job posting

Bartender and counter clerk / Café-bar du MAI

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Type of contract : contractual, on call

MAI (Montréal, arts interculturels), a multidisciplinary presenter of professional contemporary art, is seeking a Bartender and Counter Clerk for its café-bar for the 2022-2023 season.

Reporting to the Activities Coordinator, the Bartender and Counter Clerk serves customers at MAI events.


Main responsibilities

  • Offer a warm and courteous service 
  • Use the espresso machine and oven 
  • Prepare the beverages on the menu
  • Process transactions
  • Ensure food safety and health regulations are followed and keep the work environment clean.
  • All other related tasks 


Profile sought

  • Demonstrate an interest in the contemporary arts community and cross-cultural issues;
  • Customer service skills or a previously held similar position;
  • Fluency in French and spoken English; 
  • Organizational skills, punctuality, interpersonal skills, autonomy and initiative.


Employment Conditions

  • Location: 3680 rue Jeanne-Mance, Montréal (Québec);
  • Part time, on call with at least one week of notice 
  • Hours : varies based on programming
  • Wage : 15$/h plus tips, with a minimum of 4 hours per shift

To apply, please send your resume to Thiago Freitas, activities and rental coordinator, to the following address: [email protected] by August 1st 2022Interviews will be held the week of August 8th 2022


MAI is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible work environment for all employees and applicants. As such, we encourage applicants to self-identify as members of the following designated groups: women, visible minorities, Indigneous peoples, people in the LGBTQ+ community, persons with disabilities.

MAI recognizes that the land we work on is part of the unceded traditional territory of the Kanien’keha:ka.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position. An acknowledgement of reception will be sent to you, but only those candidates who are selected will be contacted for an interview.