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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:


Line Cook - Full Time

Tacofino Kits - Vancouver, BC

We are looking for great people that value safe, inclusive, and positive work environments to join us.

Location: Tacofino Kits - 1909 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver

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 pay
*Tips
*Eligibility for extended health benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Free meal per shift
*Great discounts for you and your loved ones before and after shifts
*Continued opportunities for growth
*Paid Food Handlers training after 3 months
*Flexible work schedule
*Ongoing opportunities to get involved, learn and contribute to change: regular workshops from industry and community leaders, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, Womxn of Tacofino Committee, and other social even

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 Line Cook. You will have the responsibility of executing menu items in a timely manner, providing support to your teammates and maintaining a clean, safe, and organized workspace. This is a great opportunity to be a long-term member of our growing team!

Responsibilities:
*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 preferred but not necessary
*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 and safe 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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Line Cook - Full Time

Tacofino Yaletown - Vancouver, BC

We are looking for great people that value safe, inclusive, and positive work environments to join us.

Location: Tacofino Yaletown - 1025 Mainland Street, Vancouver

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 pay
*Tips
*Eligibility for extended health benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Free meal per shift
*Great discounts for you and your loved ones before and after shifts
*Continued opportunities for growth
*Paid Food Handlers training after 3 months
*Flexible work schedule
*Ongoing opportunities to get involved, learn and contribute to change: regular workshops from industry and community leaders, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, Womxn of Tacofino Committee, and other social even

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 Line Cook. You will have the responsibility of executing menu items in a timely manner, providing support to your teammates and maintaining a clean, safe, and organized workspace. This is a great opportunity to be a long-term member of our growing team!

Responsibilities:
*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 preferred but not necessary
*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 and safe 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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Assistant General Manager - Full Time

Tacofino Ocho - Vancouver, BC

Location: 8 east 5th ave, Vancouver

Status: Full-time, permanent

We are looking for a great person to join our Restaurant leadership team at Tacofino Ocho. You are someone who is an emerging leader with an outgoing personality that you are able to share with guests and employees alike. You recognize that amazing guest experiences are achieved through supporting your team and partnering closely with the back of house.

If you want to join us on our journey and meet the qualifications below, we invite you to apply by submitting a resume and cover letter.

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 from the best possible ingredients and wrapping them in delicious fresh tortillas. We have since grown into four restaurants and three food trucks across the Lower Mainland and Victoria.

We are successful because we believe in staying true to where we came from, serving high-quality creative food with the best possible ingredients, adapting to and giving back to the communities we operate in and having teams made up of fantastic individuals.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary + tips
*Bonus plan
*Eligibility for extended health, vision, and dental benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Maternity and Parental Leave top-up plan
*A great workplace environment and culture
*Opportunities for continued growth
*Opportunities to champion change in the community through fundraisers, partnerships, and community engagement
*Work/life balance
*Regular learning and development opportunities

You will be:

*Leading and supporting a team to achieve high levels of quality in service and food
*Supporting the GM to align your team to restaurant objectives
*Providing support in ongoing training opportunities to develop employee hard skills, soft skills, and product knowledge
*Supporting the GM in providing opportunities for ongoing growth and development for your team
*Promoting a positive work environment and culture by creating and maintaining strong and supportive relationships with all staff
*Working with the leadership team in getting closely involved in the community through fundraisers, events, etc.
*Recognizing good performance and supporting employees when improvement is needed
*Maintaining staffing targets by hiring and training staff
*Support with schedule creation and tracking of all time off, including vacation and sick days
*Other duties as required

You have:

*A minimum of 1 year of recent restaurant experience in a management capacity
*Experience in providing training and development opportunities
*Serving it right
*First aid considered an asset
*Culinary experience, knowledge of craft beers, wines, cocktails
*Excellent oral and written communication skills
*Strong interpersonal skills and able to resolve conflict
*Ability to motivate and develop employees to achieve goals
*Experience with MS Word, excel
*Excellent time management skills
*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 join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a cover letter and resume.

