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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:


Apply Here for Future Leadership Roles! - Full Time

Vancouver, BC

Would you like to be considered for a future opening with Tacofino? We are expanding and looking for Restaurant Operators!

Location: Exciting new locations to be open soon

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.

Our vision: To continue to build a profitable restaurant group that our team, guests and our communities are proud and excited to be a part of.

Our values:

*Creative quality food - We create original, quality offerings with unique flavours
*Community - We partner with our communities to support impactful positive change
*Inspired hospitality - We want to provide memorable experiences that cannot be found anywhere else
*Our Team - We achieve our goals by embracing people for their individuality and supporting their personal and professional growth
*Environment - We strive to make positive sustainable decisions whenever possible

What we offer:

*Work/Life balance
*Values-oriented and positive workplace environment
*Support from a positive head office team
*Competitive salary + great bonuses
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Maternity and Parental leave top-up plan
*Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Opportunities for continued growth

You will be:

*Overseeing and coordinating the daily operations of the restaurant
*Fostering and maintaining a safe and positive work environment for your team that encourages efficiency and growth
*Ensuring consistent standards of food quality and guest satisfaction
*Working with the Executive Chef to learn new recipes, ensuring they are to the specifications as outlined in the company’s recipe guide
*Monitoring and maintaining food and labour targets to meet goals, including sales and community initiatives
*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 and hiring for all positions within your team
*Providing orientations, ongoing training and development opportunities, and performance reviews for your team
*Providing disciplinary action and performance management when warranted
*Creating schedule templates, forecasted labour, and sales tracking
*Maintaining kitchen systems and timelines for ordering, food production, station pars, equipment maintenance and opening/closing duties of all back of house staff
*Submitting daily orders for prepared food items from the Production Kitchen
*Performing and submitting bi-weekly inventories
*Maintaining accurate and up-to-date recipes and records
*Creating invoice reports, payroll and inventory for the accounting department
*Planning for and participating in weekly meetings with the Operations team
*Other duties as required

To be qualified for this role, you will have:

*A minimum of 4 years of culinary experience in a fast-paced, high volume & professional kitchen environment
*A minimum of 2 years in a leadership role managing 5+ employees in both front of house and back of house
*Food Safe Certification(s) and Serving it Right
*Proven cooking Ability, excellent knife skills, and a seasoned palate
*A strong, positive, and supportive leadership style
*Culinary Arts or Red Seal Certification considered an asset
*A demonstrated passion for soulful food, people, and the restaurant industry
*The personal skills of being a self-starter, flexible, and the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
*Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
*Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize
*Ability to work evenings and weekends according to the needs of the business

About you: You are genuinely passionate about culinary arts and excited about working with new ingredients using a creative outlook. You take pride in approachable and delicious food and value using the best possible ingredients available. You are a positive leader that is a role model and able to identify individual learning needs, support inclusion, and able to grow your people and support them in effectively working together.

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 to 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 - Squamish, BC

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!

Why Choose Tacofino?

Awesome Vibes: We’re all about creating positive and inclusive workplaces. Our teams are made up of great individuals, and can’t wait to welcome you into it!
Cha-ching! Competitive Pay and Tips: We believe in rewarding our people. Get ready to earn not just a competitive wage, but also extra money from tips!
Stay Healthy: We’ve got your back (and your teeth)! Enjoy full health and dental benefits, so you can focus on devouring your fave snacks worry-free
Zen zone: Life’s a rollercoaster - and we’re here to help you ride it smoothly. Access free professional counselling to ensure you have barrier-free access to awesome support
Local love: score sweet discounts with our awesome local partners. From flights with Harbour Air to river rafting, we have perks for you
Flex your schedule: Life isn’t just about work, and we get that. We offer flexible schedules so you can enjoy time with your family and friends and activities from climbing to snowboarding
Grow with us: Learn, thrive, and reach for the stars with our top-notch training and development opportunities. We can give you the skills to grow with us or take on other career paths

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:

At least 6 months of experience in a fast-paced & professional kitchen environment
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 to 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.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $19.00-$21.00 per hour

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Line Cook - Full Time

Tacofino White Rock

We’re thrilled to announce the grand opening of Tacofino White Rock, a soon-to-be great addition to the community! If you’ve got an appetite for good vibes, delicious eats, and a great work atmosphere, keep reading - this is for you!

