here at Hilton Reading, we are less than two miles from the Oracle shopping centre and the University of Reading. We are a great base for visiting Windsor, Oxford and Henley on Thames. We house the new quirky concept OXBO Kitchen which uses fresh ingredients and locally sourced produce, not forgetting signature cocktails in the OXBO Bar. We have nine event spaces with natural lighting, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi and we also have our large indoor pool and fitness centre.

Here at Hilton Reading, we create heartfelt experiences for all our guests and meaningful opportunities for our Team Members. Achieving consistently the title of “Great places to work”, this is not just a job – we offer you a journey of self-discovery, growth and an exceptional career.

A Bartender engages our guests during their visit, receives/serves orders and ensures brand service standards are met to the highest quality.

Salary - £10 Per Hour plus Service Charge

BENEFITS

  • Free meals on duty
  • Travel and food discounts: - Discounted hotel nights plus 50% off F&B (subject to individual outlets)
  • Holiday: 28 days including bank holidays (increasing yearly)
  • Pension scheme
  • Discounted dental and health cover
  • High street discounts: with Perks at Work
  • Grow your career: access to a network of 6500+ hotels across 100+ countries (subject to local right to work rules)
  • Personal Development: programmes designed to support your career

What will I be doing?

A Bartender will be responsible for engaging our guests during their visit, receiving/serving orders and ensuring brand service standards are met to the highest quality. Specifically, you will be responsible for performing the following tasks to the highest standards:

  • Receive orders and serve customer requests completely in a timely manner
  • Create and serve a range of beverages including classic cocktails, mixers, beer, wine and soft drinks etc.
  • Take food orders and assist the floor team with deliveries as required
  • Understand menu content, any menu changes, and promotional activities
  • Keep your service area clean, tidy, and well-prepared
  • Efficiently manage the proper settlement of all customer accounts
  • Answer guest queries in a polite and helpful manner
REQUIRED SKILLS:

What are we looking for?

A Bartender serving Hilton brands is always working on behalf of our Guests and working with other Team Members. To successfully fill this role, you should maintain the attitude, behaviours, skills, and values that follow:

  • Previous experience within a cocktail bar environment
  • The ability to create classic cocktails
  • Flexibility in hours as you will be working rostered shifts, especially on weekends
  • Exceptional personal presentation and communication skills
  • Flexibility to respond quickly and positively to a range of work situations
  • Passion for delivering exceptional levels of guest service

ELIGIBILITY

  • In line with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must have the eligibility to live and work in the United Kingdom.
  • Documentation is required at interview stage (for EU Nationals share code requested to check EU Settled/Pre-Settled status)



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