Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar, a neighborhood full service
restaurant in north central Austin, is hiring for a front-of-house
team member with both bartending and serving experience to join the
Our strong base of neighborhood regulars are warm, professional
people who appreciate our quality service and tip well accordingly.
We offer a fun, fast paced, team-oriented work environment as well
as paid training, shift meals, health benefits, and more.
If you are a friendly, professional, customer service oriented
person who is passionate about food, wine, and craft cocktails,
then please apply by responding to this email with a resume.
Founded in 2012, Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar is located in
the Rosedale area of midtown Austin. The neighborhood trattoria
captures the warm, comforting, every-day flavors of Italian cuisine
in its diverse menu. Dishes range from traditional Italian
antipasti to hand-tossed pizzas, salads, fresh pasta, seasonal
entrees, and scratch desserts made in-house.
A clean, inviting design by architect Robert Smith incorporates
rich colors & fabrics and a large mirrored wall in the style of
aperitivo bars found throughout the major cities of northern Italy
(Venice, Milan, Turin). Specially commissioned pop art adorns the
walls along with an angelic mural on the ceiling by local artist
Federico Archuleta. At the center - a long, lively bar featuring
boutique family owned & estate-grown wines from Italy and around
the world, craft cocktails, beers on draught, and fair-trade
Italian roast espresso drinks. Outside on the expansive patio
guests can dine al fresco in the shade at a table or lounge at one
of the couch sectionals for happy hour.
Whether its a casual weeknight meal or a leisurely celebration
whatever the occasion the team at Gusto invites all to drink, to
taste, and to enjoy!
BARTENDER / SERVER RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assisting in the set-up and clean-up of the bar and restaurant
before and after shifts
Guiding our guests through the menu and dining experience
Accurately taking orders and helping to time the guest
Working with teammates and supervisors in a friendly and
Communicate details of specials and describe ingredients and
flavor profiles of all food and beverage offerings
BARTENDER / SERVER QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum of 1 year experience as a bartender or server in a full
Strong knowledge of food and beverage ingredients and flavor
profiles with a preference for someone with experience in Italian
cuisine and cocktails
Ability to multi-task well and communicate clearly in a
Must be 21 year of age or older