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Bar Manager - Match

Starlight Casino / MATCH Eatery & Public House


Bar Manager - Match

New Westminster, British Columbia (view on map)

Posted 25 days ago


Position at Starlight Casino, New Westminster

Job Type: Match - Full-Time

About Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited

Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (“Gateway”) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 26 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,600 people and boasts approximately 429 table games (including 48 poker tables), 13,818 slots, 82 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. As the new service provider for the Central Gaming Bundle in Ontario, Gateway recently added two new properties and one new planned build in Wasaga Beach to its portfolio.  A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, dramatically improving the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. Some of Gateway's proprietary brands include Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley’s Club.  In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at

Why Work For Us

Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 26 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today! 


The Position

The Bar Manager position calls for a powerful team builder with positive attitude and passion for excellence in customer service.

This dynamic role requires a self-motivated professional with exceptional problem-solving skills, who will be responsible for operating a cost effective full-service bar and lead our remarkable service team to increase customer loyalty and product quality.

This position requires a committed leader to develop an efficient and focused work team by enhancing communication, collaboration and competence.


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for ensuring excellence in customer service is achieved and guests’ experience exceeds their expectations.
  • In collaboration with management team ensures that all food and beverage offerings are prepared in accordance with high quality standards and takes advantage of opportunities to improve. Develops service standards, trains staff members and ensures implementation.
  • Provides leadership to bar staff members. Manages the performance of direct reports including: hiring, training, appraising performance, mentoring and scheduling.
  • Responsible for the development and achievement of revenue, labour and supply budgets.
  • Develops the bar menu and pricing strategies.
  • In collaboration with marketing department develops initiatives to attract and retain future business.
  • With extensive knowledge of bar operations, liaises with government regulators and ensures compliance with all casino regulations and procedures and applicable licenses.


What You’ll Require

  • Minimum 3 years in a senior position managing an upscale bar venue
  • Post-secondary education in Hospitality or a related field preferred
  • Provincial “Food Safe” certificates
  • High – level knowledge of wines, spirits and a creative passion of mixology
  • Basic understanding of marketing principals
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Knowledge of legislation as it pertains to food and beverage operations
  • Working knowledge in computer software applications such as Excel, Word and Point of sale
  • Solid communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to work all shifts and flexible hours
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time


What Is Next

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Date Available: January 21st, 2019

Compensation: Competitive

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References Encouraged

Contact Name: Lindsay Lin

Contact Position: Manager

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About Starlight Casino / MATCH Eatery & Public House

Just minutes from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and downtown Richmond, Starlight Casino offers the ultimate gaming experience.

Featuring a newly designed VIP area including private salons, five tantalizing dining options for food connoisseurs; surrounded by non-stop action and free live entertainment. You can feel the excitement as soon as you come in!
MATCH Eatery & Public House is a contemporary themed Pub offering a great sporting, and entertainment experience with the elements of comfort one might find in a British Pub. With energetic and attentive staff serving pub staples, with a local and gastro flare featuring Live Music, DJ’s and sporting events.

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