Wise Acre Eatery

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The Wise Acre Eatery would not be what it is today without the passion, creative energy, and vision of many talented and dedicated individuals. We refer to these good people as our Wise Acre Team. Our strong group of interesting people come from diverse backgrounds and experiences, but work together with the common goal of making the Wise Acre experience the best that it can be, from Plato to plate.

Now Hiring:

Prep Cook/Line Cook

Job Title: Prep cook, Line cook

Type: Full/Part time

Job Summary: 
We are looking for a calm, confident and experienced cook with excellent communication skills; 
that is ready to learn our style of service and food. Wise Acre cooks performs multi-functional culinary duties 
related to food preparation including set-up, service and clean up.

Responsibilities: 
-Maintain kitchen sanitation and safety standards
-Assist with set-up, service and clean up of food production
-Prepare all different kinds of recipes
-Other duties will be assigned by lead Chef

Requirements:
-Must be able to lift minimum of 50lbs
-Flexible hours
-Consistent knife skills

Qualifications:
-High energy to work in a fast paced environment
-Previous kitchen experience
-Ability to professionally represent Wise Acre Eatery
-Must possess effective listening skills and the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner
-Ability to work independently as well as work as part of a team


Please contact Chef Brianna Baldus directly: brianna@wiseacreeatery.com


Part-time/Full-time General Manager

Job Title: Part-time/Full-time General Manager 

ABOUT US: We are a farm to table restaurant located in the South Minneapolis neighborhood of Tangletown. At Wise Acre Eatery we make our food as it was made long ago - when everyone ate organic, sustainable, free range, locally grown food that wasn’t fussy or high-end. It was just good food from scratch, every day. We strive to bring our guests back to this old standard of cooking using the season’s best from our farm. Even in the winter months, between 80 – 95% of the food served at Wise Acre Eatery comes from our farm just 45 miles West in Plato, MN. Our farm. Our plants. Our animals. Our food. Wise Acre Eatery is truly the shortest distance between the earth, the hand and the mouth. 

ABOUT YOU: Approachable, organized, excellent communication and relationship skills and awesome attitude. You have leadership experience, are confident with training and coaching while supporting the management team’s accountability requirements and commitment to growth. You are customer and community focused, responsive, and courteous and have a passion for providing top-notch hospitality. You're passionate about being a part of the real food movement and believe in the importance of honest, from scratch cooking. You have familiarity with payroll basics and scheduling and are skilled in the use of Point of Sale systems (Lavu preferred), Open Table and Google Docs and have five years full service restaurant experience with a minimum two years management experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education experience.

ABOUT THIS POSITION: The Wise Acre Eatery GM supervises and coordinates the daily operation of the restaurant by leading and directing the work of all servers and wait-assistants, including, but not limited to, collaborating with the Executive Chef, Bar Lead and co-owners, training FOH staff, projecting and monitoring the flow of guests and setting the tone for employees. 

This is a core leadership position at Wise Acre Eatery. The Wise Acre Eatery GM ensures exceptional guest service through communication and follow-up with employees and guests. As an integral part of the restaurant leadership team, this person drives initiatives to heighten guests’ dining experiences, identifies incremental revenue opportunities, as well as products and services to differentiate the restaurant and achieve the organization’s operational and financial goals. This person is responsible for working with the owners directly to deliver innovation, creativity, first-class service and the creation of memorable experiences. The Wise Acre Eatery GM will work on-site at the restaurant 20 - 30 hours/week to be accessible to staff and customers. Hours are flexible. Additional hours may be available if full-time is desired. This Position will report directly to our restaurant co-owners, Scott Endres & Dean Engelmann.

BENEFITS:

Competitive salary based on performance and experience
Food Plan

Tangletown Gardens & Wise Acre Eatery 25% off product discounts

Complimentary CSA membership (18 weeks during the growing season)
Safe and respectful workplace 

Flexible hours

Future opportunities to receive additional benefits

E-mail a cover letter and resume to info@wiseacreeatery.com In your cover letter, please tell us what you know about Wise Acre Eatery, why you would like to join our team, and what makes you a good fit for the position. Qualified candidates will be contacted by management with next steps.

 

Part-time/Full-time Experienced Server

Job Title: Part-time/Full-time Experienced Server

(with potential to move into a management position)

ABOUT US: We are a farm to table restaurant located in the South Minneapolis neighborhood of Tangletown. At Wise Acre Eatery we make our food as it was made long ago - when everyone ate organic, sustainable, free range, locally grown food that wasn’t fussy or high-end. It was just good food from scratch, every day. We strive to bring our guests back to this old standard of cooking using the season’s best from our farm. Even in the winter months, between 80 – 95% of the food served at Wise Acre Eatery comes from our farm just 45 miles West in Plato, MN. Our farm. Our plants. Our animals. Our food. Wise Acre Eatery is truly the shortest distance between the earth, the hand and the mouth.

ABOUT YOU: You are an experienced server who’s calm, confident and enthusiastic; a seasoned team player with dedication! You are comfortable being responsible for your own tables including, but not limited to, working with others on the team to bus tables, making sure beverages are filled, side work is done, and guests are happy. You are approachable, courteous, have excellent listening, communication and relationship skills and an awesome attitude.  You have a positive disposition and excel in problem-solving situations. You have the ability to work independently as well as work as part of a team. You are able to stay knowledgeable on an ever-changing menu, are knowledgeable on and can sell beer and wine, are passionate about the real food movement and believe in the importance of honest, from scratch cooking. You are able to work weekends (daytime/dinnertime availability/flexibility and a 4 shift per week commitment is a huge plus). You like having fun, working hard and can navigate amongst the hustle and bustle of a small, but busy restaurant.

BENEFITS:

Food plan

Tangletown Gardens & Wise Acre Eatery 25% off product discounts

Complimentary CSA membership (18 weeks during the growing season)
Safe and respectful workplace 

E-mail your interest, qualifications and contact info to info@wiseacreeatery.com Qualified candidates will be contacted by management with next steps.