Catering Bartender

Rider University

Lawrenceville, NJ

ID: 7088777 (Ref.No. 22N800112)
Posted: November 10, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Position Description

Rider University invites applications for experienced catering bartenders for on-campus university events. Responsibilities include proper table/bar set-up, fulfilling drink orders, table service for guests, performing alcohol inventories at the end of each event, and collecting cash payment when required. Each shift is a minimum of four hours and scheduled on an as needed basis.  Candidates must be able to maintain a flexible schedule with full availability on nights and weekends.   

Position Requirements

Successful candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent along with 2+ years’ experience working as a catering bartender.  Additional requirements include:  TIPS certification; working knowledge and compliance of all food and beverage laws and regulations, including safe food/alcohol handling principles; excellent customer service and interpersonal communications skills; strong oral and written communication skills; ability to work independently as well as in a group under general supervision; and knowledge of drinks to be served.  

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Certification as a mixologist from a reputable bartending school is preferred.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. 

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success. 

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 387 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Rider University is committed to diversity. Please provide a statement of your commitment to diversity.

The completion of a background check is required for all new hires.