Bartender

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Dueling Axes Bartender Job Listing (part- or full-time) – Hamilton Quarter

Dueling Axes is expanding to the New Albany/Gahanna area and opening a new axe throwing facility with a full bar. We’re looking for responsible, confident, energetic and reliable individuals to help sling drinks in our newest location. The Bartender position should be held by someone who enjoys interacting with people and can maintain an upbeat attitude for the duration of an entire shift. This position will report directly to the General Manager and should be able to work a minimum of 20 hours a week. If you or someone you know is interested, please email your resume to info@theduelingaxes.com, attention Mike.

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PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Minimum 1-year bartending experience.
  • Server experience in bar/restaurant.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Greet guests in a timely and professional manner while exhibiting excellent guest service skills.
  • Possess full knowledge of bar and menu items and be able to make recommendations.
  • Accurately take beverages orders from guests and deliver within established time frames in the bar and lounge area.
  • Prepare beverages that are consistent, and not deviate from procedures and ingredients outlined in recipes.
  • Pour beer and wine to specific portions.
  • Consistently use suggestive selling techniques.
  • Verify the age of all guests who purchase alcohol in accordance with company policy. Limiting sales only to guests who are at least 21 years of age.
  • Ensure that all state local, and company guidelines regarding the responsible service of alcohol are strictly adhered to. Ensure that alcohol is consumed in designated areas only.
  • Complete all transactions accurately and within the designated guidelines.
  • Set up and maintain appropriate stock levels for the bar.
  • Maintain cleanliness of the bar and lounge area, including related equipment.
  • Maintain a clean, sanitary, and safe work environment.
  • Complete all deep cleaning and assigned tasks prior to the end of shift.
  • Work effectively with supervisors and co-workers.
  • Follow instructions for the safe use of all chemicals/cleaning materials.
  • Perform all additional tasks and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Ability to work and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Maintain regular personal attendance for all scheduled shifts.

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If you want to be part of a growing, local company that is focused on fun and customer service, this is for you. Dueling Axes, an urban axe throwing lounge, opened its doors in 2018 in Downtown Columbus, OH and quickly became one of the area’s most sought after experiences. With recent expansions into the New Albany, OH and Las Vegas, NV markets, we provide a unique, fun and safe experience to our customers by providing an approachable, inviting atmosphere, good music and an experience you cannot forget.

If you or someone you know is interested in an opportunity like this, please send a resume to info@theduelingaxes.com, attention Mike.

 

Dueling Axes and its subsidiaries are committed to equal employment opportunity and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local employment laws. Dueling Axes strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination and will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, creed, gender, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other reason prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law, regulation, or ordinance. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

Key Holder

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Dueling Axes Key Holder Job Listing (part- or full-time)

We’re looking for responsible, confident, energetic and reliable individuals to help others in your city experience something completely different and extremely fun – urban axe throwing. The Key Holder position will be an axe throwing coach as well as be responsible for mostly opening/closing shifts, and act as a shift lead if an Assistant Manager, or General Manager is not on duty (full training will be provided). If you or someone you know is interested in an opportunity like this, please send a resume to info@theduelingaxes.com, attention Mike. This position will be highly important in ensuring Dueling Axes facilities:

  • Open and close on time
  • Are thoroughly cleaned (following company COVID response cleaning protocols) and presentable to guests at the beginning of a shift and/or ready for opening staff at the end of a shift/closing
  • Maintain exceptional cleanliness throughout every shift
  • Deliver an unforgettable, fun experience that meets and exceeds client expectations

This position will require a minimum of 20 hours a week, and could provide as many as 40 hours a week. The qualified candidate in this position will also have the ability to obtain additional opportunity for growth as Dueling Axes grows. The Key Holder will report directly to the General Manager and be in possession of facility door keys in the local market. This position would potentially have the opportunity to work in one or more store locations in the same market where applicable.

The customer experience is of the utmost importance at Dueling Axes. The ideal candidate will have an extreme aptitude for customer service and be very safety conscious. Server/bar tending/retail experience is preferred and the candidate should be comfortable talking to and interacting with groups.

