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!

How Do I Apply?


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


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


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

Host Position

Position Duties: 

  • Greet and seat customers

  • Answer phone and make reservations

  • Take and package to go orders

  • Assist servers with running food and cards

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