Fairmont Bartender - Rundle Lounge (Spring/Summer 2017) in Canada

Primary Location

Bartender - Rundle Lounge (Spring/Summer 2017)

The environment of the position will have a centralized focus on creating drinks for the tables located in the Rundle Lounge and Lookout Patio. In addition to this, ensuring that both outlets are set up for success so that they may run with efficiency and the high quality beverage standards that Fairmont Banff Springs is known for.

*Hotel Overview: *The Fairmont Banff Springs has built a distinct and iconic reputation in the heart of Canada’s Rocky Mountains. With 764 guest rooms, world-class golf and spa experiences, one of the largest food & beverage operations in North America, our Castle in the Rockies is the place to ignite a brilliant career.

Whether you are seeking innovative mentorship with global career opportunities or you are an outdoor adventure seekers, this year-round, mountain culture offers true work–life balance in one of Canada’s most spectacular destinations.

Summary of Responsibilities:Reporting to the Rundle Lounge Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

  • Have complete understanding of and adhere to all company policies and rules including those relating to fire, hygiene and safety

  • Adhering strictly to Fairmont standards including grooming.

  • Thorough knowledge of the menu and options.

  • Serving guest in a casual environment.

  • Work well with little supervision.

  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team.

  • Maintaining stock levels in the Rundle/Lookout Patio bar.

  • Liaison to kitchen departments, while communicating orders efficiently

  • Problem solving

  • Stocking store rooms, moving of products, and inventory

  • Working with cash, and basic accounting

  • Taking the Rundle/Lookout Patio bar on as your own area to organize, clean, and maintain.

  • Lifting and moving of dining room chairs and tables.

  • Assisting with Banquet style events.

  • Must maintain the highest cleanliness standards.

  • Efficient and organized individual able to work well under pressure.

  • Able to build and maintain professional relationship with members and regular guests.

  • Flexible with working hours and working environment.

  • Other duties as assigned

Employee Status


  • Previous bartending experience preferred

  • Excellent knowledge of all beverage products

  • Previous point of sale system experience an asset

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

  • Highly responsible & reliable

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to work cohesively with fellow colleagues as part of a team

  • Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limited to):

  • Constant standing and walking throughout shift

  • Frequent lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs

  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting

  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

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

APPLY TODAY: Whether you’re launching your career or seeking meaningful employment, we invite you to visit http://www.fairmontcareers.com/ to learn more about Fairmont Hotels & Resorts—and the extraordinary opportunities that exist!

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTSAt Fairmont Hotels & Resorts we offer our guests the finest hospitality experience in each of our destinations. And we know that, to offer our guests the best, we first need to offer our employees the best. That’s why you'll find exceptional work opportunities—throughout North America and the Caribbean, Europe and Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific—as well as industry-leading training, career development, recognition and rewards. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of hotels that includes landmark locations like London’s The Savoy, New York’s The Plaza, and Shanghai’s Fairmont Peace Hotel. Our teams are guided by values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Empowerment; we employ the highest ethical and quality standards, treating all colleagues with fairness and dignity. A community and environmental leader, Fairmont is also regarded for its responsible tourism practices and award-winning Green Partnership program. An exciting future awaits!

Primary Location: Canada-Banff-The Fairmont Banff Springs

Employee Status: Limited Term

Job Level: Colleague

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: 31.Jan.2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: BSH03149