Tumbleweed Restaurant is actively seeking an efficient, knowledgeable, and hard-working Mesquite Line Cook to join our team.

This grill cook position offers flexible work schedule at $10-$15/hour and a variety of unique benefits including, health care, a 401(k) plan, Thanksgiving and Christmas day off, a formal training program, an anniversary & achievement recognition program, and a dining discount. Please note eligibility requirements have to be met on some benefits offered. If you're interested in working as a grill cook and we have your attention, read on!


Here’s the truth, here at Tumbleweed, we only offer the most authentic Tex Mex cuisine. From the rich, smoky taste of our steaks, baby back ribs, chicken, seafood, and burgers to the zing of our original-recipe burritos, chimichangas, fajitas, enchiladas, and quesadillas, there's surely something to please every appetite. And we'll let you in our true secret to authentic food, using fresh ingredients and a real Mesquite fire.

Transforming traditional meals into delicious encounters is something our team does each day. We truly value our employees and strive to create a collaborative environment within the restaurant, where we can be creative and innovative. If you want to escape to a festive place that celebrates the irresistible flavors of the original American cuisine that is Tex Mex, come join our team!



  • Maintain the mesquite fire at proper levels to ensure proper cooking surface on the grill
  • Complete HACCP accurately and notify a manager when items are not correct
  • Prepare product tags and stock items for designated work area
  • Prepare food to specifications
  • Work to ensure a steady, sufficient flow of products that reach expo so that there is no break in production
  • Monitor the preparation of food to meet Tumbleweed standards
  • Perform the work necessary to open and close the kitchen efficiently
  • Monitor the flow of supplies to the line to ensure no delays in production
  • Maintain tumbleweed standards of personal cleanliness and hygiene
  • Know all the menu items, ingredients and portions thoroughly
  • Keep the work area clean, clear and organized
  • Follow the rules of rotation, cleanliness, storage and use of food
  • Adhere to Tumbleweed’s safety and sanitation guidelines
  • Clean and maintain equipment for designated work area
  • Perform all side work as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Friendly and outgoing disposition
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to analyze and solve simple, reoccurring problems
  • Alert and caring attitude toward job responsibilities
  • High value on helpfulness and teamwork
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in highly distracting circumstances
  • Personal pride in appearance and work performed
  • Shows a real, personal concern for quality
  • Ability to follow direction, recipes and guidelines
  • A strong concern for organization and cleanliness
  • Reliable transportation required


Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

·         While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: talk and hear.

·         The employee frequently is required to: stand, walk, sit; use hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel.

·         Ability to stand up to 10 hours a day.

·         The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 60 pounds.

·         Specific vision requirements include the ability to see at close range.


Tumbleweed Tex Mex Grill & Margarita Bar is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship, national origin or any other legally protected status. We encourage and welcome all applicants to apply.

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