Tacofino began as a food truck in the back of a surf shop in Tofino, British Columbia, and has kept that spirit through its continued growth into new communities across Vancouver and Vancouver Island. We pride ourselves on our commitment to high quality delicious food in laid back casual settings and at an affordable price
A vibrant and lively restaurant brand, Tacofino restaurants are uniquely designed spaces with a creative menu and teams made up of great individuals who create amazing guest experiences. Tacofino has received numerous awards and continues to be recognized as being one of the best restaurant brands in Vancouver
We are looking for a great person to lead our amazing Tacofino team. We are looking for someone who believes that great guest experiences are achieved through your team and partnering closely with both front of house and back of house.
We are looking for a champion for diversity and inclusion, someone who recognizes that the best teams are made up of people with diverse backgrounds and experiences who are excited about bringing their true selves to work and be a part of a positive workplace. Tacofino has been recognized as a leader in D&I through being nominated for and receiving awards related to diversity and inclusion, and we are looking for someone we can partner with to become even better.
As a result of working toward these goals, we are able to create great guest experiences through awesome individuals who work together as a team.
What we offer:
*Opportunities for continued growth through regular training, development, and workshops
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Eligibility for pregnancy and parental leave benefits and top-up plan
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
You will be:
*Leading and supporting a team to achieve high levels of quality in service and food
*Being a role model by leading in a manner that you expect from your team
*Providing ongoing training opportunities to develop team members
*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
*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 great workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a resume and cover letter.
We believe in creating an inclusive environment and welcome all qualified applicants to apply.