Kitchen Staff


Hourly Rates range at $13-18 per hour!

Great BBQ helps us grow, serving and creating happiness is the goal. Whether you're looking for a fun, fulfilling job, or a career that takes you places, there's a way for you to thrive at City Barbeque. Whether you prefer a front- or back-of-house experience, there's a place for you on the team. City Barbeque teammates carve smoked-on-site meats, craft sides from scratch, and cultivate an atmosphere of genuine backyard hospitality in every joint, every day. No matter the role, the opportunities for growth are unmatched.

Our kitchen positions are all entry level - unique positions that are incomparable to any other kitchen positions. Here at City Barbeque we will train you to have excellent knife skills and knowledge of quality smoked meats to prepare the ultimate eating experience for our guests.

  • Boards (meat cutter / line cook)
  • Prep Cook
  • Dishwasher
  • Pit Cook

We are looking for individuals who:
  • Provide great backyard hospitality for guests
  • Work in a fast and independent manner
  • Can cross-train and work multiple stations
  • Consistently follow proper recipes and procedures
  • Maintain our high standards for food preparation and sanitation
  • Contribute to the team by taking initiative and will pitch-in to help others

To promote good teamwork, daily tasks include:
  • Arrive on time for each shift and practice proper time reporting (punch in and out accurately)
  • Complete hot and cold food prep assignments by following recipes accurately, neatly and according to sanitation guidelines
  • Work in collaboration to prepare take out and catering orders in a timely fashion
  • Monitor food levels on the line and communicate with prep/pit cooks appropriately
  • Follow station checklists and cleaning lists consistently and thoroughly
  • Provide a positive attitude when interacting with teammates and guests

Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to lift and carry items that weigh up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stand/walk for long periods of time
  • Will frequently reach, bend, stoop, and carry
  • Must be able to exert well-paced and frequent mobility for long periods of time
  • Ability to work in hot and cold environments

  • Reviews (with opportunities for raises) twice a year
  • Bi-weekly pay and Daily pay options*
  • 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 City Cares, our teammate assistance fund, for qualifying instances of hardship or disaster
  • Access to counseling and community resources via our Employee Assistance Plan

*for eligible teammates


Everyone likes to say it, but we really mean it: we're like one big family. After a taste of our incredible culture (not to mention the city's best barbeque), folks can't wait to join the team. City Barbeque teammates love to serve, have fun at work, and are eager to grow. We take care of our people with advancement opportunities, great pay and benefits, a dedication to work/life balance, and-of course-the best free food. Enjoy it all when you join the City Barbeque family.

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