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Originally built in 1924 as the city's first high-rise hotel, the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin's rich history and luxurious accommodations offer a truly unique experience of Texas hospitality. Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Austin next door to The Paramount Theatre. Known to Austinite's as the Stephen F, our historic Art Deco faade has been a famous landmark for more than 90 years. Unwind after a busy day in our health club or on the terrace at our Stephen F's bar.
Your day to day
After a big meeting far away from home, or a long wait for a delayed flight, is there anyone more welcoming than a smiling bartender? As the friendly face of our hotel bars, you'll also be a helpful host, a local expert, and a proud brand ambassador. Whether you're preparing drinks exactly as our guests want or serving them delicious food, you'll be devoted to creating relaxing, memorable experiences.
Creating a warm and welcome to everyone and setting the tone for each guest's experience
Prepare and serve drinks to high standards, and highlight promotions to guests
Work with your restaurant colleagues to offer a seamless food service
Set up your bar stock up on all the supplies you'll need, manage your inventory and make sure all your equipment works
Change beer barrels
Look after your bar keep it clean and tidy and make sure the alcohol is always secure
Handle cash and credit transactions
Look smart wear your uniform with pride
Be ready to jump into other ad-hoc duties when your colleagues need your help
Always follow safety procedures
What we need from you
Fitness you'll be on your feet most of the day with lots of bending and kneeling
Strength sometimes you'll need to lift, push and pull big objects like barrels and crates up to 50lbs (23 kg)
Literate you'll need a good grasp of reading, writing and basic maths
Flexible night, weekend and holiday shifts are all part of the job
Experienced you'll know how to prepare a wide range of drinks. Ideally with formal bartending training
Compliant as well as meeting local laws on food handling and serving alcohol, you'll be above the minimum age required and fluent in the local language
Articulate a great communicator, you'll be warm, welcoming and easy to talk to
What we offer
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package including, free shift meals, healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan, 31 DAY discounted Bus passes. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans.
Intercontinental Hotels Group