Pure Taco - Shift Lead

  • Blacktop Restaurant Group LLC
  • Carlsbad, California
  • Jul 31, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

We are looking for a high energy Shift Leader for our Pure Taco in Carlsbad. If you are passionate for food, want to work in a fun, fast paced, rad environment, you are the person for us! This is an exciting new restaurant and experience, don't miss out.

Who is Pure Taco?

Pure Taco is a modern American taqueria with a globally flavored menu, hand pressed tortillas, specialty margaritas and local beers on tap. Join us at Pure Taco where you are in for an experience like no other with a radical, vintage yet contemporary vibe everyone will want to come back to time and time again!

Position Summary:
The Shift Lead is responsible for supporting the General Manger, Head Shift Lead and restaurant Team Members by delivering food and other items to guests in a professional, timely, and friendly manner. He/She is also responsible for organizing team member positions throughout the day and delegating tasks to coworkers. The Shift Lead will exemplify the Company's Core Values through your daily interactions with guest, team members, and the community.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities, the essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assisting the General Manager in any tasks requested
  • Effective problem solving
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and regularly assist in covering shifts
  • Doing daily numbers and bank deposits when necessary
  • Assisting to organize daily shifts, breaks, and positions
  • Assisting with the training of new expos and cashiers
  • Performing a kitchen walk through regularly to include taste tests, visual inspection, temperatures and accuracy of food prep
  • Delivering food and items ordered by guests without delay, at the desired temperature and in a highly presentable manner
  • Arranging the various food items properly on the table as per the seating plan
  • Clearing tables
  • Providing friendly, gracious, motivated, detail oriented, and responsive service to create a memorable dining experience for guests
  • Performing cleaning side work as assigned
  • Supporting co-workers in other duties as required
  • Performing other work-related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities):

  • Minimum 6 months of supervisory experience
  • Previous restaurant experience strongly preferred
  • High energy, outgoing and exemplifies the B&B vibe and energy
  • Ability to stay calm and work efficiently under pressure
  • Ability to prioritize job duties and manage time effectively
  • Exceptional leadership skills
  • Strong verbal communication skills required
  • Punctual
  • Willingness to work evenings, weekends and a flexible schedule as required
  • Excellent guest service to treat patrons like family
  • The ability to read menus, safety documents, etc.
  • The ability to use the company's POS system
  • Cash Handling experience
  • Exemplary guest service
  • Leads through example
  • He/She is "down to earth"...but can also "get down to business"