Bar Back

Position Description

We’re looking for people who…

  • Have a guest-focused, friendly approach towards service
  • Have a passion for hospitality and providing exceptional guest service
  • Want to learn everything possible about Can Can Wonderland
  • Are passionate about our social purpose
  • Have a warm personality
  • Have a solid work ethic
  • Love people

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to…

  • Warmly and graciously greet all guests
  • Is interested in learning the craft of the cocktail and magic within the world of hospitality and care for others.
  • Quick and enthusiastic learner.
  • Expresses humility and humbleness.
  • Is able to work long, physically draining hours.
  • Motivated. Holds a strong desire to constantly be improving oneself.
  • Never stands still. Is constantly doing something or looking ahead of oneself to find the next task to be done.
  • Is lighthearted! What we do is fun, keep your chin up and chisel away through the challenges you may face.
  • Thank guests as they leave and invite them to return
  • Work well in a team
  • Coordinate with and assist fellow employees to meet guests needs
  • Attend all scheduled employee meetings and offer constructive suggestions for improvement

Basic Qualifications

  • Possess a passion for hospitality and providing exceptional guest service
  • Excellent communication skills / Posseses the ability to communicate well up and down
  • Command of the English language both written and verbal
  • Be 21 years of age or older
  • Knowledge of service and food and beverage
  • Excellent basic mathematical skills
  • Able to handle money
  • Able to work well under pressure in fast-paced environment
  • Able to work in a standing position for long periods of time
  • Passion for the social purpose
  • Be available to Thursday through Sunday including some evenings
  • Enthusiastic dedication and professionalism
  • Value composting and recycling

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least one year of bar back experience
  • Familiarity with the local Twin Cities art scene

About Can Can Wonderland

Located in St. Paul’s Hamline Midway neighborhood and the Creative Enterprise Zone, Can Can Wonderland combines art and play to create a one-of-a-kind arts immersive environment for people of all ages to enjoy.

What in the world is Can Can Wonderland? It’s a whimsical wonderland of entertaining entertainment perfectly located between Minneapolis and Saint Paul — because we can never play favorites. One step inside and you’ll discover something is definitely different here. Everything.

Step right up to an experience unlike any other. Artist-designed mini golf (indoors!). Vintage arcade games. Delicious eats. Boozy malts. Live performances. Art. Private events. It’s all waiting to amaze. Come on in, let’s have some fun.

To Apply

To apply, please email cover letter, resume, and three professional references to info@cancanwonderland.com.

Can Can Wonderland is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. Can Can Wonderland encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.

Actually love going to work.

What’s more fun than playing at Can Can Wonderland? Getting paid to play at Can Can Wonderland!

We heart art.

Want to see your work on our walls or mini golf course? Or maybe you prefer curtain calls.

Friends of Can Can

From in-kind trades to helping us keep the lava pit lights on, we are extremely grateful for the company we keep.