Bar Team Leader – FireRock Lounge

Whistler’s best-kept secret. Cocktail lounge with great food and even better drinks. It’s cocktail hour, every hour!

Located just off the stroll, in the Westin Resort & Spa, The FireRock Lounge is a warmly-lit intimate chalet-style bar. This is the perfect spot for a date night, or a catch up over cocktails, a glass of wine, or a cheeseboard.

The FireRock Lounge is looking for experienced cocktail bartenders to join our dynamic team in Whistler Village. You will assist with making and developing craft cocktails from scratch and will have some creative freedom to throw together specialty drinks!

Now open: Whistler’s best patio!

Our Team Leader will assist managing in running the bar; taking ownership of bar maintenance, creating innovative cocktails and helping to train new staff.

Team Lead role:

  • Exceptional customer service whilst serving delicious drinks
  • Training of bar staff
  • Maintain service and operational standards for the bar, including assessing bar equipment and auditing bar team
  • Lead the creation and maintenance of cocktail lists including new and innovative products and combinations while keeping in mind costing and speed requirements
  • Ordering bar stock
  • Inventory counts
  • May assist in tip reconsolidation

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Have proven experience as a bartender including making craft cocktails
  • Have a creative flare and love showing off new cocktails
  • Have a positive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Love a fast paced environment
  • Be a exceptional team player

Benefits include gratuity tips, discounts and no early mornings (as the bar opens at 11am)!

If you think you’ll be a great addition to our team, we want to hear from you!

Please submit your resume and a brief cover note about your experience and application to the email on the ‘Apply Now’ button.