General Manager - Mouthwatering Food Concept

Elkhorn, NE 68022

Posted: 09/23/2019 Country: US State/Province: NE Job ID: KI3187813923 Salary: 55000

General Manager

Fantastic Concept Restaurant Opening in Omaha, NE

Salary Range $50-60k

Are you looking for a cool place to belong, be valued, and grow? Can you be an ambassador of The Coolest Values? Do you like to create food that is Instagram & Snapchat worthy and fuels the lives of our guests? Do you have a passion for hospitality, guests and fellow team members? Do you like flexible hours & no late nights? If you get a cool yes to these questions, then join us to select and lead a new team in Omaha, NE!

We are rapidly expanding and we are currently hiring an experienced General Manager to be part of our growth. We need a "hands-on" leader who enjoys being part of a team and working with people in a fast-paced environment with a lot of action and fun.

We’re committed to providing a high-quality, fresh product to our customers, supplying refreshing custom-made salads, wraps, quinoa bowls and sandwiches. With over 10 locations in several states and more new restaurant openings this year – we’re expanding! We are seeking a motivated and positive individual who is passionate about customer service and bringing a 5 star experience to the food lovers that frequent our restaurants.

General Managers are responsible for all our day to day store operations. They directly ensure specific job duties are performed to our standards. In return, we offer competitive wages in a fun, energy-filled workplace. There are no early mornings or late nights and we provide excellent opportunities for advancement. What’s not to love?

Our Requirements

  • Recent General Manager experience required (3+ years)
  • A strong understanding of the P&L
  • A true desire to mentor and develop others is a trait the General Manager must posses
  • The General Manager must have a proven track record in assisting the company in the achievement of solid financial results
  • The General Manager must live by a guest orientated philosophy and show honesty and integrity in all things
  • You must have a valid driver's license and reliable transportation 

Our Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Great bonus program
  • Store discounts
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off

Apply Now - Restaurant General Manager located in Omaha, NE
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.


Candidate Testimonials


Ben Boyd


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!


Ron Pullen


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!

 5.0 out of 5 stars

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. 


 5.0 out of 5 stars

Jodi V - March 13, 2019

Tara has been so fantastic!


 5.0 out of 5 stars

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!


 5.0 out of 5 stars

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


 5.0 out of 5 stars

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 :)


 5.0 out of 5 stars

Jeff C - November 15, 2018

Both Tara, and Kirsty do a great job finding me qualified people in a tough employment market. Jeff Cox


 5.0 out of 5 stars

Shannon H - October 26, 2018

I thought Tara Gates was a wonderful person to work with. She was so knowledgeable and a kind soul.



 5.0 out of 5 stars

April W - April 6, 2019

Tara was very professional. She helped me find a good fit







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