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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:


Sous Chef - Full Time

Mount Pleasant (Ocho) - Tacofino

We are on the lookout for a culinary leader that will be a big part of our future. You are motivated by a passion for food, growth, and leading a team.

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.

Our values come from where we started and we are committed to leading with those values and creating a workplace that makes people want to stay and grow.

A good fit would be someone that is safety oriented, has a positive energy, strong communication skills, and has some experience in providing coaching and learning opportunities.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary
*Eligibility for Maternity & Parental leave benefits
*Work/life balance
*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 for a leadership position in a positive and growing brand. 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 industry0
*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 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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Assistant General Manager - Full Time

Tacofino Ocho - Vancouver, BC

Status: Full-time, permanent

We are looking for a great person to join our Restaurant leadership team. 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 have teams made up of fantastic individuals.

What we offer:

*Competitive salary + tips
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Maternity 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
*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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Line Cook - Full Time

Tacofino Kits - New location! Vancouver, BC

Location: New location! Tacofino Kits - 1909 West 4th Ave, Vancouver

Hi!

We’re excited to announce that we will be joining the Kits neighbourhood at the end of September 2019! Our newest location will be a 20 seat counter-service restaurant with it’s own creative and inspired menu using the best ingredients possible.

The design of Tacofino Kits takes inspiration from where we started, using elements of the rugged north coast of Vancouver island.

Culture: We are looking for people that want to be a positive part of a growing restaurant that continually pushes itself to grow and try new things. Our workplace culture is made up of positive values, growth opportunities, and embraces the individuality of our people and the communities we are apart of.

About us: From 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.

What we offer:
-Competitive Pay + Tips
-Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
-Mental health resources: Employee and Family Assistance Program for you and your immediate family
-Ongoing events and team sports
-A positive workplace environment and culture
-Free meal per shift
-Great discounts for you and your loved ones, before and after shifts
-Growth opportunities
-Flexible work schedule
-Paid Food Safe training

About the role: 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, 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
-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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Server - Full Time

Tacofino Kits - New location! Vancouver, BC

Location: New location! Tacofino Kits - 1909 West 4th Ave, Vancouver

Hi!

We’re excited to announce that we will be joining the Kits neighbourhood at the end of September 2019! Our newest location will be a 20 seat counter-service restaurant with its own creative and inspired menu using the best ingredients possible.

The design of Tacofino Kits takes inspiration from where we started, using elements of the rugged north coast of Vancouver Island.
Culture: We are looking for people that want to be a positive part of a growing restaurant that continually pushes itself to grow and try new things. Our workplace culture is made up of positive values, growth opportunities, and embraces the individuality of our people and the communities we are apart of.

About us: From 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.

What we offer:
-Competitive Pay + Tips
-Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
-Mental health resources: Employee and Family Assistance Program for you and your immediate family
-Ongoing events and team sports
-A positive workplace environment and culture
-Great discounts for you and your loved ones
-Growth opportunities
-Flexible work schedule

About you: We are looking for someone that wants to come join our team as a Server! You thrive in a fast-paced environment, able to multi-task, all while maintaining strong customer service. This is a great opportunity to be a long-term member of our growing team!

-Job Responsibilities:
-Providing great customer experiences through superior service
-Creating strong knowledge of food and drinks
-Ensuring quality control of food and drinks
-Maintaining a clean and organized work environment
-Clearing tables, running food/drink, checking in with guests
-Other duties as required
-Qualifications:
-1+ years experience serving in a high volume casual environment
-Experience in delivering strong customer service experience
-Possess excellent organizational skills and works well under pressure
-Knowledge of POS
-Experience in making cocktails an asset but not required
-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 make 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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Bar Manager - Full Time

Gastown - 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 Vancouver.

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

We are looking for a Bar Manager to bring creativity, ideas, and experience. You are a leader by nature and believe in providing development opportunities to your people to help them be their best. You are passionate about creating new and exciting drinks and value great guest experiences. You call for order in your bar, ensuring it is stocked, inventory is complete, and that it is clean

What we offer:

*Competitive salary + tips
*Eligibility for extended health and dental benefits
*Eligibility for Employee and Family Assistance Program
*Maternity and Parental Leave benefits
*A fantastic workplace environment and culture
*Opportunities for continued growth
*Work/life balance

Responsibilities:

*A Passion and knowledge for spirits and beer
*Knowledge of mixing and cocktails and creating exciting and dynamic menus
*Ensuring quality control of the beverage program
*Maintaining superior guest satisfaction
*Maintaining a clean and efficient work environment by following of proper setup and service procedures
*Responsible for ensuring proper bar stocking in accordance with par levels
*Liquor/Non-Alcoholic invoices, inventory counting, and liquor/non-alcoholic ordering
*Using Optimum Control to maintain control of inventory

Qualifications:

*Experience serving in a high volume casual environment
*Possess excellent customer service skills
*Possess excellent organizational skills and works well under pressure
*Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
*Personable, friendly and outgoing
*Possess high energy and strong work ethic
*Possess an eager willingness to learn
*Serving it Right
*Knowledge of Squirrel and Optimum control 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.

APPLY NOW