Patrick Mecke Resume

Patrick F. Mecke
19408 Sandy Lake Drive Gaithersburg, MD 20879 –
240.994.4791
pat@patmecke.com
www.patmecke.com

OVERVIEW Self-motivated and driven restaurant professional with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to change while providing great quality of work and customer service. 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 

Grafton Street Pub and Grille Cambridge, MA
Head Bartender
2013-Present 

  • Led and directed team members on effective methods, operations and procedures to run a profitable, successful bar 
  • Created cocktails for seasonal cocktail menu 
  • Played a crucial role in the servicing of guests upon arrival, working closely with the operations team to ensure that the VIP experience is properly delivered to each and every guest 
  • Recognized for consistently establishing rapport with customers, up-selling products and building a loyal client base 
  • Memorized over a 100 cocktail recipes and drink variations 

The Fireplace Brookline, MA
Bartender
2015-2017 

  • Made and created cocktails for season cocktail menus 
  • Trained new employees on proper training, operations and procedures 

Oakville Grille and Wine Bar Bethesda, MD
Bartender
2011-2013 

  • Made cocktails and drinks, operated the cash register, provided food to bar patrons 

Flan O’Brien’s Bar Boston, MA
Bartender
2007-2010 

  • Made cocktails and drinks, operated the cash register, provided food to bar patrons, checked ID, ordered from vendors, kept inventory of equipment and ingredients 

Broadway Pizza Potomac, MD
Waiter
2005-2006 

  • Served customers in a busy, crowded restaurant 
  • Operated cash register 
  • Greeted customers and developed rapport 
  • Processed and delivered orders, served alcohol in accordance with Maryland laws\ 
  • Commended multiple times for supporting staff 

EDUCATION: 

BS Business Management, Bay State College, Boston, MA, 2007-2011