Kitchen Manager

  • Torchy's Tacos
  • Austin, Texas
  • Sep 16, 2020
Full time General Managers and Management Executives

Job Description

The Torchy's legacy began in Austin, Texas in 2006 with an idea, a dedicated executive chef and a food trailer to now operating in dozens of locations across multiple states. OUR MISSION: Be Damn Good. OUR VISION:
Serve people the best damn tacos. OUR WHY: Passion. OUR MOTTO: Devil is in the details.
What youll be doing:
Responsible for all Back of the House (BOH) operations, including maintaining a safe and impressively clean kitchen, and instilling a culture of If its not great we dont serve it!
Managing food costs, placing orders, updating pricing, and completing inventories
Selecting, interviewing, and hiring all BOH Team Members to ensure proper staffing levels are met
Creating the BOH Team Member schedules to hit labor targets that properly support sales projections
Verifying that BOH Team Members follow all recipes, properly weigh prepped items, record production numbers for items, and portion servings correctly
Utilizing Mystery Shop and the Damn Good Restaurant Assessment results to develop action plans to provide over the top operations and food quality
Communicating the "why's and hows" to Team Members when giving them direction
Motivating and leading all Team Members in a way that supports our Torchys Values
Running Damn Good shifts and supporting the daily operation of the store
Partnering with the Learning & Development team to ensure all BOH Team Members are properly trained and certified QUE-SOheres what youll need:
3+ years of kitchen management experience
Required state alcohol-server and Manager Food Certification
High-level understanding of training and development concepts
Ability to foster teamwork
Leadership skills
Oral and written communication skills
Excellent with time management
Bilingual proficiency desired
Must be able to use to lift, push, pull, or carry heavy objects up to 40 pounds
Must be able to stand for several hours and walk for long periods of time
Must be able to bend, stretch, twist, or reach for objects on shelves at various height levels Lets TACO bout perks:
Torchys swag
Discounts on DAMN GOOD food and merchandise
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
401(k) Eligibility
Paid Time Off
Badass co-workers