Careers

We are always looking for top talent at all of our properties. If you are energetic, customer focused, and hard working- we want to hear from you! Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com

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General Manager for Rockit Bar & Grill

Rockit Ranch Productions is looking for a General Manager for Rockit Bar & Grill!

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in managing food and alcohol sales, hosting VIP’s, and driving sales, marketing, and attendance with a national spotlight.

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of sanitation laws and regulations
  • Knowledge of safety laws and regulations
  • Awareness of Chicago restaurant and culinary scene
  • Has managed a security team before

Skills:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience in a General Management position for a high volume, fast paced environment
  • Experience managing a team
  • Ability to balance venue operations responsibilities as well as administrative and accounting tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work late night and weekend hours

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Create a positive working environment with high energy
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Respectful
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Flexibility
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Operations Manager for Rockit Bar & Grill

Rockit Ranch Productions is looking for Operations Managers for Rockit Bar & Grill!

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in managing food and alcohol sales, hosting VIP’s, and driving sales, marketing, and attendance with a national spotlight.

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of sanitation laws and regulations
  • Knowledge of safety laws and regulations
  • Awareness of Chicago restaurant and culinary scene
  • Has managed a security team before

Skills:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience in a management position for a high volume, fast paced environment
  • Experience managing a team
  • Ability to balance venue operations responsibilities as well as administrative and accounting tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work late night and weekend hours

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Create a positive working environment with high energy
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Respectful
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Flexibility
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Operations Manager for Bottlefork

Bottlefork will be Modern American restaurant that will maintain a strongly committed to local farmers, cheese makers, brewers, and distilleries.

Knowledge:

  •  Knowledge of sanitation laws and regulations
  •  Knowledge of safety laws and regulations
  •  Awareness of Chicago restaurant and culinary scene
  •  Working knowledge of bottle service standards
  •  Has managed a security team before

Skills:

  •  At least 2-3 years of experience in a management position for a high volume, fast paced
  • environment
  •  Experience managing a team
  •  Ability to balance venue operations responsibilities as well as administrative and accounting
  • tasks
  • Attention to detail
  •  Ability to work night and weekend hours

Personal Attributes:

  •  Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  •  Strong organizational skills
  •  Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  •  Create a positive working environment with high energy
  •  Honest and trustworthy
  •  Respectful
  •  Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  •  Flexibility
  •  Demonstrate sound work ethics

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Operations Internship for The Underground

We are looking for outgoing, fun, energetic people who love Chicago, believe in our brand, want to work hard, learn a tremendous amount and have a passion for operations in the restaurant and entertainment industry.

Internship qualifications:

  • Age 21+
  •  Interest in entertainment/restaurant/nightlife
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Flexible scheduled
  • Detail oriented
  • Good research skill
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong communication skills

Internship duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Research on demographics, local restaurants/bars, liquor and food trends
  • Project Based
  • Writing training manuals, and job descriptions
  • Updating documents/training manuals
  • Brainstorming and execution of RRP Events
  • Updating liquor pricing sheet

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit.

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Payroll Assistant

General Overview:

This role is a unique part time role that would be helping with processes for HR/Finance within venue(s). Ultimately this role will be project based and task oriented, taking many of the payroll components on weekend hours- which may include Saturday and Sunday morning. This role will be 80% data entry and collection in multiple projects at a time. This role will be an average of 20 hours a week.

Tasks, Duties, Responsibilities:

  • Cash Management
  • Ensure all employee drop envelopes are received daily
  • Count staff cash and deposit daily drops
  • Payroll
  • Record staff tips to declare on a daily basis
  • Calculate weekly tip out amounts for support staff
  • Account Payable
  • Prepare weekly invoices for General Manager’s approval
  • File invoices and check stubs- weekly
  • Office Management
  • Receive and check in daily deliveries and match with invoices
  • Track lost credit card destruction-monthly
  • Liquor Inventory- maintain database and input manual counts into excel
  • Employee file audits
  • All employee files online (Paylocity capability)

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


IT Internship

Rockit Ranch Productions is looking for driven, energetic, outgoing people who have a vested interest in technology, and are looking for a way to bridge the gap between Chicago’s Entertainment/Nightlife/Hospitality industries and the behind-the-scenes work that is required to keep business expanding, secure, and successful!

