Bar Staff | The Lounge Bar

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Our Bar Staff play a crucial role in maintaining the high standards of our brand. They provide personalized attention, address guest needs, and ensure a seamless experience, going beyond expectations.

Position Type
Full-time & Part-time

Hotel Area
The Lounge Bar


Dumfries, South West Scotland

About The Cairndale
The Cairndale Hotel is one of the largest family owned hotels in Dumfries and Galloway.

Owned and operated by The Wallace family for 40 years, we very much look forward to welcoming you to our truly independent and family run hotel.

Our hotel has 86 unique bedrooms and suites and we welcome a diverse variety of guests ranging from solo travellers, golfers, families and outdoor adventurers! The hotel is the perfect base for exploring all of what Dumfries and Galloway has to offer.

Due to launch Late Spring 2024, the Spa at the Cairndale Hotel is a new destination Spa for the south of Scotland, offering treatments, spa days and wellness retreats in the heart of Dumfries. 

The hotel is popular for large events including weddings, birthday celebrations and conferences. The hotel also boasts banqueting facilities including grand ballroom for up to 350 guests.

The hotel is centrally located right in the heart of Dumfries, 5 minutes from the train station and a stopping point on a number of bus routes.

Here's a bit more detail on what we see you doing in this role:

  • Prepare and serve a variety of cocktails and beverages to patrons with precision and efficiency
  • Maintain a high level of cocktail competency, ensuring consistency in taste and presentation
  • Provide exceptional customer service, engaging with patrons to enhance their experience
  • Uphold cleanliness and hygiene standards in the bar area, including equipment maintenance and sanitization
  • Work collaboratively with the bar team to ensure smooth operations and timely service
  • Adhere to all relevant laws and regulations regarding the sale and service of alcohol
  • Assist in inventory management, stock replenishment, and ordering supplies as necessary

The kind of person we're looking for:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in a high-end lounge or bar setting
  • Extensive knowledge of cocktails, spirits, and wine
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a passion for delivering excellent customer service
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays is essential

If you are passionate about creating and unforgettable and exceptional treatment and service and have the qualifications outlined above, we would love to hear from you. 

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter explaining your relevant experience and why you are the ideal candidate for this position.

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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