general manager

rick's barbecue food trailer

date POSTED: 09/04/2019 | job classification: exempT



Food Trailer - General Manager

Job Summary
Rick’s Barbecue is currently seeking an energetic, driven and enthusiastic candidate looking for a career opportunity to fill the position of our Food Trailer Manager!

Rick’s Barbecue is a family-owned restaurant chain where you will work directly with the owners in a fast-paced, fun, growth-oriented culture. At Rick’s, we truly care about our employees and pride ourselves in creating a culture that promotes each individual in developing themselves to the fullest of their potential each and every day.

Essential Job Functions:
• Oversee the day to day operations of the Rick’s Barbecue food trailer, including team management
• Maintain required records including food production, inventory, income/expense and meal counts while working within food trailer, corresponding with the commissary daily
• Responsible for all daily operations for the food truck, including but not limited to food production, cash handling, guest orders and interaction, quality control and proper sanitation procedures
• Research, planning and scheduling of relevant event participation, including “food truck pods”, corporate campuses, special community events, private parties, etc.
• Ensure compliance with all Health Department regulations and food safety standards
• Ensure compliance with all municipal regulations, city and state
• Direct cleaning of the truck and maintenance of the equipment inside and out
• Work directly with our marketing department regarding social media, event schedules, pictures and feedback
• Daily transportation of trailer per Dodge 3500 to and from commissary to setup location and back at the end of each day
• Stock and maintain inventory within trailer each day before leaving
• Return unused food items to designated holding areas at the end of each day

Additional Responsibilities:
Responsible for other duties as directed by Director of Operations regarding operations at other locations during down time

• One year of food truck experience preferred, 2 years manager experience within the restaurant industry
• Valid Drivers’ License plus 2 years of clean driving record
• Ability to drive and park successfully a dually pickup truck pulling 35-ft bumper- pull trailer in tow
• Ability to lift up to 50lbs repeatedly
• Ability to stand for long periods of time
• Ability to work in extreme heat or cold
• Flexible decision making skills, critical thinking skills, and a positive attitude
• Strong operational, organization and administrative skills
• 45 plus hours each week
• Serv-Safe Managers Food Safety Certification (can be acquired post- employment)

• Competitive salary based on experience and performance
• BlueCross BlueShield Health Insurance
• Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
• 401K through American Funds
• One-week paid vacation after one year of employment

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $38,000.00 - $45,000.00 / year

• Food Truck: 1 year (Preferred)
• Restaurant management: 2 years (Preferred)
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