Internship Qualifications:

  • Age 21+
  • Able to travel within the City (CTA+Bus)
  • Intuitive Troubleshooter
  • Effective Communicator (Able to take direction over phone if necessary, or provide adequate information on hardware being fixed)

Internship duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Maintaining company inventory
  • Providing end user support to our venue managers and office staff
  • Participate in streamlining of venue infrastructure
  • Providing remote support for currently staffed IT at Rockit Ranch Productions
  • Researching and submitting short reviews on new technology for implementation in current business model

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond.

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Graphic Design Internship

Designers need imaginative flair, awareness of current fashions in the visual arts and working knowledge of the latest computer packages all of which can impact on the design. Interns will to assist in designing and oversee multiple internal projects related to graphic design and video.

  •  Be at least 21 and available at least 20 hours a week (flexible)
  • Possess an understanding of graphic design, tools and techniques.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in Mac-based programs for Adobe Suite; including Illustrator, In-Design, Photoshop, Final Cut and Acrobat.
  • Assist in managing, produce, execute and elevate the design and presentation of all visuals that customers, public, media and staff could possibly come in contact with related to our company/venues including but not limited to invites, flyers, bathroom inserts, video DVD loops, VIP Cards, websites, brochures, ads, business cards, uniforms, signage, menus, pitches, seasonal CD’s, sponsorship, manuals, clothing and product.

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. .

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Motion Graphics Internship

Motion Graphics interns at Rockit Ranch Productions get a chance to take their creative talents and translate them into real world applications within the business and hospitality industries. You’ll be creating engaging and

creative content for use across many digital and real world environments. Get your work in front of thousands of interested eyes across the Internet and in some of Chicago’s best nightlife destinations.

Interns must have knowledge of Motion Graphics software, workflow and techniques. You’ll be working closely with our in-house Creative Team as you work to craft next-level content

In addition, applicants must be students currently enrolled at an accredited university, 21+ years old, and be available 20+ hours per week. The internship is unpaid.

To apply please email resume to khartmann@rockitranch.com


Human Resource Internship

The Human Resources Intern will directly assist the Director of Human Resource with a wide range of

projects related to HR. This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. In this position, the

intern will learn how to take skills acquired in school related to particular

areas of interest, and apply them in a professional setting.

Internship qualifications:

  • Age 21+
  • Available 20+hours a week

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Video/Photo Internship

Video/Photo interns at Rockit Ranch Productions get a chance to take their creative talents and translate them into real world applications within the business and hospitality industries. Whether creating promotional videos for upcoming campaigns, creating in-venue advertising pieces, or filming and editing recap videos from events throughout the company — interns will get to work in a wide range of environments and situations. You can view some of our most recent videos at www.vimeo.com/rockitranch.

Interns must have previous knowledge in video production, be able to proficiently operate professional video cameras, be able to professionally edit the pieces they film, work with the Marketing Team to come up with video plans, assist in following through and executing video strategies and goals, and collaborate with other Rockit Ranch Productions Interns and departments when necessary.

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Social Media Internship

Responsibilities:

  • Composing messages for twitter and/or Facebook for all venues across the board
  • Understanding each venue’s “voice” and brand
  • Researching content that is relevant to each venue/brand
  • Manage and update web content daily on the sites
  • Assist with tracking statistics and reports of all accounts

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge in social media for business/restaurants
  • Strong writing skills
  • Researching skills
  • Creative
  • Independent working
  • Attention to detail

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond.

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com.


Media Marketing Internship

The CEO of Rockit Ranch Productions, Billy Dec, is currently looking for interns! We are looking for outgoing, fun, energetic people who love Chicago, believe in our brand, want to work hard, learn a tremendous amount and have a strong grasp on the current and up and coming social media platforms and trends.

Internship qualifications:

  • Age 21 +
  • Interest in entertainment/restaurant/nightlife
  • Interest in social media
  • Flexible scheduled
  • Detail oriented
  • Good researching skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong communication Skills
  • Internship duties will include, but not limited to:
  • Assist on the production of weekly TV segment
  • Research & writing blog posts about arts, entertainment & culture in Chicago
  • Edit and produce short videos
  • Interactive/Social Media Marketing
  • Manage & update daily aChicagoThing.com Facebook & Twitter accounts
  • Assist with the creation and execution of RRP Events

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond.

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com.


