Restaurant General Manager - Apply Today
151 IA-1, Iowa City, IA 52246 Iowa City, IA 52246 US
Restaurant General Manager
Urgent Need in Iowa City!
For the past 25 years, we've grown to over 200+ locations across the Midwest. What has set us apart from our competitors? It's the freshness of our menu; all of our mouth watering menu items are made fresh to order. Additionally, our side items are also made fresh to order (and from scratch) daily. It's no coincidence that because of the effort we put into the food we serve our customers, we've won several awards for the quality of our menu nationwide.
Title of Position: Restaurant General Manager
Job Description: The Restaurant General Manager will train and manage the restaurant staff and supervise and coordinate all related culinary activates; estimate food usages and purchase food; follow company recipes to ensure constant quality; establish top quality standards, guarantee proper equipment operation and ensure proper safety and sanitation in the restaurant. The Restaurant General Manager directly supervises the restaurant staff with the responsibility for hiring, discipline, performance reviews and more. This position requires the Restaurant General Manager to stick with all procedural guidelines set by the company. The ability to manage in a diverse environment with a center on customer service is essential to being successful in this role.
- Competitive Compensation
- 5-Day Work Week-Mostly Daytime Hours
- Paid Vacation
- Health Benefits
- Off Duty Meal Discounts
- Minimum of 2+ years current experience as a Restaurant General Manager
- Ability to increase sales and build rapport in the community
- Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
- Hands-on with hiring, training, and developing hourly employees
- Excellent work ethic and drive to succeed
- Must be proficient with financials (P&L's, inventory, food/labor cost, etc.)
Apply Now - Restaurant General Manager located in Iowa City, Iowa!
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.