• Back of House
  • Front of House
  • Full Time
  • Rhode Island

Website Green Line Apothecary

Overview:

Green Line Apothecary is hiring a Restaurant Operations Manager to take our soda fountains to the next level! We are seeking a knowledgeable, hard-working, and innovative restaurant/food-service professional to manage, drive excellence, and generate growth at our soda fountain operations – in both Wakefield and Providence RI.

With locations on Main Street in Wakefield and North Main Street in Providence, Green Line Apothecary is a fast-growing, independently owned & operated pharmacy and soda fountain inspired by the vintage apothecary. Its full-service pharmacy fills prescriptions, accepts insurance, and offers free delivery statewide. Its selection of health, wellness & beauty essentials includes many natural, homeopathic and locally-made products. Its authentic soda fountain serves all-natural, made-to-order soda, ice cream, shakes & floats, coffee & tea, and more.

Restaurant Operations Manager Responsibilities:

Green Line’s customers expect an old-fashioned level of personal service with all the amenities of a modern pharmacy – and that especially includes our vintage soda fountain. Affectionately known as a “Soda Jerk,” named after the jerking motion of the soda fountain draft arm, the Restaurant Operations Manager would oversee our Soda Jerk staff at both our Wakefield and Providence locations, as well as all other operations of the soda fountain business.

Managerial operations would entail both Green Line locations and would include:

Manage soda fountain staff, including scheduling, recruiting, hiring and training team members
Provide leadership to day-to-day operations with focus on problem solving and process improvement
Develop and implement daily operational procedures including equipment maintenance, sanitation procedures, and food preparation
Plan and set goals for soda fountain revenue and performance
Manage and order food-service inventory
Creatively develop, review, and implement expanded menu options based on seasonality, performance, and business objectives
Collaborate with pharmacy, merchandising and other colleagues to drive overall performance and customer satisfaction
Expertly operate computer-based Point-of-Sale system, including generating sales and inventory reports
Ability to work with spreadsheets and google suite of cloud-based tools
Report directly to owners/executive management
Provide reporting to owners including revenue performance, inventory, staff assessments
The Restaurant Operations Manager would also be expected to work in both soda fountain locations, fulfilling the following daily responsibilities:

Expertly make and serve menu items at our restored 1940’s soda fountain; including soda, ice cream, shakes, floats and more
Maintain a clean and organized soda fountain in a fast-paced environment
Stocking shelves and assist in managing front-of-the-store inventory
Managing cash register
Charismatically greeting and interacting with customers to re-create the classic drugstore environment
Assisting customers find retail items throughout the store
Cleaning, mopping, trash removal, restocking, etc.
Qualifications:

3+ years of restaurant management, operations, front-of-house or similar experience required
Track record of innovation, superb performance, and exceeding of customer expectations
Experience managing staff of 10+ people preferred
Ability to develop talent and build teams
Excellent customer service instincts, positive attitude, and communication skills
Fundamental business math, accounting and analytical skills
Computer literacy
Bachelors or Associates degree preferred
Ability to travel between Wakefield RI and Providence RI locations
Schedule:

40+ hours per week, full-time schedule, to include 6-8 hour shifts in both locations

For reference –

Wakefield store hours: 8:30am-8pm (7 days)

Providence store hours: 8am-9pm (7 days)

Compensation:

$35,000-$45,000 annual base salary commensurate upon experience. Total earning potential of $75,000+ with bonuses achieved
Health, vision, and dental benefits
401k with company match
Use of company vehicle

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