Assistant Manager - Exciting Restaurant Concept
Coralville, IA 52241
Fast Casual Theme - Exciting Restaurant Concept
Our company is seeking a self-motivated and professional Restaurant Manager with excellent leadership and team building skills. If you are a dynamic Restaurant Manager who can be a Brand Ambassador for our company, Apply Immediately for our location in Coralville, IA. We are full-service sit-down restaurants, seating up to 200 guests. We opened our first restaurant in the late 1990's. Just a short time later our first franchised location opened. As of today, the fastest growing specialty concept in the United States is continuing to move forward with full force with over 70 locations and more coming. Business strategies include focusing on internal business operational optimization & differentiated growth by emphasizing fast, fresh, healthy, customer-oriented full service restaurants. You can be the Restaurant Manager of a bold, exciting oasis in a desert of dull restaurant concepts if you Apply Today for our location in Coralville, IA!
Title of Position: Restaurant Manager
Job Description: The Restaurant Manager will identify and estimate qualities of food, beverages, and supplies to be ordered, schedule staff work and activities, evaluate health and safety practices against standards and make decisions and solve problems concerning menus and staff. The Restaurant Manager will also monitor food preparation and cleaning methods, inspect equipment and food deliveries, monitor and oversee purchases, menus, staff, and payroll and set goals for hourly staff to meet and hold them accountable when goals fall short. The Restaurant Manager will perform administrative activities such as scheduling and budgeting, communicate with customers, sales reps, and suppliers and be in direct contact with the General Manager on a daily basis. Please bring your positive attitude and enthusiasm for hospitality with you every day and share it with your team.
- Industry competitive salary
- Medical / Dental / Vision insurance packages
- Paid vacation
- Sick time
- Growth opportunity for right candidate
- The Restaurant Manager should always be able to provide consistent support to the success of the operation
- Honesty, integrity and a love for customer satisfaction are all the qualities that the Restaurant Manager should possess
- A strong understanding of restaurant P&L statements is preferred for the Restaurant Manager
- A requirement for the Restaurant Manager is a true passion for the development and mentoring of others
- 3 plus years of restaurant management experience in a high volume atmosphere is a must for the Restaurant Manager
If you would like to be considered for this position, email your resume today!
Tara Gates, CPC
Executive Recruiter | Restaurant Division
Tara Gates joined the Gecko Hospitality team as a Restaurant Recruiter in 2014. As a Recruiter, Tara has been very successful in connecting top talent candidates with successful corporate restaurants. She has mastered the craft of engaging candidates on a personal level, coordinating interviews with the clients, as well as determining the hiring needs and fulfilling the position with candidates that excel expectations set forth by the client. She attributes this to her 20+ years of experience managing different types of restaurant settings from privately owned upscale facilities, banquet, to casual corporate environments.
In addition to being a Recruiter, Tara is an adventurous risk taker and thrill seeker and has a passion for living on the edge. She enjoys four wheeling, rock climbing, white water rafting and traveling. Tara attended Penn State University and was an All Star Track and Cross Country runner.
Had a great experience with gecko! My rep, Tara Gates, took all the stress out of the job searching experience. She took care of setting up my interviews and provided great feedback at each stage of the interview process so I could present myself as a strong and knowledgeable candidate. I really felt like she was in my corner for anything I needed during my job search. If you’re looking for that next big promotion, gecko can definitely make it happen!
You are a great “people picker” and talent developer! Tara is terrific and reps you well. I am on to the next phase of interviews! I truly feel I am a good pick for JGilberts. Tara’s attitude is contagious and she motivates me, but keeps me grounded. Thank you!
Kathy H - May 5, 2019
Very impressed. Tara Gates guided me through the process and gave me extremely beneficial information in order to be successful. She was attentive and professional. She was a positive and friendly person that represented your company perfectly. Thank you Gecko and Tara Gates for helping find and obtain a dream employment opportunity.
Jodi V - March 13, 2019
Tara has been so fantastic!
Carver P - August 17, 2018
I was surprised. Tara made me her number 1 priority and set up multiple interviews that were good fits with everything I was looking for in a job. She reached out multiple times to check up on me and gave me warm congratulations I After I landed the job that I had wanted from the start. Tara did an excellent job from beginning to end!
Cindy V - December 16, 2018
I am very grateful to have the opportunity to work with Tara. She was always pleasant and willing to help me. She also sent me valuable information on interview tips and coached me at all times! I will use Tara in the future if I am looking for a job
Melinda H - December 16, 2018
It was a great experience. Tara was so helpful. She coached me along the entire process and was also like my cheerleader :)
Jeff C - November 15, 2018
Both Tara, and Kirsty do a great job finding me qualified people in a tough employment market. Jeff Cox
Shannon H - October 26, 2018
I thought Tara Gates was a wonderful person to work with. She was so knowledgeable and a kind soul.
April W - April 6, 2019
Tara was very professional. She helped me find a good fit