Schwan's Company Bartender in Minneapolis, Minnesota


At Schwan’s Company, we are committed to innovation and are driven by our passion for food. We’re entering into a new and exciting venture opening a restaurant in the historic North Loop neighborhood of Downtown Minneapolis. The location will offer a unique, dessert-forward dining experience paired with an inventive cocktail and coffee program. Under the guidance of Chef Christina Kaelberer, this team will launch a one-of-a-kind eating experience and be a part of influencing new innovation for the company. We believe when it comes to our desserts, it’s never a question of should…; but why not?”

This is a key position within a new venture fine-casual restaurant concept for the company. Main responsibilities will be preparing the highest quality beverages and specialty drinks, while offering a high level of service for customers.

Provide timely, accurate and friendly service while serving the highest quality cocktails, made-to-order specialty drinks and desserts for guests.

Work with distributors to plan and update the wine and beer menu.

Train team members on wine list and beverage pairings.

Assist in conducting beverage inventory, ordering of all beverages and conduct beverage quality control practice.

Assist the Front of House Manager in leading the front of house staff.

Utilize clean work habits and maintain a safe, clean work area.

Assist the counter staff as needed.

Comply with and enforce restaurant and OSHA sanitation regulations and safety standards.

Interact with and build relationships with customers.

Be punctual and work quickly and effectively in high pressure situations or rush period.

Able to work early or late hours, holidays and weekends.

Responsible to conduct yourself and ensure your subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company mission, values, code of ethics, policies, and other standards of conduct.

BENEFITS: What benefits and perks are offered?

  • Medical and Dental Insurance

  • 401K with Company Match

  • Paid Vacation

  • Profit Sharing

  • Health and Wellness Resources and Activities

  • Discount on Schwan’s Home Service, Inc. products


Education: High School or equivalent

Years of Related Experience: 2+ Years of experience with a certification from an accredited bartending or mixology program preferred


  • Ability to operate POS equipment

  • Knowledge of various types of wines and spirits and understanding of mixology

  • Ability to stand for up to 12 hours

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Knowledge of beverage preparation, hygiene, and sanitation

  • Knowledge of OSHA requirements within a kitchen

  • Ability to add and subtract

Business Unit: Schwan's CI, LLC

Req #: 18004919