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Hosting OPEN INTERVIEWS on-site every Wednesday & Thursday from 12-4PM. Hiring for all FOH & BOH staff including servers, bartenders, hosts, line cooks, prep cooks, dishwashers, banquet staff, and more. 

The alluring and adventurous Rusty Pelican has become Key Biscayne's most provocative and exciting restaurant and special event property. Rusty Pelican is for the discerning and cultured guest looking for premier dining and service with surprising recognition provided by our exceptional team members, like you. 

Rusty Pelican is hiring individuals that believe in the mission of delivering a 5-star experience to our fellow team members, guests, and community. Join us in this high energy and naturally fast-paced environment where you are an essential piece to our delicious sensory experience. 

You will find PRIDE in serving our guests a memorable, seasonal, and steak-forward menu in a stunning, multi-level dining room with operable picture windows, at the compelling wrap-around bar or the coveted Chef’s Table. You will be an integral part of our vision in a unique and social venue where you will find respect, integrity, and a diverse work environment. 

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Paid Sick Time
Employee Meals
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Vacation
Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
Employer Paid Life Insurance
Multiple Supplemental Benefit Plans
401K with Employer Match for Qualified Employees

Join Our Team

Positions include:

General Manager
Assistant General Manager
Food and Beverage Manager
Executive Chef
Sous Chef
Executive Sous Chef
Director of Catering
Director of Special Event Operations
Catering Sales Manager

Learn more about Rusty Pelican’s parent company, Specialty Restaurants.

Thank you for your interest in our company! At Specialty Restaurants we strive “To provide a memorable dining experience through consistently delivering uncompromised food, beverage, and service; combining exceptional value with one-of-a-kind destination locations.” We want you to be a part of our vision! 


To deliver a 5-star experience for our teams, guests, and community. 


P - Perseverance
R - Respect
I - Integrity
D - Diversity
E - Evolving