Barmaids mix and serve alcoholic drinks and beverages to customers at the bars, pubs, nightclubs or restaurants. Barmaids add to pleasant ambience of the bar providing the customers with drinks and conversation. The barmaids take the drink orders from the customers and are often also responsible for serving the drinks and food, collecting the cash, and cleaning the bar area. Building a pleasant rapport with the customers is a part of their job profile. This also involves ensuring that the customers do not get too drunk or cause any unpleasant situations in the bar.
The job of a barmaid is an exciting one since they have the chance to interact with people from diverse backgrounds. However, they also need to be firm in order to maintain a sociable environment at the bars.
Barmaids are responsible for serving alcoholic drinks and hence they must have a good knowledge of drinks and how to mix them to meet customer demands. Mixing new concoction and preparing new drinks is a part of their job profile. Serving, cleaning, and managing customers are some of the key responsibilities of the barmaid. They also need to maintain the bar supplies and ensure that the bottles and glasses are displayed in an attractive manner.
• Patience to deal with customers and awareness of activities going on in the bar is essential
• Confident, outgoing and fun loving personality
• Excellent listening and communication skills