Job Description


Job Title: Pool Bartender

Salary: $18.00 + tips

Status: Full Time

Shift: Varies

There are many great advantages to work in our Pool area:

  • Enjoy the 23rd floor with spectacular views serving hotel guests
  • Free Hot Meal per shift
  • Non-smoking environment
  • Subsidized transportation
  • Work with Elevated ingredients
  • Advancement opportunities


  • Greet and communicate with all guests in a friendly and courteous manner.
  • Insure prompt expedient and courteous service to all guests and visitors to the outlet at all times.
  • Smile and show genuine interest in the guests’ needs or questions and always attempt to accommodate any reasonable request.
  • Receive and understand beverage orders and repeat them back to the guest and/or servers for accuracy.
  • Maintain an updated knowledge of the brands of beer, wine and liquors being offered for consumption.
  • Know the ingredients to the most commonly asked for cocktails and specialty drinks, the garnishes they require, the proper glassware for them and the current prices.
  • Properly mix the drinks, set for presentation and serve the desired alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as requested by the guest and/or the cocktail servers.
  • Adhere to, enforce and practice all alcoholic beverage laws, policies, and regulations.
  • Circulates through the assigned bar area on a continuous basis to provide superior guest service.
  • Contact the Beverage Manager/Supervisor on duty for any guest related issues, if unable to assist in finding an agreeable solution to the defined issue.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment, free of dirty glassware and dispose of other trash. Responsible for the upkeep and cleanliness of the bar at all times.
  • Abide by the established standards for health, safety and continual side work duties.
  • Ability to and willingness to work as a Team
  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed.
  • Must Be able to take food orders and place them.
  • Increase revenue by suggestive sell
  • Decrease expenses through proper handling of product.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Must obtain a Colorado Support Gaming License.
  • Must obtain a TIPS card.
  • Operate the established POS systems by following correct ordering procedures, identifying the correct drinks provided and that the approved comping procedures are followed, when applicable.
  • Obtain, maintain and track the established cash bank for the outlet assigned.
  • Comprehend and follow all established cash handling and drawer count-down procedures.
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written, with guests, Team Members, and manager/supervisor.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Must be able to walk or stand for 90% of shift.
  • Must maintain accurate and proper comp and cash handling procedures in accordance with department policies.
  • Must be able to lift and maneuver at least fifty (50) pounds.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to multi task
  • Maintain an updated knowledge of the brands of beer, wine and liquors being offered for consumption.
  • Know the ingredients to cocktails and specialty drinks, the garnishes they require, the proper glassware for them.
  • Continuously watch for signs of intoxication for the protection and enjoyment of all guests.
  • Manual procedures.
  • Maintain Par levels and notify manager/supervisor.
  • Adhere to all grooming standards.
  • Follow Company and Departmental Policies and Procedures.
  • Meet the expectations outlined and explained to them by their assigned leaders.

Not only does Monarch offer a luxury experience for guests we offer luxury benefits to our Team Members as well!

Full Time Team Members (30+ hours) will enjoy the following benefits and perks:

  • Paid Time Off
  • 6 Observed Holidays and Holiday Pay
  • Health Benefit Insurance Package after 90 days includes: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, 401k with company match

Part Time and Full Time Team Members (TMs) will enjoy the following benefits and perks:

  • 1 Free Hot Meal per shift and Unlimited Coffee, Tea, Soft Drinks
  • Up to 48 hours of Sick Pay for Team Members Under 30 hrs per Week
  • 80% Subsidized Bus Transportation Options
  • Free Covered Parking
  • Education/Tuition/Certification Reimbursement (up to $6,000 per calendar year)
  • Wardrobe/Uniforms and Dry Cleaning Provided Free of Charge for most positions
  • Career Development and Advancement Programs
  • Team Member Anniversary Recognition (earn resort credit, vacation trips and more!)
  • Team Member Hotel, Retail and Spa Discounts

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An Equal Opportunity Employer: Monarch Casino Resort Spa does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is Monarch’s intention that all qualified applicants are given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

Application Instructions

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