General Manager - Casual Theme Restaurant
Gretna, NE 68028
Casual Theme - True Industry Leader
We are searching for a hardworking Restaurant General Manager with extremely high standards, enthusiasm for hospitality and exemplary team building skills. If this sounds like your style as a Restaurant General Manager, we would like to learn more about you! For over three decades, we have grown into one of the most popular and well-recognized casual dining chains in the world. We still maintain the same goals today as we set forth from our humble beginnings: quality meals and an atmosphere the whole family can enjoy. At the same time, we have been able to evolve with the times. Whether it's creating dishes for those living a healthy lifestyle or expanding our Happy Hour menus, we've stayed at the forefront of the industry. If you want to be the Restaurant General Manager of a global leader in the industry and have the opportunity to build your own career Apply Today for our location in Gretna, NE!
Title of Position: Restaurant General Manager
Job Description: Our Restaurant General Manager will be responsible for the overall operation of the restaurant, including but not limited to, monitoring and guiding the activities of hourly employees as well as the rest of the Management Team. The Restaurant General Manager will also guarantee cleanliness and sanitation of the entire building, efficient and hospitable guest service, and all administrative and accounting duties done according to company policy. The Restaurant General Manager will achieve these standards through the use of mentoring, feedback, and team development skills, and most importantly by leading by example. This position requires proven success as an effective Restaurant General Manager, preferably in a casual dining environment.
- Paid Vacation
- Competitive Salary
- Bonus Program
- Dining Privileges
- Career Growth
- Minimum of 3+ years current experience as a Restaurant General Manager in a high volume (over $2m per year in sales) Full Service concept
- Ability to increase sales and build rapport in the community
- Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
- Hands-on experience hiring, training, and developing hourly employees
- Excellent work ethic and drive to succeed
- Restaurant General Manager candidates must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
Apply Now - Restaurant General Manager located in Gretna, NE!
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.
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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
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April W - April 6, 2019
Tara was very professional. She helped me find a good fit