Il Fornaio Cucina Italiana is hiring an experienced fDining Room Shift Supervisor with a high level of customer service skills and the ability to oversee the dining room for different shifts.

This successful restaurant and beautiful bar offer a full benefits program including paid vacation, paid sick leave, medical, dental, vision and life insurances, 401k programs plus the opportunity to grow and advance with our proven company.

This position includes extensive front of the house direct supervisory duties, the ability to complete back office administrative duties including scheduling, labor cost adherence, POS systems and staff training.

Il Fornaio is an authentic Italian restaurant company. We provide an excellent training program, growth potential for promotion, employee recognition and a full benefits package. Weekends are a necessary. All new hires go through E-Verify system.

Prior experience as restaurant manager, assistant manager, general manager shift supervisor in FOH restaurant jobs highly desirable.
Responsibilities include, Overseeing Front of the House operations in the absence of a Manager. Assist management in the smooth running of the dining room as needed.

* . Works a majority of the time “on the floor” assisting guests and staff.
* . Completes opening shift duties and mid shift duties.
* . Assigns sections and duties to Front of the House staff.

SCHEDULE REQUIREMENTS: Early breakfast hours through lunch peak service daily including weekends. (6:00am – 2:00pm. Schedule times may vary slightly).

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform Host, Server, Bus and Espresso skills in accordance with Il Fornaio standards. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Knowledgeable with P.O.S., sanitation, emergency and sanitation systems

CA Food Handler Card is required.

Prior experience as restaurant manager, assistant manager, general manager shift supervisor in FOH restaurant jobs highly desirable.
Special Instructions
Please do not send any emails, resumes, or call.
We are making it really easy to apply for this position.

Simply submit a ZippyApp application package which may include the Common Employment Application, Resume, and a Cover Letter. In your Cover Letter, please write a short paragraph describing yourself and why you would make a great addition to our team.

Press the Apply button to get started now. If you don't already have a ZippyApp account, follow the on-screen instructions to create one.

ZippyApp is the Common Employment Application for online and mobile that allows you to apply for jobs with one click, and is being accepted at a growing number of businesses each day.
Il Fornaio - San Jose
302 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 271-3366
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Tue: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Wed: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Thu: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Fri: 6:30-10:30am & 11:30am - 11:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sun: 8:00 am - 11:00 pm