History of Rubio’s Mexican Gril

Founded back in 1983, you can find Rubio’s headquarters in Carlsbad, California.  Today, they employ over 3,000 employees, and do close to 200 million in revenue on an annual basis.  With over 170 locations on the west coast, you can find them in states such as California, Arizona, as well as more.  They are well known for their mexican dishes such as the fish taco.

Job Description / Average Wage

Hostess: Your duties are to include helping with answering the phones, seating guests, as well as taking reservations if the times are busy.  You will also find that you will help with cleaning the lobby, as well as assisting guests.  Your average wage will be around $8 to $10 a hour.

Cook: You’re going to help prep the kitchen.  You will open it up, as well as close it.  You will cook food to company’s perfection, as well as help with dishes that come back.  You will also help the wait staff with any issues that they may have.  The average cook at Rubio’s makes around $8 to $11 a hour.

Bartender:  Working the bar area, you’re going to be responsible for filling drinks, making sure that the bar is fully stocked as well as making sure that the bar remains clean.  You’re going to work both with customers at your bar as well as working with the wait staff to help fill alcoholic orders.  The average bartender will make around $3 to $5 per hour plus tips that come in.

Dishwasher:  Working in the back kitchen, you’re going to be responsible for washing and cleaning the tables, washing dishes as well as putting them back properly in the place that they belong.  You’ll also assist the cooks with any type of job that they need help with.  The average wage starts at $8 per hour.

Waiter / Waitress: You will help your customer at the table with their drink, and food order.  You will assist them with refills and more.  You will make sure that everything is up to expectations, and if something is wrong, you will make sure that you fix the issue.  You will find that the average waiter and waitress will make around $2 to $4 a hour, plus tips.

Benefits

  • Insurance benefits that will include vision, dental and health
  • Paid time off that includes vacations, sick leave and more
  • Retirement that includes 401K plan and more…

How to apply

If you want to get a job with Rubio’s, you will be able to apply in the restaurant, where you can request an application.  If you don’t wish to do this, you can also view openings online, where you can fill out an application online.  You can do that by following this link.