Now Hiring Head Bartender!

Our wonderful head bartender is leaving the country. If you have excellent managerial and bartending skills and are interested in shaping this amazing cultural and political project with us, please apply! The job starts at the end of September, training begins ASAP.

The ideal candidate

  • Has experience as a head bartending or a general manager

  • Has experience managing staff and scheduling

  • Has experience tracking inventory and ordering stock

  • Is excited to execute and build on top of our excellent cocktail program

  • Detail oriented, responsible, excellent with people

  • Familiarity with social justice movements a big plus

Responsibilities include

  • Training, and scheduling bartender staff

  • Ordering, stocking and tracking bar inventory

  • Enforce health code standards and operational standards

  • Rotate cocktail menu seasonally

  • Weekly meeting with managing owners

Time commitment and compensation

  • Average 10 - 15 hours per week outside of regular bar shift

  • Compensation commensurate with experience

  • Ability to hold down at least 2 bartending shifts per week and cover gaps

To apply, please

  • Send resume with 3 references to starrbar [at] with Subject: HEAD BARTENDER

  • Include a paragraph or two telling us about yourself and why you would like to work at Starr Bar. Include all relevant past experience as well as your interests in or engagement with political / social movements / social causes.

People of Color, Women, LGBTQ strongly encouraged to apply.



Come to Starr Bar and try our new cocktails! Mama Lola and a John Brown; our tribute to two great abolitionists.

Lola Rodríguez de Tió: Abolitionist, Revolutionary, Poet, and Feminist. Best known for the revolutionary verses of La Borinqueña, an ode to El Grito de Lares, the Puerto Rican rebellion against Spanish rule.

John Brown: the first person convicted of treason in the history of the United States for organizing an armed insurrection against slaveholders in the south. @ Starr Bar