5132-Bartenders and Baristas

Job Title: 

Bartenders and Baristas

Job Description: 

Bartenders and baristas prepare, mix and serve alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, including coffee-based drinks, directly to customers over a bar or counter or through waiters.


Tasks include:

  • taking beverage orders from serving staff or directly from patrons
  • preparing and serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at a bar
  • washing used glassware, cleaning and maintaining bar service areas, tea and coffee-making areas and equipment such as espresso machines
  • collecting payment for sales, operating cash registers and balancing cash receipts
  • tapping kegs and attaching supply lines
  • assisting in keeping bar properly stocked and arranging bottles and glasses
  • checking identification of customers to verify age requirements for purchase of alcohol
  • mixing ingredients to prepare cocktails and other drinks
  • serving snacks or other food items to customers at the bar
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes


This unit group excludes

Waiter (5131)

Specific Occupations: 



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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore