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JOBS AT TACOFINO

We are successful because we serve high-quality creative food, create inspired spaces, and have teams made up of amazing individuals.


If you are outgoing, creative, hardworking and want to be a part of a great workplace culture, then we would love to have you join our team.


What we offer:


Dishwasher - Full Time

Venables - Vancouver, BC

About us: Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing with creating world inspired food with the best possible ingredients. We have since grown and have added food trucks and locations across Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to be a part of our journey.

What we offer:

*Competitive pay + tips
*Free meal per shift + discounts before and after
*Eligibility for extended health benefits
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Opportunities for continued growth
*Flexible work schedule

About you: We are growing and have an opportunity for a great person who is looking to join our team as a Dishwasher. You believe in hard work, enjoy being part of a team, and like having fun.

Qualifications: We are growing and have an opportunity for a great person who is looking to join our team as a Dishwasher. and that will provide support with prep when needed You believe in hard work, enjoy being part of a team, and like having fun.

-Experience in food prep considered an asset

-A positive and professional attitude

-Dependable and proven experience working with a team

-Ability to work well under pressure

-Good communication skills

-Experience as a dishwasher in a fast-paced restaurant would be considered an asset


At Tacofino, we believe our people are what makes us great. If you are a positive person with a strong work ethic that is looking to come join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume.

We believe in creating an inclusive environment and welcome all qualified applicants to apply.

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General Manager - Full Time

Vancouver, BC

We are looking for a great person to join our team as General Manager to bring energy, ideas, and experience. You are someone that recognizes that great guest experiences are achieved through your team and partnering closely with back of house leaders.

This position is open due to positive growth.

About us: Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing with creating world inspired food with the best possible ingredients. We have since grown and have added food trucks and locations across Vancouver Island and Vancouver.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to grow with us.

What we offer:
*Competitive salary
*Great bonuses
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Eligibility for pregnancy and parental leave benefits
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Opportunities for continued growth
*Work/life balance

You will be:

*Leading and supporting a team to achieve high levels of quality in service and food
*Providing ongoing training opportunities to develop employees’ product knowledge
*Promoting a positive work environment and culture by maintaining strong and supportive relationships with all team members
*Recognizing good performance and supporting employees when improvement is needed
*Providing staff orientations, ongoing training and development opportunities, and performance reviews for your team
*Holding and attending regular meetings with restaurant leadership team and Operations Manager
*Providing disciplinary action and performance management when warranted
*Maintaining an accurate and up-to-date plan of restaurant labour needs. Prepare schedules and ensure the restaurant is staffed for all shifts
*Responsible for ensuring that all financial and personnel/payroll related administrative duties are completed accurately, on-time and in accordance with company policies and procedures
*Adhere to company standards and service levels to increase sales, minimize costs, including food, beverage, and labour costs
*Creating schedules, tracking and maintaining clear records of vacation days, sick days and lieu days
*Ensuring compliance with health & safety, liquor laws, and Food Safe
*Performing and submitting bi-weekly inventories
*Creating reports and working with the accounting department
*Other duties as required

You are:
Humble:

*Receptive to and asks for feedback from all levels in effort to support personal and professional growth; has a strong sense of self-awareness

A true leader in every sense:
*Should be a role model and team player, leading by example, ready to work in any position without complaint; inspires people to be their best and encourages individuality
*Is able to perform well under pressure while maintaining a professional and positive attitude
*Is adaptable and able to manage and support others through change
*Creative and adaptable approach to the training staff. Able to identify and cater to different learning styles.

A strong communicator

*Strong two-way communication skills that is approachable; people feel comfortable in asking for help or general questions; able to manage difficult conversations and resolve conflicts
*Is able to build mutual respect between team members of all positions by communicating the importance of each role

A person who leads with core values:

*Leads through core values by creating a positive and safe workplace, partnering and supporting the local community, creating green initiatives, and looking at ways to increase sustainability
*Someone that respects diversity, inclusion, and teamwork:
*Leads with values by upholding an inclusive environment with the ability to inspire, motivate, develop, and manage a diverse team
*Values people for their unique differences and has a genuine appreciation for diversity and inclusion. Encourages team to contribute ideas. *Allowing space for people to be authentic and supported

Passionate:

*Is passionate about food, new ingredients, guest experiences and has a creative outlook
*Intuitive and able to anticipate the needs of people and team members in order to provide a genuine experience for all types of guests
*A person who thinks critically and pays attention to details:
*Has strong prioritization skills that ensure the smooth operation of your restaurant. Is able to effectively delegate tasks to ensure optimal efficiency
*Have a natural curiosity and willingness to learn new skills while promoting a culture of collaborative learning and adaptability. Able to identify learning opportunities and implement them

You have:

*A minimum of 4 years of recent restaurant experience in a General Manager capacity
*Serving it right
*Basic to intermediate experience with technology
*Experience with MS Word, Excel
*Experience with Optimum Control considered an asset
*Ability to work a flexible schedule including opening, closing, weekends, and holidays

At Tacofino, we believe our people are what makes us great. If you are a positive person with a strong work ethic that is looking to come join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume.

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Lead Food Truck Cook - Full Time

Venables - Vancouver, BC

We are looking for a great person to join our team as Truck Manager to bring energy, ideas, and experience.

About us: Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing with creating world inspired food with the best possible ingredients. We have since grown and have added food trucks and locations across Vancouver Island and Vancouver.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to grow with us.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary
*Great bonuses
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Eligibility for pregnancy and parental leave benefits
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Opportunities for continued growth
*Work/life balance

You will be:

*Overseeing and coordinating the daily operations of the kitchen staff
*Working with the Catering Sales Coordinator in order to secure details of the event, including number of guests, permit requirements, location, allergies, and menu items
*Produce and maintain consistent standards of food quality and customer satisfaction
*Ensure that all menu items produced by staff meet the specifications of the recipes provided
*Inputting daily sales and providing tip out
*Maintaining all kitchen equipment, scheduling truck repairs, and ensuring truck is regularly serviced
*Maintain kitchen cleanliness and proper rotation of product
*Ensuring all staff are in compliance to appropriate safe food-handling procedures as per the Vancouver Coastal Health Guidelines
*Providing additional support to your team when required, such as jumping on a station and supporting the line to expedite lunch and/or dinner services
*Interviewing, hiring, orientations, ongoing training and development opportunities, coaching, and progressive discipline
*Maintaining food and labour targets as communicated by the Operations Manager and Executive Regional Chef
*Submitting daily ordering from both suppliers, internal production kitchen, and entering set invoices into inventory software
*Attending regular meetings with leadership team
*Ensuring compliance with health & safety, HACCP, and Food Safe
*Assist with maintaining up to date station pars, station prep lists, and temperature logs
*Maintaining kitchen systems and timelines for ordering, food production, station pars, equipment maintenance and opening/closing duties of all back of house staff
*Assist with the counting and submission of bi-monthly inventories
*Represent the interests and core values of the Company in the workplace at all times
*Other duties as required

You have:

*6+ months in a leadership role in a fast paced & professional kitchen environment
*Class 5 drivers license with a clean driving record
*Basic knife skills
*Experience with inventory counts and ordering
*Food Safe Certification Level 2 considered an asset
*First Aid Level 1 considered an asset
*Culinary Arts or Red Seal Certification considered an asset
*Ability to work evenings and weekends, according to the needs of the business

At Tacofino, we believe our people are what makes us great. If you are a positive person with a strong work ethic that is looking to come join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume.

We believe in creating an inclusive environment and welcome all qualified applicants to apply.

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Sous Chef - Full Time

Hastings - Vancouver, BC

We are on the lookout for a culinary for culinary leaders that will be a big part of our future. You are motivated by a passion for food, people, and leading a team to be their best.

About us: Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing with creating world inspired food with the best possible ingredients. We have since grown and have added food trucks and locations across Vancouver Island and Vancouver.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to be a part of our journey.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary
*Work/life balance
*Maternity and parental leave benefits
*Eligibility for extended health benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Ongoing events and team sports
*Free meals
*Great discounts for you and your loved ones before and after shifts
*Continued opportunities for growth
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture

About the role: We are looking for a great person with a strong passion for cooking that is looking to move into a leadership position! You will be supporting the Chef de Cuisine with leading, motivating, and engaging our back of house team. You will also help oversee all food preparation and lead the line.

Responsibilities:

*Produce and maintain consistent standards of food quality and customer satisfaction
*Ensure that all menu items produced by staff meet the specifications of the recipes provided
*Assist in maintaining all kitchen equipment, repairs, and service
*Maintain kitchen cleanliness and proper rotation of product
*Ensure appropriate safe food handling procedures are in place and followed at all times
*Assist in tracking and maintaining clear records on vacation, sick, and lieu days
*Assist with ordering from both suppliers and internal production kitchen
*Assist with maintaining up to date station pars, station prep lists, and temperature logs
*Maintain standardized closing duties, ensuring these are completed daily
*Assist with monitoring kitchen food and labour
*Assist with the the counting and submission of bi-monthly inventories
*Assist with providing orientation, ongoing training, coaching, and progressive discipline
*Represent the interests and core values of the Company in the workplace at all times
*Other duties as required

Qualifications:

*A minimum of 2-4 years of culinary experience in a fast-paced, high volume professional kitchen environment
*A minimum of 2 years in a leadership culinary role
*Effective problem-solving skills and the ability to resolve issues with staff and/or suppliers
*A demonstrated passion for soulful food, people, and the restaurant industry
*Excellent kitchen skills, knife skills and the ability to lead/call the line and work a station in a busy restaurant
*A positive and supportive leadership style
*Self-starter, flexible and the ability to multi-task
*Experience with inventory counts and ordering
*Excellent communication skills
*Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to prioritize
*Attention to detail

At Tacofino, we believe our people are what makes us great. If you are a positive person with a strong work ethic that is looking to come join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume.

We believe in creating an inclusive environment and welcome all qualified applicants to apply.

APPLY NOW

Prep Cook - Full Time

Venables - Vancouver, BC

About us: Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing with creating world inspired food with the best possible ingredients. We have since grown and have added food trucks and locations across Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to be a part of our journey.

What we offer:

• Competitive pay
• Eligibility for extended health benefits
• Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
• A fantastic workplace environment and culture
• Flexible schedule
• Opportunities for continued growth

About you: We are growing and have an opportunity for a great person with a strong passion for cooking who is looking to join our team as a Prep Cook. You will have the responsibility of executing menu items in a timely manner, providing support to your teammates and maintaining a clean, organized workspace. This is a great opportunity to be a long-term member of our growing team!

Responsibilities:

*Writing daily prep lists for your station
*Food preparation: cutting, portioning, frying, baking, following recipes, putting away orders, and cleaning of kitchen tools and facility as required
*Ensure all food preparation and storage procedures are followed as outlined by Vancouver Coastal Health, to include FIFO and appropriate labeling
*Playing a role in ensuring a respectful workplace environment by professional communication with all team members and customers
*Other duties as required

Qualifications:

*6+ months experience in a fast-paced & professional kitchen environment
*Ability to identify and prioritize daily tasks
*A strong passion for food
*A positive and professional attitude
*Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
*Basic knife skills
*Food Safe Level 1 an asset
*Ability to work evenings and weekends, according to the needs of the business
*The desire for growth and opportunity

At Tacofino, we believe our people are what makes us great. If you are a positive person with a strong work ethic that is looking to come join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume.

We believe in creating an inclusive environment and welcome all qualified applicants to apply.

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Junior Accountant - Full Time

Gastown - Vancouver,BC

About Tacofino: Tacofino was born out of a desire to create a unique dining experience by offering quality, freshness, and affordability, with an environmental and nutritional conscience. We began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in Tofino, British Columbia and have since added locations across beautiful BC. Each of our locations is uniquely designed, has a creative menu, and is full of amazing individuals that work hard to create fantastic guest experiences.

We continue to grow today and welcome you to come join us on our journey.

About the role: Our workplace is a lot of fun, and we welcome a great and positive individual who is beginning their accounting journey to come join us. Our goal is to give you an experience that is positive, challenging and contributes to your growth. Our office is an open concept where our head office team comes together to support one another and work toward creating awesome restaurants.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary
*Extended health and dental benefits
*Maternity leave benefits
*Awesome workplace culture and opportunity for continued growth
*Ongoing social events and sporting teams
*Food discounts for you and your loved ones

What you will be doing:

*Providing accounting support to the Sr. Accountant and Controller in the areas of general accounting tasks, including journal entries, accruals, bank and general ledger account reconciliations
*Accounts payable data entry, reviewing for accurate coding, and ensuring all receipts have been received
*Financial administrative tasks as required
*Assisting in period-end close and reporting
*Maintaining and organizing employee records, files, and other documentation
*Project work as assigned by the Controller and other ad hoc duties as assigned


Who we are looking for:

*A recent graduate of an accounting program
*Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools, Excel pivots, and v-lookups
*Working knowledge of Quickbooks is an asset
*Strong attention to detail
*Is an excellent communicator in both oral and written communication
*Is empathetic and is gifted at building strong relationships with team members and internal clients
*Someone who is goal focused and intrinsically motivated by doing a great job and supporting their team members
*Looking for growth and interested in learning about different job functions
*Someone who is positive, believes in teamwork, and is able to balance having fun with getting things done

If you are looking to take your first steps in your accounting career and to join an awesome workplace culture, then we invite you to apply with a resume and a cover letter that tells us a bit about yourself. Please submit your application by no later than December 14th, 2018.

Tacofino is an inclusive employer and welcomes all qualified applicants to apply.

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