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

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Chef de Cuisine - Full Time

Tacofino Gastown - Vancouver, BC

We are looking for a forward-thinking person who is passionate about culinary art and leading a great team in making awesome food.

The ideal candidate for this role is someone who believes in an elevated restaurant workplace experience and leads in a way that models what you expect from others. You are able to support a high-functioning team environment through positive and open communication, inclusive leadership practices, prioritizing and delegating tasks, and coaching and training your people.

If you are passionate about the industry, want to be a part of a growing values-based restaurant brand, and have experience as a Chef, then we would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary + tips
*Bonus plan
*Work/life balance
*Support from a values-based head office team
*A positive work environment and culture
*Extended health & dental benefits
*Maternity and parental leave top-up plan
*Access to free mental health resources, including professional counseling
*Leadership mental health training

Ongoing opportunities to get involved, learn and create change: regular workshops from industry and community leaders, monthly leadership meetups to learn about different cuisines and create features, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, Women of Tacofino Committee, and other social events

About Tacofino: Our roots are from a food truck in the back of a surf shop in beautiful Tofino, British Columbia. We balanced surfing and creating world-inspired food from the best possible and wrapping them in delicious fresh tortillas. We have since grown and have added locations in Victoria and Vancouver.

We are successful because we believe in remaining true to our roots, which includes serving high-quality creative food, being a positive part of the communities we operate in, and always pursuing a positive and engaging workplace experience.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

*Leading your team in creating consistent and high-quality awesome food
*Leading with values and role modelling behaviours you expect from others
*Providing direction, coaching, and feedback to help people grow and take on more responsibility
*Supporting and championing diversity, inclusion, and equity within your location
*Overseeing and coordinating the daily operations of your team
*Partnering closely with the GM and FOH team in creating great guest experiences
*Monitoring and maintaining food and labour targets
*Partnering with the Back of House Operations Manager to create new recipes and features
*Ensuring a safe workplace by training all team members on health and safety and policies that support a positive workplace environment
*Providing additional support to your team when required, including jumping on a station and supporting the line to expedite lunch and/or dinner service
*Interviewing, hiring, onboarding, and delegating training of all new team members
*Investigating employee concerns to ensure objective and quick solutions to workplace issues or barriers
*Partnering with the head office team when you require support or advice
*Maintaining kitchen systems and timelines for ordering, food production, station pars, equipment maintenance, and opening/closing duties for the back of house team
*Creating schedules, tracking and maintaining vacation days, sick days, and days in lieu
*Performing and submitting bi-weekly inventories
*Maintaining accurate and up-to-date recipes and records
*Other duties as required

You have the following:

*A minimum of 3 years of culinary experience in a leadership role in a fast-paced, high volume professional kitchen environment
*A passion for diversity, inclusion, and equity
*Experience in the coaching and development of people
*Experience in providing positive and values-based leadership
*Scheduling your workweek to support priorities, people, and operational needs
*Positive and open communication skills
*Ability to work evenings and weekends according to the needs of the business

We are proud of our brand and the people that work together to make it possible. If you are someone who loves food, people, and believes in constant growth for yourself and for others, then we invite you to reach out by submitting a cover letter and resume.

Tacofino is committed to creating an inclusive environment and we welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

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Line Cook - Full Time

Tacofino Hastings - Vancouver, BC

We are looking for great people who value safe, inclusive, and positive work environments to join us.

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 pay
*Tips
*Eligibility for extended health benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Free meal per shift
*Great discounts for you and your loved ones before and after shifts
*Continued opportunities for growth
*Paid Food Handlers training after 3 months
*Flexible work schedule
*Ongoing opportunities to get involved, learn and contribute to change: regular workshops from industry and community leaders, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee, Womxn of Tacofino Committee, and other social even

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 Line Cook. You will have the responsibility of executing menu items in a timely manner, providing support to your teammates and maintaining a clean, safe, and organized workspace. This is a great opportunity to be a long-term member of our growing team!

Responsibilities:
*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 preferred but not necessary
*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 and safe 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