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Bartender (Part Time)

Location: Grand Rapids Downtown Market

Season: Days/Times Vary

The Bartender is a vital and necessary part of the food and beverage industry.  Here at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market, the Bartender will be the host for our special events and work closely with the event planner and caterer.     


  • Setting up mobile bar for private and in-house events
  • Serving guests in a timely, friendly, and professional manner
  • Basic beverage and cocktail knowledge
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of bar throughout entire event
  • Breaking down bar at end of event
  • Represent the Downtown Market positively by presenting themselves well and being kind and professional at all times
  • Ability to verify proper identification for beverage consumption


  • At least 1 year of prior experience in bartending position
  • Honesty and passion for serving others
  • Ability to stay organized, clean, and prepared for the impromptu requests
  • Good at multi tasking and preparing all logistics with bar related needs for special events
  • Capable of a flexible, changing, and on call schedule and must be available on weekends
  • TIPS certification
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and push up to 150lbs


Applications will be accepted online through completion of this application. No phone calls please.