Cocktail Bartender

This is a casual role with shifts available Thursday - Sunday and functions only, due to limited operating hours during Covid-19 restrictions. Moving into the Christmas period we have many Christmas functions throughout the week.

We are seeking a skilled, passionate and personable Cocktail Bartender who appreciates high standards of product and presentation. This casual role will involve regular shifts at weekends and functions.

Elixir Rooftop was Brisbane's first rooftop bar, offering an environment of lush, fairy-lit tranquility for friends and family to gather in a laid-back environment up above the hustle and bustle of Fortitude Valley.

Our passionate cocktail artists offer a sophisticated drinks menu of contemporary and classic cocktails with plenty of diverse and fresh ingredients, and complemented by quality chef-prepared finger food.

We work as a team to delight our guests with an exceptional level of experience, and a standard of excellence is expected in all points of service.

Interested all-rounders without existing experience in complex beverages may be interested in our Floor Staff role also advertised.

- Maintaining a good knowledge of our cocktail list, drink and food list, preparation standards and sequence of service
- Following venue drink recipes (these may differ from other venues) to ensure our clients a consistent experience
- Providing a high level of customer service
- Upselling back-bar spirits, food and wine
- Assisting in maintaining budgets and minimising waste
- Maintaining the cleanliness of your workspace during and after trade
- Communicating problems and feedback to management
- Assisting the floor staff where possible

Factors needed to be successful in this role are:

- Cocktail bartending experience showing a demonstrated knowledge of what is expected for the provision of exceptional customer service
- Excellent cocktail, wine and beverage knowledge
- Strong attention to detail to meet a high standard of excellence
- An ability to work cooperatively and productively
- Excellent communication skills
- Excellent presentation and personal grooming standards
- Responsible and proactive
- Current RSA certificate

Please submit your CV and cover letter to apply. We look forward to hearing from you about joining us

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $22.00 – $31.00 per hour


  • cocktail bar tending: 1 year (Preferred)


  • current Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) (Preferred)

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • No