A barback is a crucial support role in the bar industry, helping the bartenders keep the bar running smoothly. The key responsibilities of a barback at Soho include:
- Maintaining bar inventory: Ensure that the bar is fully stocked with all the necessary supplies and ingredients, including glassware, alcohol, mixers, and fruit.
- Assisting the bartenders: Help the bartenders with any tasks they may need assistance with, such as fetching ice, pouring drinks, and restocking supplies.
- Cleaning and sanitizing: Keep the bar area clean and sanitary, including wiping down surfaces, sweeping the floor, and cleaning glasses.
- Providing excellent customer service: Attend to any customer requests, provide a warm and friendly welcome, and ensure that all customers have a positive experience at the bar.
- Following health and safety guidelines: Adhere to all health and safety guidelines to ensure the safety of both customers and staff.
The ideal candidate for this position will have previous barback experience, excellent customer service skills, and a strong work ethic.