Outgoing Bartender highly skilled in mixing and serving drinks in high-volume establishments. Establishes positive rapport with customers while maintaining productivity. Enjoys working as a part of a positive team.
Exceptional customer service
Rapid order processing
Honest, trustworthy and punctual
Opening and closing procedures
Aloha POS system
Works well as part of a team
Energetic, friendly and enthusiastic
Bar Tender12/2012 to 11/2013 The Flagler Tavern – New Smyrna Beach, FL
Flagler Tavern has been a must-visit destination for locals, families, beach-goers and music lovers for decades. Nestled amongst picturesque Flagler Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, Flagler Tavern is the ultimate location, offering something for everyone. Twenty-five beers on tap and very up to date full liquor bar.
Maintained updated knowledge of all menu items, specials, liquor brands, beers and non-alcoholic selections.
Set up bar for operation, obtained cash bank and stocked the service bar.
Bar Tender03/2012 to 09/2012 Olive Garden – Bristol, VA
Opened this new location in Bristol, Va. Darden Restaurants most famous brand, proud to serve fresh, delicious Italian food served in a comfortable, home-like setting where everyone is welcomed. Left to attend school in FL.
Expertly prepared both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages using correct techniques, liquid measurements and garnishes.
Actively promoted a cooperative and harmonious working climate to boost morale, productivity and efficiency.
Chosen from seven bartenders to become a trainer for this location.
Bar Tender/ Server04/2010 to 04/2012 The Black Rooster – Marion, VA
The Black Rooster is located in a boutique hotel, the General Francis Marion Hotel in Marion, VA. This restaurant and lounge offers eclectic renditions of classic entree's.
Trained wait staff on proper use of equipment and table service etiquette.
Bartend events with guest counts up to two-hundred people.
Constantly sought out by repeat customers, who enjoyed excellent service.
Responsible for implementing cocktail specials.
Bar Manager11/2009 to 04/2010 Withers Hardware Restaurant – Abingdon, VA
Withers Hardware Restaurant was located in Abingdon, Va. serving classic American entree's. This was a privately owned business and my first job in this area. Left due to lack of consistent business. Company has closed and sold the building.
Organized special events in the restaurant, including receptions, promotions and corporate luncheons.
Correctly calculated inventory and ordered appropriate supplies.
Oversaw front of house personnel to maintain adequate staffing and minimize overtime.
Developed, implemented and managed business plans to promote profitable food and beverage sales.
100 ton Captains License2012Chapmans School of Seamanship-
University of Phoenix -
High School Diploma: 1998New Smyrna Beach High School-
New Smyrna Beach,