SMG Bartender in Long Beach, California

Position: Bartender

Department: Food & Beverage

Reports To: Operations Manager

FLSA Status: Hourly

SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities has an excellent and immediate opening for Bartenders at the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center.


This position is responsible for providing high quality customer service during all events, to achieve customer satisfaction and accurate accounting of all transactions, including inventory.


  • Sets up and services individual beverage locations.
  • Properly handle cash.
  • Enforce all liquor laws.
  • Verify and account for all liquor inventory.
  • Maintain proper sanitation of work area.
  • Follow proper safety practices in the work area.
  • Provide pleasant and efficient service to customers.


  • Reports to F&B Personnel in appropriate uniform, for assigned location.
  • Prepares all beverage items for sale in the station.
  • Sells to customers, charging amount indicated on SMG price list.
  • Receives and handles cash and/or tickets.
  • Accurately verifies all cash and liquor inventory with supervisor.
  • Verifies cash register is programmed properly, according to SMG approved sales prices.
  • Follows bar procedures described on the following page.
  • Follows all rules and regulations which apply to the beverage operations and to SMG Food and Beverage Division.
  • Requests identification for every guest purchasing alcohol.
  • Perfoms other related duties as assigned by Food Service Manager.


  • Must be atleast 21 years of age.
  • Must have the ability to take directions and effectively perform the work.
  • Must have sufficient math ability to accurately count and handle money.
  • Must have basic working knowlege of cash register and cash handling procedures.
  • Must speak and understand Well enough to converse with customers, supervisors, and employees.
  • Must have a pleasent personality and a neat appearance.
  • Must be able to stand walk for the duration of shift.
  • Must be able to carry and lift, according to industry standards.
  • Must be TIPS Certified.

SMG is an equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilites, and protected Veterans to apply. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled