Downtown Staunton Jobs

Welcome to the Downtown Staunton job board! Below, you can find retail, restaurant and other job opportunities in Downtown Staunton. This page is updated weekly and new jobs are added as soon as we are made aware of them. Know of someone hiring, or want to list a job at your business? Please click here to fill out our simple form.

Downtown Staunton Retail Shops Currently Hiring

Essentially Zen Shop

Retail Sales Associate

Serves customers by helping them select products. Drives sales through engagement of customers, suggestive selling, and sharing product knowledge. Greets and receives customers in a welcoming manner. Provides outstanding customer service.

If interested, email Sherrie Brown at sherrie@essentiallyzen.shop.

Dollar General

Sales Associate

Act as the point of contact for customers.  Assist in setting and maintaining plan-o-grams and programs. Stock merchandise adequately.  Perform other duties as necessary to maximize profitability, customer satisfaction, and teamwork, while protecting company assets. Job duties include:

  • Unload trucks.
  • Follow company work processes to receive, open and unpack cartons and totes; store merchandise in stock room or move directly to sales floor.
  • Build merchandise displays.
  • Stock merchandise; rotate and face merchandise on shelves.
  • Restock recovered merchandise.
  • Assist customers by locating merchandise.
  • Bail cardboard and take out trash; dust and mop store floors; clean restroom and stockroom.
  • Comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Greet customers.
  • Operate cash register and flatbed scanner to itemize and total customer’s purchase; bag merchandise.
  • Collect payment from customer and make change.
  • Assist with ordering merchandise using hand-held scanners, as needed.
  • Clean front end of store and help set up sidewalk displays when necessary.

If interested, please apply at the link below.

Downtown Staunton Restaurants Currently Hiring

Emilio's Italian Restaurant

Server

Emilio’s Italian Restaurant is seeking a motivated, energetic individual to fill both a part-time and full-time server position at our fine dining establishment in downtown Staunton. Serving experience is required, and bartending capability is a plus but not required. Weekend availability is a must.

Please stop by in person at 23 E. Beverley St. to fill out an application or respond via email with your name, contact information, availability, a resume and/or relevant past employment history. This position is available immediately.

We look forward to meeting you!

Host/Hostess

Emilio’s is hiring a host/hostess! We are looking for someone who is friendly, courteous, has a positive attitude, a good work ethic and above all someone who loves working with people. No experience required. Hours are approximately 5-8pm, 4-5 evenings/week. This position is available immediately.

Please apply either in person or send us an email to let us know you’re interested in the position.

We look forward to meeting you!

Baja Bean Co.

Server

Full time, open availability server position. Responsibilities include serving our customers with excitement and care, menu knowledge, bar knowledge, side work responsibilities, cleaning, organizing and always being ready for our customers.

If interested, please email Sarah Lynch at bajabeanstaunton@gmail.com. You are welcome to also call them at (540) 885-9988. 

Part-Time Kitchen Staff

Open availability preferred with an opportunity to move into a full time position as business allows. Responsibilities include: keeping up with dishes, prepping for our business needs, trained on the line and cleaning/organizing to ensure we are always ready for our customers.

If interested, please email Sarah Lynch at bajabeanstaunton@gmail.com. You are welcome to also call them at (540) 885-9988. 

Redbeard Brewing

Server

Three shifts a week, both opening and closing. Pay is $15/hr.

If interested, please email Jonathan Wright at redbeard.brewing@gmail.com

Clocktower Eats & Sweets

Server

A friendly face to greet our guests and deliver GREAT customer service. You will learn our menu and be ready to answer questions. You will take orders, prices them through to our kitchen, and serve your guests everything from drinks and appetizers through dessert, baked by our very own owner/ baker. We are eager to meet you.

If interested, please email Mike at clocktowersva@gmail.com.

Cook

You will prep, fry, sauté, and grill so many delicious options from our menu. You will also need to wash dishes and clean.

If interested, please email Mike at clocktowersva@gmail.com.

Zynodoa ***SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE***

Line Cook

Zynodoa Restaurant is looking for an experienced Line Cook who is passionate about culinary arts. The ideal candidate for this position will be a talented cook who takes pride in flawless execution of our farm to table concept. The Cook will be responsible for preparing meals for our diners, maintaining a spotless kitchen, partnering with the Sous Chef to come up with delectable new dishes to add to our growing menu, and following all budget guidelines. If you are passionate about the restaurant industry, are looking to join a successful Team, and have prior experience as a Cook, we invite you to apply today. Cook responsibilities:

  • Ensure safety and sanitation practices in the kitchen
  • Work with kitchen staff and complete tasks related to meal prep, cooking and delivering food to diners in a timely fashion
  • Follow the schedule for kitchen staff
  • Keep up with industry trends and create new recipes in collaboration with the Sous Chef

Cook qualifications and skills desired:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a cook in a full-service restaurant
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Dedicated to food quality and control
  • Strong knowledge of proper food handling and sanitation standards

This position starts at $14-$16/hour. If interested, please either apply online at the link below or email Jessica Goode at jgoode@zynodoa.com.

