Cooks and Servers

  • Special Events Staffing Inc
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Sep 13, 2019
Full time Chefs, Cooks, Food Preparation Workers Servers

Job Description

Special Events Staffing, Inc. is now hiring!

Special Events Staffing is the premiere temporary staffing agency for cooks, wait staff and bar staff in Southern California because we provide only the finest culinary, wait staff, and bar staff in the industry. Our clients include The Walt Disney Studios, Dreamworks, Universal Studios, Sony, CBS, ABC, Google, The Huntington Library ; Gardens, Wolfgang Puck Catering, and many others. We provide temporary staff for VIP events, movie premieres, corporate functions and private events.

Work is offered all over the greater Los Angeles area, including Hollywood, SFV, SGV, DTLA and the Westside.
If you are looking for flexible, part-time work then this is the perfect job for you. You can book work according to YOUR schedule.

Applicants without the following qualifications and experience will NOT be considered:
• Cooks (starting pay $16.00+/hr DOE) - You must have a minimum of 6 months recent experience in restaurants or catering working grills, sauté stations or food prep. Working a fast-paced grill is desired. Cooks must have excellent knife skills, be able to take instruction, and work quickly. Applicants should have a general knowledge of cooking temperatures and culinary terms.
• Wait Staff/Bar Staff (Starting pay $16.00+/hr DOE) - You must have a minimum of 6 months recent experience in catering or hotel banquets working as a server or bartender.
• Baristas (Starting pay $16.00/hr DOE) - Baristas must also have serving &/or bartending experience as listed above and must have a minimum of 6 months experience making/serving coffee in a fast-paced environment. Must know how to use, maintain and clean coffee machines and equipment. Basic coffee-making knowledge and skill is required. Example: cappuccino, Latte, etc.

From 10:00AM to 2:00PM ***End times subject to change depending on how many applicants are waiting to be interviewed. (Just walk in for an interview any time during those hours).


Only those who show up during the open call interview times specified will be interviewed. Please dress appropriately and be prepared to wait should there be a large response and corresponding wait times. Please do not fax or email resumes or call the office. Please do not knock on any doors or disturb any of the other businesses in the building! Bathrooms are located throughout the building.

Special Events Staffing, Inc. participates in E-Verify and criminal background checks for all new hires.

Special Events Staffing has been setting the highest standards in the Los Angeles, Orange County and Ventura county food service staffing industry since 1995.

All staff are carefully screened and then trained in fine dining and buffet setup and service by SES. Every staff person must have previous experience in fine dining restaurants, hotels or catering, and must be neat and clean in appearance to even be considered for hire. New hires are trained extensively to ensure they meet our high standards. We realize that not only our reputation, but also your reputation, depends on having the best staff possible on an event.

Staff can make an immediate and lasting impression upon your guests. They are the first people your guests see upon arrival and usually the last upon leaving. When you absolutely must have only the best staff possible, don't trust any other company than Special Events Staffing. Our staff adhere to the highest standards of conduct and professionalism in staffing or they don't work for us