NY Times Review Link: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/09/dining/701west-restaurant-review.html/
We are hiring with a sign-on bonus!
$500.00 (gross amount - before taxes) sign-on bonus to be paid out upon successful completion of 90 days of employment (good standing and positive employee evaluation at end of 90 days).
Chef John Fraser is the accomplished restaurateur behind Manhattan's NIX and The Loyal. JF Restaurants also operates collaboratively as Food and Beverage Partner to The Times Square EDITION Hotel and the Metropolitan Museum Dining Room.
In 2019, in partnership with Ian Schrager, JF Restaurants opened The Times Square Edition and oversees all food and beverage at the new 452-room hotel in Times Square, including 701West, The Terrace at EDITION, Paradise Club and the Lobby Bar. For the past 10 years, Chef John Fraser has built a renowned restaurant group, garnishing industry wide recognition, multiple Michelin Stars and favorable accolades from the New York Times.
We are currently looking to fulfill BAR BACK positions in 701West with many opportunities for growth for the right candidate. This position is NON-TIPPED ($15/hour)
What is required:
-Responsible for assisting bartenders and other staff members.
-Help with opening and closing duties, setting up and breaking down the bar.
-During service responsible for cleaning and refilling glassware, cleaning the bar top and restocking everything in the bar from spirits to syrups.
*MICHELIN STAR EXPERIENCE PREFERRED.
Seriously interested candidates must be passionate, organized, hard-working and self-motivated. Candidates must also have a strong desire to learn and grow in addition to strong communication skills and is a team player. We are looking for people who can work well with a tight, harmonious team and who can take direction in a disciplined and intense but supportive and respectful environment.
John Fraser Restaurants is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply, please reply to this ad with your current resume and enter the position you wish to be considered in the subject line.
For more information about John Fraser Restaurants please cut and paste the links below:
- JF Restaurants: https://www.jfrestaurants.com
- Instagram: EDITION Premiere: https://www.instagram.com/p/BuuBwp3BDuC/
- Instagram: The Paradise Club: https://www.instagram.com/p/BvFT7KshoCS/
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options, Flexible Spending/Dependent Care accounts, Paid Time Off, 401K, Commuter Benefits, and other Lifestyle Wellness Perks!
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Part of JF Restaurants
701West is the signature fine-dining restaurant at The Times Square EDITION, featuring a three-course prix fixe menu conceived with the extensive, Old World wine list in mind. Curated by Wine Director Amy Racine, the list of over 500 labels is presented by a service team of sommeliers in the intimate dining room and outdoor terrace. The salon at 701West stands on its own, featuring inventive cocktails by bar director Salvatore Tafuri and luxurious small bites to complement the beverage menu.