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Key Holder Responsibilities

This position will assist in the daily operations of the store including but not limited to host responsibilities, coaching guests, taking and serving beverage orders (where applicable) and assisting in training new coaches and hosts. Other responsibilities include: 

  • Opening and closing of facilities
  • Counting/balancing the cash till at the beginning/end of each shift and logging accurate information using proper company procedure
  • Shift customer service and operations (e.g. hosting, coaching, serving, reservation management and payments)
  • Maintain upbeat attitude during shifts and interactions with guests and staff
  • Assist in motivating staff to perform their best
  • Act as our store’s representative and set an example for staff
  • Coach and support new and existing coaches and hosts
  • Ensure that all company procedures and safety policies are followed at all times
  • Communicate with customers and evaluate their needs
  • Have excellent presentation and be confident coordinating groups of people
  • Assist in the handling of complaints from customers where appropriate
  • Preparation of venue and lanes for reservations including keeping the space clean, replacing targets and checking axes (use of light power tools such as power drills/screw drivers)
  • Participate in Dueling Axes special events

 

Requirements

  • Will hire for attitude and train for skill
  • Will be required to learn and master all responsibilities for throwing axes, coaching and running front desk (Dueling Axes will train for this)
  • Confident and outgoing personality
  • Managerial or similar experience preferred but not required
  • Trust worthy, responsible and punctual
  • Mastery of customer service principles
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Problem-solving attitude
  • Flexibility to work in shifts
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Be 18 years old or older and eligible to work in the United States
  • Health and safety conscious
  • Reliable, self-motivated and responsible
  • Have reliable means of transportation

APPLY HERE

If you want to be part of a growing, local company that is focused on fun and customer service, this is for you. Dueling Axes, an urban axe throwing lounge, opened its doors in 2018 in Downtown Columbus, OH and quickly became one of the area’s most sought after experiences. With recent expansions into the New Albany, OH and Las Vegas, NV markets, we provide a unique, fun and safe experience to our customers by providing an approachable, inviting atmosphere, good music and an experience you cannot forget.

If you or someone you know is interested in an opportunity like this, please send a resume to info@theduelingaxes.com, attention Mike.

Dueling Axes and its subsidiaries are committed to equal employment opportunity and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local employment laws. Dueling Axes strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination and will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, creed, gender, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other reason prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law, regulation, or ordinance. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

Columbus Staycation – Giveaway

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An Amazing Axe Throwing Staycation in Downtown Columbus

Enjoy Your Hometown with Great Food, Entertainment and – of Course – Axe Throwing

With school back in session and the holiday season right around the corner, it’s easy to feel burned out by the hustle and bustle of daily life. Thankfully, downtown Columbus is rich in both comforts and exciting entertainment and dining options to help you feel refreshed and ready to take on the world again. This is the ultimate guide to your dream Columbus staycation.

The Perfect Location for Your Columbus Staycation

Start your weekend vacation at home by checking in to the Westin Great Southern Columbus, a 4-star hotel right in the heart of downtown. The rich, red-brick exterior houses rooms decked out with every modern amenity, including pillow top mattresses and rainfall showerheads. The premium location places you minutes away from countless restaurants, bars and family-friendly forms of entertainment, including Ohio’s premier axe throwing lounge, Dueling Axes.

A Highly Axe-essible Activity

While axe throwing may seem intimidating at first, Dueling Axes guarantees a safe and comfortable experience that combines individual coaching and free-form game play, all in an upscale, urban lounge environment. Children as young as five years old have been able to successfully stick bullseyes, making it a great option for both kids and kids at heart. Parents can enjoy the stress relief of throwing axes while enjoying an adult beverage, whether brought from home or delivered in from one of the many neighborhood restaurants, and kids love taking on the new challenge of axe throwing. Guests can choose from about a dozen game play options and set their own pace of throws, making it a great option for kids to teens and in between!

