Bartenders:

Mix and serve drinks to patrons, directly or through waitstaff.

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About the Job


Indiana Average Salary $22,200.00
Average Time to Fill 40 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 20,224
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 0.94 %

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Skills Profile



Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Customer Service
Resource Allocation
Decision-making
Professionalism
Leadership
Oral Communication
Integrity
Information Gathering
Following Directions
Organization
Conflict Management
Critical Thinking
Work Ethic
Teamwork
Problem-solving
Pride in Work
Creativity

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performing for or Working Directly with the Public

Provide restaurant, food services, or lodging related customer service
Provide assistance or direction to customers
Assist patrons with food or wine selections
Greet customers, guests, visitors, or passengers
Communicate with food or beverage customers to resolve complaints or ensure satisfaction
Accommodate guest requests and needs
Provide customers with general information or assistance
Assist customers with seating arrangements
Assist workers to resolve work problems
Serve food or beverages
Assist patrons in restaurant, lodging, or entertainment venues
Resolve customer or public complaints or problems
Bus tables in dining area

Handling and Moving Objects

Prepare beverages for clients or customers
Place food on dishes or trays or in takeout bags
Perform food preparation duties
Prepare appetizers, salads, or cold dishes
Distribute food to wait staff to serve customers
Operate food preparation equipment
Cut cooked or raw foods
Prepare food products by hand through shaping, kneading, or rolling
Mix food or beverage ingredients according to instructions
Assist chefs or caterers with food or drink preparation
Stock serving stations or dining areas with food or supplies
Arrange decorations or furniture for banquets, dining venues, or social functions
Package food or supplies

Monitoring and Controlling Resources

Requisition stock, materials, supplies or equipment
Order restaurant, food services, or lodging related supplies, materials, and equipment
Replenish supplies of food, tableware or linen
Maintain food, beverage, or equipment inventories
Inventory stock to ensure adequate supplies
Manage inventories or supplies
Manage material resources
Purchase food or beverages
Purchase housekeeping or cleaning supplies or equipment


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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Sales
Product Sales
Food Delivery


Related Licensing Requirements


Occupational Riverboat Gambling License (18-0000000026)

In order to obtain a license to work in a riverboat casino, the candidate must: Be at least 18 years of age. Not have been convicted of a felony nor have been subject to disciplinary action that woul interfere with the ability to carry out professional duties. Demonstrate a level of skill of knowledge that the commission determines is necessary to perform the skills necessary for the occupation. Submit a full set of fingerprints. Pay all application and licensure fees.

- Indiana Gaming Commission (3172330046)
- http://www.in.gov/igc/

Bartender's Permit Type 801 (18-0000000156)

In order to obtain a bartender's permit, the candidate must: Be at least 21 years of age. Not have been convicted of a crime nor have been subject to disciplinary action that would interfere with the ability to carry out occupational duties (if the candidate has been convicted of a crime, the candidate must meet additional requirements). Submit birth certificate or other valid proof of age, if under 26 years of age. Pay an application fee.

- Alcohol and Tobacco Commission (3172322455)
- http://www.in.gov/atc/

Bartender's Permit Type 300 (18-0000000155)

In order to obtain a bartender's permit, the candidate must: Be at least 21 years of age. Not have been convicted of a crime nor have been subject to disciplinary action that would interfere with the ability to carry out occupational duties (if the candidate has been convicted of a crime, the candidate must meet additional requirements). Submit birth certificate or other valid proof of age, if under 26 years of age. Pay an application fee.

- Alcohol and Tobacco Commission (3172322455)
- http://www.in.gov/atc/

Bartender's Permit Type 900 (18-0000000023)

In order to obtain a bartender's permit, the candidate must: Be at least 21 years of age Not have been convicted of a crime nor have been subject to disciplinary action that would interfere with the ability to carry out occupational duties (if the candidate has been convicted of a crime, the candidate must meet additional requirements). Submit birth certificate or other valid proof of age, if under 26 years of age. Pay an application fee.

- Alcohol and Tobacco Commission (3172322455)
- http://www.in.gov/atc/


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