Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Banquet Bar Captain

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Jasper, AB
From $18.85 an hour - Permanent

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From $18.85 an hour
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Company Description

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is seeking passionate and adventurous individuals to join our incredible team here in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Our hotel offers a wide variety of jobs in over thirty departments and is sure to have something that sparks your interest. We pride ourselves on the work/play lifestyle that working in Jasper National Park provides and we do our best to ensure your quality of life is elevated when working for us. If you have ever dreamed of working in Jasper, don't miss out on this opportunity.

Job Description

Bar Captain

As Bar Captain with Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, you will be an ambassador for the exceptional service and flavours that are hallmarks of our restaurant and lounge experience. Your expertise will be utilized to cocktail making and costing while helping train for all outlets to ensure consistency across the Hotel. Your warm, attentive guest service and passion for mixology is worth raising a glass to!

Rate of Pay: Starting at $18.85 per hour. Full rate after one year is $19.24 per hour.

What is in it for you:

Subsidized staff accommodation provided on-site for full time status
Competitive extended benefits package including medical, vision and dental for full time permanent status
Employee Travel Program
Comprehensive Wellness Platform (LifeWorks)
Discounts on food & beverage/spa/golf
Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and over 5,000 properties with Accor
What you will be doing:

Reporting to the General Manager, Emerald Lounge & Great Hall, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Assist guests and servers regarding all beverage menu items in an informative and helpful way
Responsible for cocktail making/costing, brand alignment, cleanliness, inventory and training for all outlets
Sell and up-sell menu and beverage items in a positive, professional manner
Project a pleasant and positive professional image to guests at all times
Control the beverage stock as per guidelines and perform daily inventory reporting and other administrative tasks as required
Submitting beverage requisitions on Birchstreet
Mix drinks and present to guests and/or server in a timely manner
Have full knowledge of beverage lists and promotions
Have full knowledge of all menu items, garnishes, contents and preparation methods
Knowledge of mixology, creating unique, new and innovative recipes
Follow all safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage
Follow outlet policies, procedures and service standards
Adhere to the hotel’s vehicle handling and safety policies while driving hotel and guest vehicles
Other duties as assigned


Your experience and skills include:

Minimum 2 years bartending experience required in high volume full service bar
Previous leadership experience required
Completion of Food and Beverage test required
Pro Serve certification required
Previous point of sale system experience an asset
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible and reliable
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times
Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team with minimum supervision
Your team and working environment:

Fast-paced, upscale, luxury hotel
Close proximity to Marmot Basin Ski Resorts in winter and world-renowned hiking trails in summer
Hospitality employees worldwide making this a great place to develop lifelong connections
Sitting: 0-1 hr/day
Walking: 6-8 hr/day
Standing: 6-8 hr/day
Bending/reaching: 4-6 hr/day
Pushing/pushing: 4-6 hr/day
Physical effort: required to lift up to 50 lbs
Environmental stress: high – busy atmosphere

Additional Information

Visa Requirements: Must be legally eligible to work in Canada. The hotel is unable to assist candidates in obtaining Canadian work authorization.

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion: We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.

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