Employment at Brotzeit Lokal

At Brotzeit Lokal, every member of our staff is a member of our family. We value the diversity and unique contribution of all of our team members. Our staff are the backbone of our business and we expect a lot of responsibility, creativity and energy from everyone. In return for their hard work, our staff reap the benefits of working in a fast-paced busy restaurant with great beer, great food, a gorgeous view of the Oakland Estuary and lots of happy customers.

Come join us at Brotzeit Lokal!

Current Openings:

Head Chef/Kitchen Manager

We are looking for an experienced and energetic chef to lead our BOH team. Responsibilities include overall operations for the back of house of the restaurant. Hiring, training and management of BOH staff, purchasing food and supplies, food cost analysis and management, maintaining cleanliness and organization of the BOH, menu & recipe development, creation of specials, and other organizational duties. Approx. 50hrs per week. Paid sick and vacation time. Salary negotiable DOE. Bilingual Spanish/English highly desirable.


The host greets and seats customers while on duty. Other responsibilities include taking and confirming reservations by phone and email, answering the phone, maintaining a waiting list, some side work and light bussing.  Must be organized, high energy and have a professional appearance & good oral and written communication skills. Must be available Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Runners bring food out to tables, maintain the cleanliness of the front of the house, complete side work and bus tables. Other duties include preparation and service of some appetizers & beverages. Must be organized, high energy and self motivated. Reliability is essential. Willing to train the right individuals for this position. Must be available Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Must be able to work in a fast-paced and very financially rewarding environment. Must be available to work on weekends, evenings and holidays as business dictates.

Ways to apply:

EMAIL: Submit a resume. Be sure to clearly state the position you are applying for in the body or in the subject line of your email or in the body of your email.

IN PERSON: Complete an application in person. You may drop off a resume & cover letter as well (see above for instructions). We are located at 1000 Embarcadero Cove, Oakland, Ca. 94606

No phone calls, please.

All applicants must be able to show proof of authorization to work in the US. Brotzeit Lokal is an equal opportunity employer.