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Working at City Barbeque can make you feel like a celebrity. When you're wearing that City BBQ logo outside the joints, get ready for compliments, high fives, and recipe requests. All that attention is just a reminder you're working for a team dedicated to serving others, creating happiness, and setting a standard. We stand behind that logo and everyone who wears it, and are dedicated to giving those folks a clear, proven career path. Go where you'll grow.



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    Find the perfect flexible schedule that meets your needs.
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    Enjoy great pay and a competitive benefits package.
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    Share our success with opportunities for bonuses.
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    Make a difference with local nonprofits, community groups, and social causes.
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    Improve your life with a well-defined career path.
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    Join a people-first culture dedicated to work/life balance.
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    Earn vacation time–and work where you're encouraged to use the time you've earned.
  • Reviews (with opportunities for raises!) twice a year
  • Up to $2,400/year in free BBQ
  • 25% discount when off the clock
  • Free uniforms and slip-resistant shoes
  • Vacation pay*
  • 401(k) match up to 4% of salary*
  • Annual scholarship opportunity (up to $3,000/year)
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance (after 60 days)*
  • Paid basic life insurance*
  • Voluntary life insurance*
  • Short-term disability*
  • Bereavement pay
  • A variety of healthcare benefits and programs, including accident and hospital insurance, Health Savings Accounts, and more*
  • Purchasing Power credit alternative
  • Access to counseling and community resources via our Employee Assistance Plan
  • Through UnitedHealthcare, UMR and HealthSCOPE Benefits creates and publishes the Machine-Readable Files on behalf of City Barbeque. Learn more about our Transparency in Coverage here

*for eligible teammates

  • Two weeks' vacation to start
  • Five floating holidays each year
  • Quarterly bonus opportunities
  • Paid short- and long-term disability
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You'll train for several shifts to learn your role with a blend of online and hands-on programs. With 10 different teammate positions in the joint, you have plenty of opportunities to build your skills. Two skill reviews and merit increases are guaranteed per year, with the ability to earn more for new certifications and promotions. Plus, you can explore becoming a Certified Trainer (which includes travel) or learn specialized skills (like our Pitmaster Program).


Nine out of 10 Shift Leaders at City Barbeque are promoted from within. With 20% new store growth every year, we've got a steady flow of new management roles, including General Manager and Multi-Unit Leader positions. Seize the opportunity for advancement and grow your career as we grow City Barbeque together.

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We opened our first joint in an old doughnut shop; from there, we've become a force to be reckoned with in the fast-casual restaurant space. We want every restaurant teammate in the City BBQ family to get a taste of the American dream through our profit-sharing bonus program. Be part of the team—and the continuing growth—here at City Barbeque.

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