Why work with The Pastaria? We're more than a restaurant: we're family. We've fostered growth & education for all employees eager to learn more about the service & culinary industries. With over 20 years in the game, The Pastaria truly understands the value of team dynamic. It's not all about seniority: determination, positivity, and a great attitude go a long way! Think you'd be a perfect fit for our team? Apply today!

Available positions

Line Cook Position

Position Duties: 

  • Prepping for salad/appetizer station
  • Making tossed and plated salads
  • Making hot appetizer and cold plated apps
  • Coming up with new appetizer specials
  • Expediting salads and appetizers
  • Reading dupes and correcting mistakes
  • Assisting the hot line in production
  • Leading the kitchen in cleaning
  • End of night inventory

Preferred Qualities/Experience: 

  • Time management
  • Good communication skills
  • Active listening and learning
  • Teaching/training 
  • Technical culinary knowledge

Server Position

Preferred Qualities/Experience: 

  • Experience working in the service industry
  • Basic wine knowledge
  • Positive attitude & good communication skills
  • Active listening and willingness to learn
  • Punctual & team oriented


Preferred Qualities/Experience: 

  • Experience working in customer service
  • Positive attitude, friendly, & outgoing
  • Good communication skills (both in person and on phone)
  • Active listening and willingness to learn & grow
  • Punctual & team oriented

How do I apply?


Please send your resume & application to 
Place appropriate position in subject line: "_______ POSITION"
We'll respond as promptly as possible! Thank you for your interest in The Pastaria!

In person:

You may turn in your resume & application in person at The Pastaria
*Preferable time to drop off resume: Monday - Thursday between 3-4 PM
49 E. Main Street
Los Gatos, Ca 95032