Barback/Food Runner

USS Chowder Pot III - Branford, CT


The Bar Back will assist in cleaning the bar, preparing garnishes, ensuring the bar is well stocked with napkins, straws, glassware, garnishes, and all other necessities, and taking on other duties to support the Bartender and ensure that the bar operates smoothly. The Barback will also be required to shuck raw oysters and clams as well as to tray up and carry out food from the kitchen. You should be knowledgeable about menu items, attentive, and focused on providing the best possible service in a fast-paced environment.

Must be 18 years or older. Ability to meet physical and scheduling demands of the position, including, walking, standing, or lifting heavy items for extended periods and working nights, weekends, and holidays. Must be available Fridays from 3:30PM till 1:00AM and Saturdays from 1:00PM till 1:00AM.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.00 /hour


  • Restaurant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Bar Back: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Application Question:

  • Can you work Fridays from 3:30PM till 1:00AM?

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips

Work Location:

  • One location

Working days:

  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Tip income:

  • Yes

Typical start time:

  • 1PM

Typical end time:

  • 1AM

Pay Frequency:

  • Weekly

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education


  • Weekends required
  • Holidays required
  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift