Barback - High West Saloon

$8.00 hourly
  • High West Distillery and Saloon
  • High West Saloon, Park Avenue, Park City, UT, USA
  • Aug 30, 2021
Seasonal Restaurant-Food Service

Job Description

Position Summary

High West Distillery & Saloon is seeking a committed seasonal Barback to work alongside our bartenders and provide a 5-star guest experience that is consistent with the high standards and values of the High West bar program. Barbacks provide key support for our bartenders by ensuring the bar is well maintained and functioning efficiently for service. High West is a rapidly growing company with ample opportunities for professional growth and development.  Please note that we are taking every precaution to keep our team and guests safe and healthy in regards to Covid-19. The health and wellbeing of our team and our guests is our main priority.


  • Assist the bartender in the efficient running of all bar operations in all bar areas. 

  • Prepare all items needed to execute a flawless shift. 

  • Ensure there is enough product available and assist in setting the bar (and yourself!) up for success. 

  • Develop a basic knowledge of spirits, craft cocktails and the back bar. 

  • Commit to delivering an outstanding customer experience to the guests and the bartenders.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Utilize effective communication skills.

  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed (must have flexible schedule).

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 to 2 years of experience in a restaurant support role is preferred.

  • General knowledge and enthusiasm for craft distilling and spirits

Physical Requirements/Work Environment:

  • Works outdoors/indoors

  • Works in warm/cold climates

  • Works in high places

  • Works on wet surfaces

  • Is exposed to loud noise, fumes and/or toxic chemicals

  • Works near moving, mechanical parts and lift truck traffic

  • Must be able to move up to 55 lbs

Must be at least 21 years of age. Must be able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time and work on a computer for extended periods. Lifting may be required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.