Bar Back - Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States · The Knickerbocker - GR expand job description ↓


Assist the bartenders at any and all bars. Keep work area cleaned and stocked. Help to improve the guest experience by answering questions as needed and being available. This position is for The Knickerbocker in Grand Rapids, Michigan.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Change and rotate kegs
  • Remove dirty plates or glassware from the bar top
  • Wash and restock glassware
  • Bring full bus tubs to dish room (scrape plates into compost)
  • Restock ice
  • Prepare crushed ice for cocktails
  • Cut fresh fruit for garnish and juicing
  • Prep fresh juices
  • Restock liquor, wine, root beer, library beer, packaged beer
  • Label cans and bottles
  • General cleaning
  • Clean and restock restrooms
  • Break down boxes and take to recycle bin
  • Empty trash and take to dumpster
  • Assist in any areas as needed
  • Leave the bar area clean and stocked at the end of any shift


  • Some previous FOH restaurant experience preferred
  • Positive attitude
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess good communication skills and the ability to work well with teammates.
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends
  • Be able to work in a standing position for up to eight (8) hours
  • Be able to multi-task
  • Lift up to 100+ lbs
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