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Snap Taco - Counter & Kitchen

Santa Cruz, CA
Posted Nov 4, 2020

Snap Taco is our festive taco spot located in Downtown Santa Cruz, bringing quick and tasty eats and drinks to the people. We're inspired by flavors found on planet earth, turning fresh, local and sustainable ingredients into new school tacos. Oh Snap! Great for a quick bite, a gathering with friends or the whole family.

We operate a full bar program with clever cocktails and other inventive beverages for all ages. We aim to be fast, but we are not fast food. We're focused on making the experience fun and welcoming for everyone.

Our mantra: Eat tacos, be happy!

The Counter & Kitchen staff member is friendly, welcoming and energetic.  Responsible for the daily operations of Snap Taco; emphasizes our seasonal menu, delicious beverages, specials, events, and other locations.  Develops an intimate knowledge of our business practices, recipes, sourcing selections and seasonal ingredients and is able to communicate them to our guests in an approachable manner. Ensures that all recipes, food preparations, and presentations meet our commitment to quality and timeliness. Uses proper food-handling techniques to guarantee our high standards of food service and customer experience.


  • Experience in a high volume establishment ($2000+ sales/shift)
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure, multi-task, and succeed in a fast paced environment
  • Desire to work as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively about locally sourced foods, beer and wine
  • Ability to execute the highest quality service
  • Flexible, and able to work nights, weekends and holidays


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Constant Opportunities for Advancement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits for Full Time Employees
  • Company Outings & Gatherings
  • Discounts at Select Local Businesses
  • Shift Meals
  • Tips
  • Sick Pay

Snap Taco complies with all Orders Of The Health Officer Of The City Of Santa Cruz, as well as the Santa Cruz County Public Health COVID-19 Site-Specific Protection Plan.

The Glass Jar, Inc., a Santa Cruz, CA restaurant group, was founded in 2008 with a focus on the nexus of locally sourced food and community.  We are the incubator and management company for The Penny Ice Creamery, The Picnic Basket, Snap Taco, and various community events.