BARTENDER - AZHAR
Posted on December 1, 2021
Who We Are
Located at 96 Ossington, Azhar Kitchen & Bar is a neighbourhood gathering place for soulful Middle Eastern-inspired food and drink — hand-made and fire-cooked. With a wood-fired grill at the centre of the open kitchen, expect a transporting taste of Old World cuisine with imaginative twists in an intimate space that will quickly feel like your own. Azhar brings together two of the most celebrated Toronto restaurant leaders with Chef Stuart Cameron (formerly Executive Chef of Byblos, Patria & Mira) and restaurateur Janet Zuccarini (Gusto 54 Restaurant Group).
Take orders, deliver food and drink in a timely manner
Prepare drinks to order as punched in by service team
Communicate daily specials and make recommendations to guests
Cultivate a unique and memorable dining experience for guests
Handle cash and process payments
Serve alcohol in accordance with Ontario Law
Study to maintain strong product and menu knowledge
Follow Health and Safety Standards when handling food and beverage
Partake in regular testing to ensure product knowledge is to standard (80%+)
Attend regularly scheduled training meetings to develop knowledge and skills
Develop a rapport with frequent guests
Who You Are:
The right person for this role has a strong hospitality leadership background and prioritizes both guest and team member experience. The ideal candidate is equal parts people and process-driven with an aptitude for creating efficiencies at all levels of the business.
Preference will be given to those who possess:
Previous bartending experience in a high volume environment
Strong knowledge of cocktails and wine
Smart Serve Certification
What We Offer:
As we view all of our team members are an extension of the Gusto 54 famiglia, we are excited to offer a competitive compensation package including:
A comprehensive health insurance and wellness benefits program, powered by League
24-7 access to a health concierge and discounted memberships to wellness-driven products (ex. Headspace,
Discounted dining privileges at all of our restaurants
Consistent schedule and safe, positive work environment
Access to regular training and development programming
Gusto 54 is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a diverse working environment. We prohibit discrimination based on legally protected classes in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws including ethnic origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and gender identity/gender expression. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.
Kindly note, candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.