Barback - The h.wood Group

The h.wood Group West Hollywood, CA
  • $12.00 Hourly
    + Tips
  • Part Time / Full Time
  • Employer Unlikely to Respond


The Barback is responsible for ensuring that the bar is prepared, stocked, and fully set so that the bar staff is equipped to run a powerful and successful bar. The barback will provide all assistance to bartenders to ensure that the bar operates smoothly.                                                                          

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the below:

  • Greet and serve all guests warmly   
  • Assist all bartenders in making classic drinks and specialty cocktails
  • Maintain a clean and organized bar    
  • Monitor and stock bar levels   
  • Assist with inventories
  • Possess a full knowledge of drink recipes and pricing
  • Washes and polishes glassware to maintain glassware that is ready for service at all times
  • Works to anticipate the needs of the Bartender at all times, assisting them however necessary
  • Works with a sense of urgency to anticipate customer needs and assist other team members when the opportunity arises
  • Removes all trash from bar area, following venue protocol for storage, handling and transportation of waste materials


  • Must be professional and positive and have the ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Must have a wide knowledge of spirits, wine, and beer as well as all other products offered
  • Must be willing to learn and grow, constantly striving to improve knowledge of beverages and food
  • Must exhibit a focused attention to detail, while working in a high-pressure environment
  • Must be able to maintain excellent customer service skills while maintaining high service standards
  • Must be able to stand or walk a minimum eight-hour shift & work inside assigned bar area in the venue
  • Must be able to lift and carry heavy trays and equipment
  • Must be fluent in the English language, both written and oral
  • Must be 18 years of age or older

The statements in this job description are intended to describe the essential job functions being performed. They are not intended to be ALL responsibilities or qualifications. 

The h.wood Group is a Los Angeles based lifestyle company, which includes an upscale nightlife and restaurant division, corporate branding, real-estate development and event production. The h.wood Group has vastly expanded their nightlife portfolio with Bootsy Bellows LA and Aspen, The Peppermint Club, SHOREbar LA and Cabo, Poppy and restaurant concepts The Nice Guy, Delilah and Petite Taqueria. Due to an extensive and influential network, we cater all venues to art, fashion and creative segments to provide a warm welcoming environment for patrons from all walks of life. In addition to leveraging a vast and influential network of relationships, our venues naturally become hubs for cross-marketing opportunities.

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