Mockingbird is a neighborhood restaurant in the heart of downtown Oakland featuring farm to table cuisine and craft cocktails in a casual but elegant environment.
We are looking to round out both our FOH and BOH teams as we gear up for a busy holiday season. We offer both full and part-time positions, health benefits, tip pooling, & great co-workers. Compensation is based on experience and is very competitive. We pride ourselves on promoting from within and are constantly growing.
Mockingbird is looking for:
Talented Cooks / Sous Chef who are interested in working with the finest products available. Teamwork and quick learning are essential. The ideal candidate is comfortable with high volume and high standards. We ask that our staff take the initiative, act with integrity, and work together to uphold and build upon our standards. These positions are full time and include production and service shifts. Candidates must be available on weekends and evenings.
Expeditors to orchestrate the flow of the restaurant during busy service, ensure all dishes go out in a complete, correct, and timely manner. Must be comfortable communicating with both FOH and BOH and stay calm under stress.
Hosts please apply if you have a warm, friendly, and welcoming demeanor. The ability to remain calm, polite, and professional under pressure. An understanding of how to book reservations and how to manage the flow of service. Candidates must have at least one year of experience in a fine dining environment.
Runners We are seeking an experienced food runner. Applicants must be polite, thoughtful, and able to act with a sense of urgency while still maintaining composure. You also must uphold a professional appearance and have the ability to remain calm and professional under pressure, be able to learn the dishes, table and position numbers.
Mockingbird is family owned and operated.
we offer a flexible schedule, benefits & are a tip pooled house
11-50 team members
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