Avant Garde Aleworks is now hiring for the position of beertender at our taproom in Estes Park, CO. Our ideal candidate is energetic and outgoing, with an affinity for customer service and craft beer. As a member of our beertending team you will be responsible for developing positive customer relationships and helping us maintain a welcoming and enjoyable craft beer experience for all guests. Beertenders are responsible for knowing details about all of our beers, providing excellent customer service, opening and closing the taproom, fulfilling online orders, and maintaining a safe and clean work environment. This position reports to the Taproom/Operations Manager.
Part-time hours available: 8-25 hours/week
Position dates: May – October
- Act as a customer facing representative of Avant Garde Aleworks while serving guests in our taproom, maintaining a positive and respectful attitude for others at all times
- Describe beers to customers and make recommendations based on customer preferences. Training provided on all Avant Garde beers
- Follow set procedures to open or close the taproom at the beginning/end of your shifts
- Fulfill online beer and merchandise orders as well as taproom food orders as needed
- Maintain a clean and organized bar and taproom
- Restock kegs, merchandise and food. Keep retail items organized and faced
- End of day books and tip splitting
- Communicate openly and regularly with Taproom Manager
- Any additional tasks as requested by the Taproom Manager
Skills & Qualifications:
- Adaptability and calm under pressure, strong attention to detail
- Consistent weekend, evening and holiday availability. Must be able to work Sundays.
- Must be 21+
- Basic knowledge of craft beer
- Willing to get TiPS certified (employer reimbursed)
- Service industry experience a plus
- $10.50-13.00/hour depending on experience + Tips
- Tips (cash tips paid out daily)
- Free & discounted beer and merchandise
To apply, please send your resume to Alex at email@example.com. In-person applications will not be accepted.