Furious Spoon Open Call Interviews - Pilsen, IL 9/19/2019

Furious Spoon - Pilsen, IL

Full-time | Part-time

Why Furious Spoon?

Executive Chef Shin Thompsonopened his first Furious Spoon, a Tokyo-style ramen shop, in February of 2015with the help of restaurateur Anshul Mangal. Inspired by his grandfather’sramen shop in Hokkaido, Japan, Chef Thompson invites his guests to experience amore “true to life” ramen experience, serving handmade noodles and encouragingdiners to slurp them furiously. With subtle nods to Japanese culture, FuriousSpoon showcases a hip-hop playlist, local graffiti art and a communal diningexperience. The menu features four core ramen flavors in addition to seasonalflavor varieties that allow Chef Thompson to creatively re-imagine thetraditional Japanese dish.

**Our store location and hours for open-call interviews:
*Furious Spoon – 1316 W 18th St., Chicago IL 60608
Thursday 9/19: 11:00am - 1:00pm

For earlyconsideration, please apply on Indeed and include your resume.

Furious Spoon's Pilsen locationwill be hosting open-call style interviewsfor the following positions:

· Prep Cook

· Line Cook

· Server/Bartender (21+)

· Host

· Dishwasher

· Hourly Supervisor(must have supervisory experience or 3+ years in food service)


Responsible forpreparing food and beverages for guests and dining room service staff,according to recipe. Also responsible for ordering and serving food for gueststhat dine in the bar area. A friendly, accommodating demeanor, as well as anability to multi task, are essential for success in this position.


· Be able to work avariety of hours, days and shifts

· Get along with othersand be a team player

· Be genuinely committedto ensuring that the overall guest experience exceeds expectations, includinggreeting guests with a warm, sincere smile and anticipating their needs

· Safely and properlychange beer kegs, CO2 tanks and soda dispensers. Manually wash and sanitizeglassware, using a three-compartment sink

· Stock and restockappropriate areas of the bar with liquor, beer, wine, glassware, ice andmisc.bar supplies

· Follow all steps ofservice

· Do not over servealcohol to guests and immediately seek out management with any concerns about aguest that may appear intoxicated

· Use tact and goodjudgment when dealing with guest challenges, responding to guest needs with patienceand courtesy

· Understand and respondknowledgeably to questions about the restaurant and menu

· Use sales techniquesand present and encourage current promotions to guests

· Accurately record andaccount for all items ordered, process payment from guests, and account for andbalance all sales and receipts at the end of the shift in compliance withrestaurant policies and procedures

· Account for andmaintain the security of all bar stock and inventory

· Responsible for thesecurity and reconciliation of the bar cash drawer

· Understand and followthe food allergy procedure and special orders/restrictions

· Comply with all safetyand sanitation (including hand washing) guidelines and procedures

· Become proficient inall equipment necessary to this position, including the Point of Sale system, FrequentDiner and Gift Certificate terminals and credit card terminals

· Follow all rules, policies,procedures and conditions of employment, including those outlined in theEmployee Handbook

· Other duties will beassigned as needed


· Effectively service afull bar top, cocktail station, and dining room orders

· Safely and efficientlytransport food to a table of three in a single trip, and beverages to a tableof three in a single trip

· Communicate in Englishin order to comprehend and perform/follow job requirements in written andspoken direction

· Perform more than onetask at a time, calmly and effectively in an extremely busy and stressful workenvironment

· Work in a confined, crowdedspace of variable noise and temperature levels

· Lift and move up to 10pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally liftand/or move up to 50 pounds

· Stand and walk for anentire shift, including moving safely through all areas of the restaurant, whichmay include stairs, uneven and slick surfaces

· Safely tolerate handsin frequent liquids, including water, cleaning solutions, alcohol, variousjuices and other liquids

· Safely and effectivelyuse knives, blenders and other utensils/equipment necessary to completebeverage set up and service as well as necessary to this position

· Accessibility variesby location

Job Type: Full-timeand Part-Time

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • customer service: 1 year (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips

Work Location:

  • One location
  • Multiple locations