James Michael quilliam

bartender/barista

  • Bournemouth
  • jamesquilliam@hotmail.com
  • 07506775026

Personal Statement 

My bubbly personality and friendly attitude are the core of my customer service skills. Easy to talk and approachable, I quickly develop an ongoing rapport. I am confident, skilful and extremely hard working. I enjoy being in companies that strive to be the best and are constantly looking to improve. 

Work History

Work History

Revolution, Bournemouth

Sep 2015 - Present

Bartender/Waiter

  • Welcoming, acknowledging and greeting guest who come to the bar
  • Checking customers ID to confirm that they are legally able to consume alcohol when required
  • Preparing various different cocktails as well as an selection of hot beverages 
  • Unselling beverages to guests
  • Communicating with customers and making them feel appreciated
  • Re-stocking garnishes and mixers
  • Ensure bars were always stocked up
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the bar area as well as bar glasses and utensils 
  • Taking money of customers and processing card payments

Orange Rooms, Bournemouth 

Nov 2014 - Apr 2015

Bartender

  • Welcoming, acknowledging and greeting guest who come to the bar
  • Checking customers ID to confirm that they are legally able to consume alcohol when required
  • Preparing various different cocktails as well as an selection of hot beverages 
  • Unselling beverages to guests
  • Communicating with customers and making them feel appreciated
  • Re-stocking garnishes and mixers
  • Ensure bars were always stocked up
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the bar area as well as bar glasses and utensils 
  • Taking money of customers and processing card payments


Ocean Beach, Ibiza

2014 - 2015

Bartender

  • Welcoming, acknowledging and greeting guest who come to the bar
  • Checking customers ID to confirm that they are legally able to consume alcohol when required
  • Preparing various different cocktails as well as an selection of hot beverages 
  • Unselling beverages to guests
  • Communicating with customers and making them feel appreciated
  • Re-stocking garnishes and mixers
  • Ensure bars were always stocked up
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the bar area as well as bar glasses and utensils 
  • Taking money of customers and processing card payments


Biancos, Tenerife

2009 - 2012

Waiter

  • Providing a warm welcome for customers
  • Serving dishes to customers at ables
  • Learning the names & building relationships with regular customers
  • Ensure timely delivery of all food & beverage items to customers
  • Understand menu content and keeping up to date with any menu changes
  • Making recommendations from the menu if requested
  • Answer guest queries in a polite and helpful manner
  • Check on customers asking if they are enjoying their meals and service
  • Clearing cutlery and dishes away from tables, relaying and preparing for the next guests

Education

Education

Bournemouth University

Sports Development & Coaching 

Wingate

General Certificate of advanced education       (A-levels)


Luther King 

Compulsory Secondary Education (ESO)

Skills

Skills

  • Fast learner
  • Smart appearance 
  • Team player 
  • English/Spanish spoken fluently
  • Responsible, reliable and honest

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