Server

Zynodoa is looking for individuals interested in a serving position at one of the best restaurants in Downtown Staunton. Do you like to be part of a team that is creative, hospitality driven and committed to excellence? We strive to foster a continual learning environment and ask you for your positive energy, focus on details and passion for food and people. Professionals with knowledge of fine dining, an energetic personality, and some knowledge of wine is a plus!

If interested, please either apply online at the link below or email Jessica Goode at jgoode@zynodoa.com

BLU Point Seafood Co. ***SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE***

Host/Hostess

BLU Point Seafood Company in Downtown Staunton and is seeking highly motivated, personable and friendly host/hostess! Candidates must be professional, personable and have the ability to multi-task. Strong computer knowledge is necessary for this position. Candidates with previous hosting experience is a bonus. Job Duties include:

  • Greeting guests as they enter, and putting them on a waiting list as necessary.
  • Providing guests with menus and answering any initial questions.
  • Seating guests at tables or in waiting areas.
  • Engaging with guests to ensure they’re happy with food and service.
  • Responding to complaints and helping to resolve them.
  • Answering phone calls, taking messages and answering questions.
  • Bussing and resetting tables.
  • A knowledge of the menu.
  • Helping out with other positions in the restaurant as needed such as food running.
  • Providing great customer service.

If interested, please email Devon Ryan at dryan@blupointseafoodco.com

Line Cook/Prep Cook

BLU Point Seafood Co is looking for experienced cooks to come join our culinary Team. The ideal candidates for this position will be creative, responsible, hospitality driven, and committed to excellence. If you are passionate about the Restaurant industry, are looking to join a successful Team, and have prior experience in the kitchen, we invite you to apply. Experience in farm to table or sea to table a plus. Cook responsibilities:

  • Maintaining a spotless kitchen
  • Ensure safety and sanitation practices in the kitchen
  • Work proactively as a Team player with kitchen staff to complete tasks related to meal prep, cooking and delivering food to diners in a timely and flawless fashion
  • Follow the schedule for kitchen staff

Cook qualifications and skills desired:

  • 2+ years’ experience as a Cook in a full-service Restaurant
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Dedicated to food quality and control
  • Strong knowledge of proper food handling and sanitation standards

This position starts at $14 – $16/hour. If interested, please email Devon Ryan at dryan@blupointseafoodco.com.

Shenandoah Pizza

Server

We don’t post this position often, so if you or someone you know is looking for fast cash in one Staunton’s busiest restaurants, ACT NOW!
 
We are searching for two, experienced servers to join our family of pizza slingers. 20ish hours per week for now, will increase in a few months as it gets busier. Fast paced environment with large sections, cash paid out at the end of every shift, flexible schedule for both AM and PM shifts, and free pizza!! Applicant must be available weekends and have reliable transportation (or be able to walk to work) Current servers average $20-$30/hr.
Experience is preferred but we are willing to train the right person.
 
If you are interested, either apply online, drop off a resume or pick up an application at 19 East Beverley Street.

Depot Grille

All Positions

Hiring for all front of house and back house positions. Competitive pay, flexible hours.
 
If  you are interested, please apply online at the link below.

Hardee's of Staunton

Crew Member

NOW HIRING  Hard Working, Friendly, Honest Crew Members that have Great Customer Skills.

COME JOIN OUR AMAZING TEAM, make new friends, develop your career skills and have fun.  Great pay & benefits and no experience necessary.

Being a crew member at Hardee’s is more than just a job.  It’s an opportunity to meet interesting people, treat our guest to a great dining experience and to start an exciting career in the food-service industry.

Who Are We?

Boddie-Noell is a family owned Christian based company and is the largest franchisee of Hardee’s restaurants in the United States.  Our purpose is to use the resources of our company to provide opportunities for our people and be a positive influence on people’s lives wherever and whenever we can.

What you Will Do?

  • Smile and greet guest
  • Ensure that guests receive only quality products.
  • Interact with customers in a pleasant and up-beat fashion.
  • Keep work area clean, organized and stocked.  Including washing dishes, sweeping, mopping, taking out trash and cleaning restrooms.
  • Be punctual, attentive to detail, friendly, willing to learn, reliable and above all, honest.
  • Work with team to prepare the restaurant for each shift.
  • Ensure restaurant is always clean and welcoming for guests.
  • Maintain a cooperative, harmonious working relationship with management and fellow team members.
  • Ensure personal appearance meets company standard and displays professionalism at all times.
  • Recognize and adhere to all HR, sanitation, safety and security policies and procedures to provide a safe and compliant environment for all. 
  • Consistently exhibit the actions/behaviors which best demonstrate BNE’s Vision and Values; perform other tasks as directed by management; and at all times represent Boddie-Noell Enterprises, Inc. as a professional in every aspect of performance.
If  you are interested, please apply online at the link below.

Other Downtown Staunton Employment Opportunities

Hotel 24 South

All Positions

Hiring for all positions. See website for full job descriptions. 
 
If you are interested, please email Damon Strickland at damon.strickland@hotel24south.com, call (540) 245-8201 or apply online at the link below. This listing will close on June 30, 2021.