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General and Assistant Restaurant Managers

General and Assistant Restaurant Managers

Job Description

Food Service Assistant Restaurant Manager (Management)

Job Description

We are seeking a skilled and highly motivated Assistant Restaurant Manager to join our growing team of professionals.  The Assistant Restaurant Manager position will allow you to grow your career with a successful, fast growing restaurant chain.  We are currently experiencing tremendous growth and will have an enormous amount of opportunities for the Assistant Restaurant Manager to advance within the organization.


Food Service Assistant Restaurant Manager (Management)

Job Responsibilities

As an Assistant Restaurant Manager, you will primarily be responsible for running the day to day operations for a Pollo Tropical restaurant.  The Assistant Restaurant Manager’s goal is to ensure that your store creates a pleasant environment for guests while delivering fast friendly service with high quality food
in a clean restaurant.

Specific Responsibilities for the Assistant Restaurant Manager will include:


  • Managing and leading a staff while achieving daily and weekly operational targets (i.e. managing food, labor and guest service, etc.)
  • Delegating responsibilities and ensuring work is completed
  • Take on responsibilities as assigned
  • Interacting with guests to ensure positive guest service
  • Administrative and legal compliance during shifts (i.e. health inspections, employee relations, etc.)

Job Requirements

Are you seeking a career opportunity with a company that’s experiencing explosive growth and great success?  Pollo Tropical, Inc. is a quick-casual restaurant concept on the move.   We believe our management staff is among the best in the industry, and we strive hard to find the best candidates possible to work in our restaurants.  Several of our fast-growing locations are seeking Assistant Restaurant Managers who have at least 3 years of prior experience managing a restaurant In addition, the Assistant Restaurant Manager must be comfortable working with minimal supervision while complying and enforcing company policies and practices.

Other requirements for the Assistant Restaurant Manager include:


  • Able to work all shifts and days of week
  • Has high energy and enthusiasm
  • Demonstrates ownership accountability and initiative
  • Previous, proven track record of success
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Must train for 6 weeks in a training restaurant to be determined (Florida, Georgia, or Texas)
  • Displays an overall level of confidence while managing and leading
  • Desire to move up and progress within the management team at Pollo Tropical
  • Occasional travel for meetings, rollouts, etc.




Working at Pollo Tropical allows you to take advantage of an amazing benefits package.  Benefits for the Assistant Restaurant Manager position will include:


  • Quarterly Bonus Program
  • Medical Plan – PPO through UnitedHealthcare
  • Dental Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k Savings Plan
  • Vacations, Holidays and Personal Days
  • Short and Long Term Disability with Wage Continuation
  • Education Assistance/Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 50% weekly family food discount
  • Paid Weekly
  • 8-week Paid Training Program
  • Competitive Compensation

To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $34,000.00 - $60,000.00 /Year
Other Pay Plus bonus program
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Restaurant - Food Service, Management, Retail
Education High School
Experience At least 3 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Industry Hospitality, Food, Retail
Required Travel Up to 25%
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