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Great Eats Just an Axe’s Throw Away

Nothing works up an appetite quite like axe throwing, and thankfully, Dueling Axes’ convenient downtown location makes it just a moment’s walk away from a wide variety of dining options. Looking to keep things casual? Grab a pizza from Mikey’s Late Night Slice or a gourmet dog from Dirty Frank’s Hot Dog Palace, both located just across the street from Dueling Axes. Pecan Penny’s and The Walrus, both located right around the corner on Main Street, offer up classic BBQ and upscale American standards, respectively. Got a group of adventurous eaters with you? Stop by El Camino Inn for twists on Mexican street food and craft cocktails. With so many options to choose from, there’s truly something to keep everyone in the family happy.

Making Your Columbus Staycation Dreams Come TrueColumbus staycation

Sound like an award-winning weekend? Well, you’re in luck! Dueling Axes is proud to call Columbus, Ohio its home, and wants to share the fun with all of its fans. Dueling Axes has teamed up with the Westin to offer up a dream Columbus staycation package that is sure to delight. Visit our Instagram page and look for the GIVEAWAY POST mentioning this blog. Follow @duelingaxes on Instagram and Facebook, tag your axe-wielding friends and comment with why you deserve to win this Columbus Staycation package for a chance to win a night’s stay at the Westin and a 1-hour axe throwing package for 2 people! To top it off, we’re offering up a classic pie at Mikey’s and two $25 gift cards, one to Dirty Franks and one to The Walrus. It’s the perfect package for planning a Columbus staycation. Follow the link for additional details and how to enter!

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How Throwing An Axe Can Bring Your Team Closer Together

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Group activityFinding That Balance Between Fresh, Friendly Competition & Team Building

Every so often, the boss rallies the troops and the office gets together to do a little team building. But what do these off-site events actually do for the team?

Sometimes, they entail working together to find a common solution, smiling for a photo at the end and having a little fun along the way. But other times, they fall flat. Employees become disengaged. They start thinking about all the other things they could be doing with this time. While the main goal is to get your team to socialize, build bonds, think together and decompress, the end result can be quite the opposite.

If you want a team-building exercise that will truly engage your team and become a memory they talk about for years to come, you might want to start thinking outside the box – and down the lane.

The Effectiveness of Thinking Outside the BoxUnique Team Building Ideas Columbus

When your team catches wind of an upcoming team-building event, the last thing you want to hear in response is a chorus of drones or the disheartening “ugh, we’ve already done that.” The word “workshop” can evoke feelings of “please don’t make me.” This is supposed to be a good time, not a long, drawn out, cringy affair!

Playing “three truths and one lie” loses its luster, scavenger hunts only work if everyone is invested and seeing which group can solve a puzzle the fastest is only fun for the winner. It’s time to do something different with your squad. It’s time to throw an axe!

Because axe throwing is still a relatively new concept to a lot of folks and will certainly catch them off-guard in the best way. When you hear “team building workshop,” you don’t think throwing an axe at a target – and that’s exactly the point. Pique interest. Throw axes. Get competitive. Watch your team thrive as they aim to smash the bullseye!

You Don’t Need a Leader of the Pack

Team building exercises are designed to bring people together – but they can also push people apart or even alienate some team members, especially if the normal cast of leaders starts to take too much control. The beauty of axe throwing is that it’s an individual’s game that’s unfamiliar to most people. This mitigates the risk of forming cliques and gives everyone the chance to be the best instead of just falling in line. Everyone is learning together, while still trying to outperform each other. And, even if you’re not that great, there’s no pressure because it’s your first time!

Get Out Of The Office & Step Down the Lane

When your team gets together to throw axes down a lane, they’re not worried about work. They’re all trying to catch on faster than the next person to see who can throw an axe the best, while sipping a beer and eating pizza. It doesn’t get much better than that during or after office hours! This is exactly the type of thing they’ll post on their Instagram and talk about with their friends.

Team-building exercises don’t always have to bring people together in the conventional sense. You can get the same effect with some healthy, fun competition, especially if no one on your team is already an expert axe thrower! You’re focusing on how you can better your own throw and discussing newfound techniques with coworkers, all while realizing Jane from Accounting has a freaking cannon for an arm.

When you’re throwing a sharpened axe, there’s never a dull moment.