Interviews will take place between April 22 and April 26 but we encourage you to apply today!

Why Choose Tacofino?

Awesome Vibes: We’re all about creating positive and inclusive workplaces. Our teams are made up of great individuals, and can’t wait to welcome you into it!
Cha-ching! Competitive Pay and Tips: We believe in rewarding our people. Get ready to earn not just a competitive wage, but also extra money from tips!
Stay Healthy: We’ve got your back (and your teeth)! Enjoy full health and dental benefits, so you can focus on devouring your fave snacks worry-free
Zen zone: Life’s a rollercoaster - and we’re here to help you ride it smoothly. Access free professional counselling to ensure you have barrier-free access to awesome support
Local love: score sweet discounts with our awesome local partners. From flights with Harbour Air to boxing gyms, we have perks for you
Flex your schedule: Life isn’t just about work, and we get that. We offer flexible schedules so you can enjoy time with your family and friends and activities from climbing to snowboarding
Grow with us: Learn, thrive, and reach for the stars with our top-notch training and development opportunities. We can give you the skills to grow with us or take on other career paths

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:

At least 6 months of experience in a fast-paced & professional kitchen environment
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
Learn more about working at Tacofino by visiting this link: https://sway.office.com/rMgupkKaqzyVW4cJ?ref=Link

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 to join a fun workplace culture, then we invite you to apply for this role by submitting a cover letter and resume.

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 to 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.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$19.50 per hour

APPLY NOW

Server/Cashier - Full Time

Tacofino White Rock

We’re thrilled to announce the grand opening of Tacofino White Rock, a soon-to-be great addition to the community! If you’ve got an appetite for good vibes, delicious eats, and a great work atmosphere, keep reading - this is for you!

Interviews will take place between April 22 and April 26 but we encourage you to apply today!

Why Choose Tacofino?

Awesome Vibes: We’re all about creating positive and inclusive workplaces. Our teams are made up of great individuals, and can’t wait to welcome you into it!
Cha-ching! Competitive Pay and Tips: We believe in rewarding our people. Get ready to earn not just a competitive wage, but also extra money from tips!
Stay Healthy: We’ve got your back (and your teeth)! Enjoy full health and dental benefits, so you can focus on devouring your fave snacks worry-free
Zen zone: Life’s a rollercoaster - and we’re here to help you ride it smoothly. Access free professional counselling to ensure you have barrier-free access to awesome support
Local love: score sweet discounts with our awesome local partners. From flights with Harbour Air to boxing gyms, we have perks for you
Flex your schedule: Life isn’t just about work, and we get that. We offer flexible schedules so you can enjoy time with your family and friends and activities from climbing to snowboarding
Grow with us: Learn, thrive, and reach for the stars with our top-notch training and development opportunities. We can give you the skills to grow with us or take on other career paths
About you: We are growing and have an opportunity for a great person who is looking to join our team as a Cashier/Server.

Job Responsibilities:

Providing great customer experiences through superior service
Creating strong knowledge of food and drinks
Ensuring quality control of food
Maintaining a clean and organized work environment
Regular cleaning, running food/drink, checking in with guests
Other duties as required
Qualifications:

6+ months experience as a Server or Cashier in a high volume casual environment
Experience as a Supervisor/Keyholder considered an asset
Experience in delivering a strong customer service experience
Possess excellent organizational skills and works well under pressure
Knowledge of POS
Personable, friendly and outgoing
Possess high energy and strong work ethic
Possess an eager willingness to learn
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.

Learn more about working at Tacofino by visiting this link: https://sway.office.com/rMgupkKaqzyVW4cJ?ref=Link

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 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.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $17.40 per hour

APPLY NOW