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SFO Assistant Director of Restaurant Operations


Assistant Director of Operations

This is an exhilarating time to join an expanding company at our San Francisco International Airport location. We are currently in search of a friendly, knowledgeable, excellence-oriented Assistant Director of Operations with a passion for people to join our team. We offer an extensive training program, a team-oriented environment and future opportunities for growth within a dynamic restaurant group.  


Working with us is more than a job! We are passionate about what we do. We are a family owned California-based company committed to reinventing airport dining. Our mission is to provide a unique dining experience with by providing great tasting food where travelers can relax and forget the hectic airport environment. High Flying Foods is a growing company that partners with exceptional local restaurateurs and offers opportunities to learn and grow within the industry. 


Some of the responsibilities of the Assistant Director of Operations are to direct the daily operations of a group of restaurants, ensure compliance with company standards in all areas of operations, including menu item production, preparation, customer relations, restaurant maintenance and repair, inventory management, team management, recruiting, financial accountability and ensure the highest quality of operations is delivered to our customers. This position reports to the Director of San Francisco Airport Operations. 


  • Minimum of 2+ years in an operational multi-unit management role within the restaurant industry. 
  • General Manager candidates with 5+ years of experience will be considered
  • Front of House, Back of House or Bar management required
  • Proficiency with point of sale systems, inventory control, and employee scheduling
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and delegate workload in a fast- paced environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound judgment and decision making skills
  • Ability to provide exceptional customer service
  • Advanced math and computer skills
  • Able to work a flexible work schedule and meet business demands, including weekends and holidays
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Union experience a plus

**Please Note: Previous experience in the restaurant industry is required. Applicants with no restaurant experience will not be considered**


  • Excellent work/life balance
  • Competitive wages
  • Company-paid medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Medical and dependent care FSA plans
  • 401(k) Retirement Program
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Free employee meals
  • Free Parking
  • Opportunities for advancement

**Must be able to pass a Criminal Records History Check and Security Threat Assessment (STA) to obtain an airport-issued badge and show proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.**

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