Dubai Holding Bartender - Kitchen Connection - Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Jumeirah Group, a member of Dubai Holding, has been making a distinguished impact on the global hospitality market for more than two decades with its Stay Different™ brand promise.
Its award-winning destinations, such as the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, position service beyond expectations, elevated dining destinations and surprising architecture and design at the heart of every guest experience.
Today, Jumeirah operates a world-class portfolio of 23 properties across the Middle East, Europe and Asia and employs over 8,000 colleagues, representing over 106 nationalities.
As Jumeirah continues to expand its global portfolio and scales up its operations to the next level of growth, it remains fully committed to developing and empowering our colleagues to excel in world class environments.
Jumeirah is committed to embedding equality, diversity, and inclusion in all its practices, embracing a culture that celebrates diversity.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel , Dubai’s premier lifestyle destination, is located on Jumeirah Beach Road just 15 km from the city centre and 25 km from Dubai International Airport. The 26-floor hotel has a curved design which represents the shape of a breaking wave and offers pristine private beaches with undisturbed views of the Arabian Gulf.
With 599 sea-facing rooms and suites and 19 private villas, as well as 21 restaurants and bars, extensive conference and banqueting facilities, a private marina, Sinbad’s Kids Club, Talise™ Spa, and direct complimentary access to Wild Wadi Waterpark™ for all guests, the hotel continues to redefine the holiday experience.
About the Role:
An opportunity has arisen for a Bartender to join the Kitchen Connection at Jumeirah Beach Hotel.
The main responsibilities are:
Identify and meet guests’ needs, provide appropriate bar services, and assist guests in recommendations, upselling where appropriate to provide knowledgeable and bespoke service
Serve beverages according to defined standards and measures (according to local license agreements)
Mix ingredients to prepare cocktails and other drinks according to beverage recipes
Ensure all drinks transactions are processed, registered, and settled
Setup the bar appropriately, ensuring the visuals and merchandise are placed appropriately.
Undertake opening, closing & cleaning tasks as detailed on checklists
Coordinate with stewards to ensure equipment and bar area are always kept hygienically clean and tidy and sufficient glassware is available
Ensure the checking of expiration dates and that all perishable garnishes are stored and recorded in designated storage area
Adopt a responsible attitude towards serving of alcoholic beverages, to ensure safe consumption in line with group policy and regulatory requirements
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others; support team to reach common goals
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following experience and qualifications:
Proficient in spoken and written business English.
Effective communication skills with all levels of colleagues and management at all levels.
Minimum 1 year experience at 5* luxury hotel.
We offer an attractive tax-free salary, paid in Dirhams (AED), the local currency of the UAE. In addition, we offer generous F&B benefits, reduced hotel rates across our properties globally, excellent leave and health care package, flights home, life insurance, functional incentives and other employee benefits making the role attractive to high performers and any applicant looking for a career with one of the most luxurious brands in the hospitality industry.