Heart of House Manager Job Description

About the Position:

At Grain & Grit Collective, we believe cooking is a calling in life, not just a job. If you are a chef at heart who is passionate about cooking; training and developing; working side by side with young cooks and professional operators - you are who we seek! We are looking for a Leader for our Heart of the House. You must be a chef, a great sous chef, a kitchen manager, a lead cook, a solid prep with great knife skills, and a passionate dishwasher to be successful at this position.

Required Knowledge & Skills:

  • Ability to execute all recipes, prep procedures, and maintain standards with all menu items and plate presentations (bonus if you can create interesting on-brand recipes)

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced kitchen

  • Controlling kitchen labor and food costs

  • Selecting vendors WITHOUT prejudice

  • Ability to breakdown costs, analyze a menu mix + P& L; plus, other financials

  • Ability to teach + train

  • Ability to understand/execute proper Food Safety and Sanitation procedures daily

  • Can demonstrate respect for others and work in a team-oriented environment

  • Be authentic and caring & kind!

  • Create a fun and happy vibe that matches the vision of our brand!

  • Make an impact on every guest journey

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive earning opportunities with room for advancement

  • Free meal during shift and dining discount when dining as a guest

  • Quality training and support with your personal development

  • Full Benefits and paid vacation and floating holidays (based on accrual)

Come join the G&G crew! 

At Grain & Grit Collective, our dedication to a positive company culture and an aligned purpose lies at our core. To that end, we encourage all applicants to ask the question, “Do you believe what we believe!”  We're looking for people who share our values and dedication to the creation of a great guest experience.

·       Purpose: More than just food.

·       Mission: To create the most compelling guest experience possible

·       Values: Passion, Authenticity, Caring & Kindness, Accountability, Perseverance


Grain & Grit Collective is an equal opportunity employer.

Title: Heart of House Manager

Status: Full-Time / Exempt

Entities: Not Not Tacos & Carnitas’ Snack Shack

Think you’re a fit? Email your cover letter and resume to careers@grainandgritcollective.com!