Restaurant Assistant General Manager

Joyride Taco House - Phoenix, AZ


Joyride Taco House is the perfect sort of place you hope to discover with friends. The vibe draws you in, the food blows you away with its freshness and the cocktails are sublimely delicious. We won't blame you if you don't want to leave.

We are looking for a Restaurant Assistant General Manager who has a serious passion for growing and mentoring their people, connecting with their guests, and doing some serious good in their communities.

If you have 2+ years of Restaurant Management / Fast Track experience and the ability to lead a dynamic team, we'd like to meet you!

You are:

  • Passionate about team service and building leaders
  • Experienced with more than 2 years in a management role with a successful full-service, high volume restaurant
  • Fast Track style experience. Previous Kitchen Management experience is a plus.
  • At expert-level of knowledge and understanding of financial aspects of business operations
  • High-energy and enthusiastically love this industry
  • Exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills


  • Power to the People! - We empower our people to provide a voice and be part of the momentum
  • Come one, Come All - We believe working as a team is more valuable and productive than working alone. Everything we do, we do together.
  • Intellectual Humility - We recognize we don't have all the answers, we keep searching for a better way, and never settle for status quo.
  • Keepin' It Real - We believe in open communication from both sides. We seek to understand the perceptions, goals, and visions of others. We believe this ultimately leads to better decisions.
  • Inspired Spaces - We believe the details are important and can be the differentiator between good and great.
  • Authentic Connections - The true spirit of hospitality !



With an "everyone is welcome" philosophy, we are all about our people. We empower, encourage, and inspire our team to be their best!


Innovators, collaborators, and adventurers, Upward Projects has some pretty major growth plans. Continual growth fuels us and we seek people who have the desire to go further.


We encourage feedback, asking questions, and disrupting the norm!


We offer competitive pay and benefits. We believe in rewarding, recognizing, and appreciating our people. We live by the "work hard, play hard" mentality.

We offer a competitive salary, benefits & more!

In this AGM role, you will manage restaurant back of house / kitchen & front of house / service teams along with assistant general manager roles and duties. Working as a member of the restaurant management team you will support the General Manager in a fast track capacity.

Upward Projects is an Equal Opportunity & E-Verify Employer

Job Type: Full-time


  • Restaurant Management: 2 years (Preferred)