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Barista, Al Naba'a Lounge

United Arab Emirates-Abu Dhabi-Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Competitive

Full job details

Recruiter
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr.
Posted
28/12/2016
Ref
ADC01232
Location
United Arab Emirates-Abu Dhabi-Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Job Type
Food & Beverage, Bartender
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Non-Management
 

Job Description

 

Barista, Al Nabaa Lounge
The Bartista role will be to produce consistently high quality beverages according to standards and to offer support to all other Colleagues at Al Naba'a a team of professionals with a passion for food and beverage.

Hotel Overview: Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, "gateway to the sea" boasts a prime location at the mainland gateway to the cosmopolitan city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With its strikingly contemporary architecture, this beachfront business hotel offers the highest level of comfort and elegance throughout its 369 guestrooms and suites, including the ultimate exclusive lifestyle hotel experience with Fairmont Gold.

Summary of Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Assistant Lounge Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
  • Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service
  • To report to duty punctually, in full uniform according to appearance and grooming standards
  • To promote and maintain a positive working relationship at all times with all the Colleagues of Al Naba'a Lounge the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr.
  • To consistently offer professional, friendly and warm service
  • To demonstrate a complete understanding of Al Naba'a Lounge policies, procedures and set service standards as outlined in the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr handbook and the -Al Naba'a Lounge Colleague Resource Guide
  • To follow all standards and directions as given by Al Naba'a Lounge management and as outlined in the Job Task Checklist
  • To have full knowledge of the menu, beverage lists in your outlet and all other special promotions taking place in the hotel. Knowledge of all menu items, garnishes, contents and preparation methods. To be able to answer any Guest questions about menu items in an informative and helpful way
  • To always take corrective action if service errors occur, ensuring all solutions exceed the Guests expectation
  • To understand each service station and all side duties assigned to that station
  • Attend pre-shift, weekly and monthly meetings to continually improve the Guests experience
  • To understand how to operate all the equipment used in the outlet
  • To fully understand and follow the hotel's recycling program and procedures
  • To actively participate in all health and safety procedures for Al Naba'a Lounge and the entire hotel
  • To follow all of safety and sanitation policies when handling food and beverage
  • Carrying out any miscellaneous duties and responsibilities as requested by your Manager pertaining to total quality service delivered in Al Naba'a Lounge.
Qualifications:
  • Previous experience is an asset
  • Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
  • Highly responsible & reliable
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work cohesively 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 30 lbs
  • Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
  • Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Please note that you must be eligible to live and work in Abu Dhabi. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr will cover visa costs and flights for selected candidates from place of origin.

Living and working in Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi, the capital, is the largest of the 7 Emirates which make up the United Arab Emirates, one of the world fastest growing tourist destinations. When you choose to live and work in Abu Dhabi, you will find that we offer competitive salaries, service charge, quality medical benefits, meals and furnished accommodation. There are currently no income taxes in the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi's heritage is rooted in Islamic traditions and living here will prove to be a unique life experience. For more information about living in Abu Dhabi, we suggest you visit the following websites:

www.visitabudhabi.ae

www.abudhabi.com

www.ask-ali.com

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

ABOUT FAIRMONT HOTELS & RESORTS
At Fairmont Hotels & Resort 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!