Dueling Axes: Where Team-Building Becomes Team-Bonding

Get out of your office and out of those stereotypical team-building exercises and step down a lane. Dueling Axes can host events as large as 120 people and allows catered food/drinks. Book your next out of the ordinary corporate team event today!

Start Team Bonding With Just One Throw!

Dueling Axes Announces Las Vegas Expansion

By | Axe Throwing Insights, News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Dueling Axes Las Vegas Location

Rendering showcases new Dueling Axes venue coming to AREA15 in 2020.

(Rendering Courtesy of Dueling Axes)

 

DUELING AXES ANNOUNCES LAS VEGAS EXPANSION JOINING AREA15’S EVOLVING COLLECTION OF INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES

 

Columbus, OH (October 2019) Dueling Axes is expanding west to one of the country’s most exciting retail and entertainment markets. The premiere indoor axe-throwing lounge native to Columbus, Ohio is the newest planned addition to AREA15, an experiential retail and entertainment development with a growing collection of attractions including Nomadic, Emporium, Meow Wolf Las Vegas and the recently announced cocktail and coffee bar, Oddwood.

Dueling Axes prides itself on a unique approach to customer experience, competitive play, interior design, technology and location selection. These factors make Dueling Axes the leader in the axe-throwing arena, while AREA15 represents an optimal destination for the expanding brand. As its second location, Dueling Axes’ Las Vegas location will encompass nearly triple the space and number of throwing lanes than its Columbus venue. Occupying 6,300 square feet inside AREA15, the dynamic attraction will feature 18 throwing lanes accommodating up to six participants each; four lanes will be dedicated to the VIP and private party room which accommodates groups of up to 25 guests.

Whether guests are throwing for the first or hundredth time, on a date or with a large group of friends and coworkers, Dueling Axes makes axe throwing approachable and safe for everyone, transforming the primitive activity into a high-energy pastime. The Dueling Axes’ lounge will include a beer and wine bar, and guests will be encouraged to bring their favorite takeout from any of AREA15’s eateries into the venue.

Opening in 2020, AREA15 promises to be a portal to the extraordinary, the world’s first purpose-built experiential retail and entertainment complex designed to bring the best-in-class of immersive experiences together under one roof. AREA15 will announce additional attractions and food and beverage experiences this fall.

ABOUT DUELING AXES

Dueling Axes is the nation’s premiere indoor axe throwing lounge. Satisfying the drive for new experiences, axe throwing is a fun and safe activity for groups of all sizes. Similar to darts but way more exciting, you now can experience the unique sport of axe throwing in a safe, comfortable, and modern setting. Let’s face it, you’ve thought of what it would be like to throw an axe – now you have the chance to bring your primal desires to life. With our unique approach to the sport, we’ve created a one-of-a-kind atmosphere and facility that sets us apart from the competition. No beards or flannel required. Visit theduelingaxes.com for more information.

 ABOUT AREA15

AREA15, located minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, is the world’s first purpose-built experiential retail and entertainment complex offering live events, exhilarating attractions, immersive activations, art installations, bars and eateries and much more. With a growing collection of dynamic destinations including Nomadic, Emporium, Oddwood and its anchor experience, Meow Wolf Las Vegas, AREA15 will also host ongoing pop-up events designed to attract locals and tourists of all ages when it opens in 2020. AREA15 is the development project led by a joint venture between real estate development firm Fisher Brothers and creative agency Beneville Studios, both of New York. For more information visit www.AREA15.com and follow on Instagram and Twitter: @AREA15Official; Facebook: AREA15LasVegas and YouTube: AREA15. Hashtag: #SomethingIsComing. Click here for directions and here to download high-res renderings.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:

 Facebook: @DuelingAxes@AREA15LasVegas

Instagram:  @DuelingAxes. @AREA15Official,

Twitter: @Dueling_Axes, @AREA15Official,

YouTube: AREA15, Dueling Axes

 

HASHTAG:

#SomethingisComing

#AREA15

#DuelingAxes

#DuelingAxesLV

 

 MEDIA CONTACTS:

Liz Lane

Team Fleisher Communications

614-558-6666

liz@teamfleisher.com

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