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Lead Bartender
Lula Cafe
2537 North Kedzie Boulevard, Chicago, IL, United States
Lula Cafe hiring Lead Bartender in Chicago, IL

Lula Cafe hiring Lead Bartender in Chicago, IL

Lula CafeMore Info

Full Time • Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips
Expired: May 15, 2024

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Required Years of Experience

5 years


Job Details

Lula Cafe, the farm-to-table institution and seriously busy Logan Square hub, is hiring a full-time lead bartender. This is a 5 day a week bartending position with both brunch and dinner shifts. To ensure smooth operations of the bar, the lead bartender will help oversee service behind the bar at the beginning of the week on Thursday mornings and then the final service at the end of the week on Monday nights. This is an hourly position with a share of the tip pool.


Skills and experience needed:

  • Five years of experience as a bartender in a full-service restaurant
  • One year of experience in a supervisory role
  • Experience in cocktail menu creation, costing and roll out 
  • Strong background in amaro, spirits, liqueurs
  • Wine knowledge a plus

Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Working full bartending shifts
  • Leading weekly preshift meetings to educate both AM and PM staff
  • Curating new seasonal cocktail menus with bar team including
    • Research and development
    • Creation
    • Costing
  • Working in tandem with the General Manager 
    • to curate back bar spirits and offerings
    • to monitor beer, liquor, supplies and n/a usage for ordering
  • Order beer and bar supplies
  • Organization and cleanliness of the lowboys, storage areas, walk-ins, liquor cage
  • Ability to lift/unpack boxes up to 50 pounds

Compensation Details

Compensation: Hourly (Based on Experience) plus tips

Benefits & Perks: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, 401k


Required Skills

Bartending Experience in a Full Service Restaurant

Supervisory experience

Cocktail Menu Creation and Costing

Amaro, Spirits, Liqueurs Knowledge

Wine Knowledge

Menu Creation and Development

Leadership Skills

Inventory Management

Ordering Supplies

Organization Skills

Physical Strength for Lifting and Unpacking

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New American, Farm To Table

Cafe, Casual Dining

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Our mission—to create joyful moments for our community by sharing food with love

Our values reflect the history of our founders, who built a small, humble cafe in order to share art, food, and friendship.

Our values reflect a goal to progress beyond this history as we grow into a new transformative model.

Our business is built to support our values, our continued learning, and our commitment to an ethics of love. We believe in promoting care, respect, integrity, safety, and transparency in our workplace.

Our core values: empathy, creativity, equity, community

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