SHP Bartender

Date: Sep 7, 2023

Location: Loretto, KY, US

Company: Beam Suntory

Maker’s Mark a Subsidiary of Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



SHP Bartender  


The following position is open in Loretto KentuckyUnited States. This position will be based at the Maker’s Mark distillery which is approximately 20 miles south of Bardstown, KY


What makes this a great opportunity?

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World.  Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into one of the leading premium spirits companies where each team member is trusted with a legacy.  Maker's Mark exemplifies Suntory's values in staying true to the craft and heritage.  With our greatest assets - our brands and our people are driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation, and entrepreneurial spirit, while staying true to our heritage


Role Responsibilities

  • The distillery bartender will work with the public, VIP’s and trade bringing to life the distillery cocktail program and global drinks strategy through cocktail and whisky recommendations
  • Bartender and drinks spokesperson for special distillery events.
  • Daily set-up and breakdown of the bars
  • Work closely with bar backs to restock and replenish inventory during service
  • Comply with all food and beverage regulations
  • Other Duties as assigned by Manager or F&B Manager.
  • Support drinks program through training staff on techniques, speed of service and Bar cleanliness.
  • Verify identification + age requirements of customers visiting the bars on campus
  • Weekend work required to meet business needs
  • Host ticketed cocktail workshops and the MadeAtMaker’s experiences including set-up and clean-up.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Strong presentation and storytelling skills, with ability to be entertaining while educating
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a bar/restaurant with established cocktail program
  • Good knowledge of classic and modern classic cocktails
  • Competent at round building and multiple order taking when busy
  • Positive Attitude
  • Genuine passion and knowledge for Bourbon, Whisky, and all things Kentucky
  • Ability to think on your feet
  • Friendly, outgoing personality with guests and your team
  • Enthusiastic and magnetic personality with ability to communicate with various demographics of people
  • Strong public skills, ability to communicate and engage with large groups of people
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Team Player
  • Organizational talents
  • Good work ethic
  • Nonessential Skills and Experience:
  • Point of Sale Application Software
  • Experience in tourism or hospitality related field



At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.