Bar Useful or Busser

Also known as Bar Back, Glassie.
Cleans and maintains public areas in a bar, club or dining establishment by collecting and returning dishes, cutlery and glasses to the kitchen or bar, wiping tables, bars and spillages, and emptying bins and ashtrays.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $26,390
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 400

What does a Bar Useful or Busser do?

  • serving and selling beverages
  • taking food orders and serving food
  • clearing used dishes, cutlery and glassware from dining and drinking areas
  • providing gaming services within casinos and other gaming establishments
  • supervising and coordinating the activities of hotel porters and other hotel staff
  • explaining and enforcing safety regulations in hotels
  • carrying luggage and escorting guests
  • may book tours, taxis and restaurants for guests

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate I in Hospitality