Join Our Family at FOOD & FIRE – Where Passion Meets Purpose!
At FOOD & FIRE, we’re not just a restaurant; we’re a vibrant community, a dedicated work family, and a place where your passion for hospitality and excellent service can truly shine. We believe that what we do goes beyond simply serving food and drinks – it’s about creating unforgettable experiences for our guests through our PEOPLE, PRODUCT, and PROCESS.
Our Core Values:
1. Community/Family: We don’t just operate in the community; we’re an integral part of it. Our positive impact is far-reaching, from the delicious meals we serve to the connections we foster. Join us to be a part of a supportive work family that believes in quality time spent with loved ones.
2. Respect: Respect starts within ourselves and extends to every aspect of our work. We respect the business we’re in, striving for excellence every shift. We treat everyone – guests, co-workers, vendors – with the utmost respect, understanding the value each individual brings to the table.
3. Servant Spirit: Our team embodies a true passion for hospitality and serving others. With a positive attitude and motivation, we create happiness for our guests every day. We face challenges head-on, turning them into opportunities for positive outcomes.
4. Hard Work: We believe in the value of hard work – the kind that makes a difference and reflects your commitment. Taking pride in your role and going above and beyond is the norm here. Dependability and a strong work ethic set the foundation for a team that can be counted on.
5. Integrity/Honesty: Our character is built on integrity and honesty. We do what we say and mean what we communicate. As individuals of strong character, we choose our words carefully, ensuring they build up and solve problems.
6. Fun: Work isn’t just work here; it’s an opportunity for fun and enjoyment. We believe that a fun work environment translates to a better experience for our guests. When we love what we do, it’s contagious, and our passion shines through in every interaction.
7. Teamwork: At FOOD & FIRE, we understand that our strength lies in unity. We empower our team with leadership, communicate openly, and bridge the gap between front-of-house and back-of-house. We all have a role to play, and together, we create a remarkable dining experience.
Why Join Us:
We’re not just a restaurant – we’re a home for those who are passionate about hospitality, culinary excellence, and teamwork. As a key player in our family, you’ll contribute to our niche of Authentic BBQ & Craft Beer and help us deliver excellent experiences that guests will cherish. If you’re ready to be part of a team that values your passion, dedication, and individuality, come join us at FOOD & FIRE!
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- Exemplify our Values: Embrace and uphold the values of community, respect, servant spirit, hard work, integrity, fun, and teamwork in every interaction.
- Execute precise food preparation, including grilling, smoking, and slow-cooking techniques.
- Ensure dishes meet FOOD & FIRE’s high-quality standards and reflect both authenticity and innovation.
- Collaborate with kitchen team for timely order execution and maintain a smooth workflow.
- Monitor food quality, taste, and presentation to ensure guest satisfaction.
- Follow strict food safety and sanitation guidelines, maintaining a clean work environment.
- Keep cooking station organized and stocked with ingredients, tools, and supplies.
- Adapt to fast-paced, high-pressure situations while maintaining attention to detail.
Job Types: Part-time, Full-time
Pay: $17.00 – $25.00 per hour
Expected hours: 30 – 40 per week
- 401(k) matching
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- 2 years
- Casual dining restaurant
- Day shift
- Evening shift
- Night shift
Weekly day range:
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends as needed
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Middletown, NY 10941: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
- Do you have hospitality experience?
Work Location: In person