Marketing Internship

Responsibilities will include:

  • Grassroots Marketing
  • Research and Development
  • Social Media Outreach and Research, Event Maintenance and Marketing
  • Help in creation of events — i.e. holidays, cubs game events, etc.
  • Outreach to community and local businesses
  • Assist with parties
  • Organize marketing materials
  • Entering contacts
  • Help with book donation program
  • Community Research

Qualifications include:

  • Must be 21+
  • College student or recent college grad
  • Outgoing, Fun, Creative
  • Hard working, ability to think outside of the box
  • Interested in marketing
  • Ability to work 20-25 hours per week (hours flexible)

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Events Internship

Rockit Ranch Productions is currently looking for events interns! We are looking for outgoing, fun, energetic people who love Chicago, believe in our brand, want to work hard, learn a tremendous amount and have a strong grasp on the current and up and coming social media platforms and trends.

Internship qualifications:

  • Age 21 +
  • Interest in events/entertainment/restaurant/nightlife
  • Multi-tasker with attention to detail
  • Professional, polished demeanor
  • Enthusiastic go-getter
  • Flexible scheduled
  • Detail oriented
  • Good researching skills
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong communication skills

Internship duties will include, but will not be limited to:

Assisting the events manager organize, conceive, plan and produce events such as festivals, exhibitions, fairs, conferences, product launches and other social events.

Coordinate VIP reservations and amenities

Assist with all company events

Creating and updating Event Orders for Sales/Events Managers as needed

*This internship is unpaid, requires a minimum of 20 hours and can qualify for school credit. Interested and qualified applicants please respond

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Sous Chef for Rockit Bar & Grill

The Sous Chef will be responsible for running a high volume kitchen and overseeing the staff. In addition to running the kitchen and supervising staff, the Sous Chef will also be responsible for various

Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Proven craft skills and insistence on the highest possible standards
  • 3+ years’ experience running high volume kitchen with 10+ staff members.
  • Must have a positive teamwork attitude.
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in high-stress situations applicants must possess.
  •  Multiple unit experience a plus

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong organizational skills
  •  Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Create a positive working environment with high energy
  • Honest and trustworthy
  •  Respectful
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity * Flexibility * Demonstrate sound work ethic

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Servers and Bartenders for Rockit Bar & Grill

Rockit Bar and Grill is looking for some great servers with:

  • One year of high volume serving experience
  • Open availability, including weekends
  • Ability to serve guests with proper steps of service
  • Ability to master an extensive drink list
  • Be an ambassador of the Rockit Ranch Mission Statement

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com.


Security and Door Staff for Rockit Bar & Grill

Rockit Bar and Grill is currently looking for Security and Door Staff!

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Bartenders, Servers, and Hosts for Rockit Burger Bar 

Rockit Ranch Productions is currently looking for outstanding talent to join our team!. If you like BEER, BURGERS, WHISKEY, and making good money- then submit your resume!!

We are looking for bartenders who:

  • Have a minimum of 1 year full service high volume restaurant experience or the equivalent.
  • Enjoy the Wrigley area as much as we do!
  •  Open schedule.
  • Be an ambassador of the Rockit Ranch Mission Statements!

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Line Cook for Rockit Burger Bar

  • A line cook is a person selected for his / her culinary skills and organizational abilities as well as their ability to communicate effectively.
  • A line cook posse’s technical culinary skills and the ability to prepare great food while maintaining the highest food standards, and contributes creative input toward team development.
  • Each line cook directs and mans his or her stations, and is equal in status to every member of our kitchen team. He works in close cooperation with the Chef and every kitchen employee, as well as other restaurant personnel.
  • The line cook is directly responsible for the products in their station, and for completing their stations checklists.  The line cooks are also responsible for the proper handling of all equipment in the kitchen.
  • A line cook is responsible for the timely and consistent preparation of all menu items, including any reasonable special requests during service.  The Chef will determine which requests are reasonable or unreasonable, not the line cooks.
  • Line cooks are expected to follow the health and sanitation guidelines set by the state of Illinois.

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Hosts for Sunda

Responsible for the initial greeting and seating of all guests. Also responsible for answering phones, taking messages and reservations, maintaining an accurate wait if necessary and bidding a goodbye to all guests. Assisting in carryout and delivery orders. Assisting in clearing and setting tables, running food and drink.
Qualifications Standard: Must provide a minimum of 1-year full service restaurant experience or the equivalent. 
Must be willing an able to:
  •  Meet personal schedule requirements punctually
  •  Be courteous, pleasant and good natured
  •  Respond to the needs of difficult guests with patience and courtesy
  •  Provide a clean and well-manicured persona that reflects the established image of the restaurant
  •  Accept constructive criticism
  •  Be warm, sincere and outgoing in personality
  •  Work a midst noise in a crowded space
  •  Assist service staff with the cleaning and resetting of tables
  •  Move/transport chairs, high chairs and/or booster seats to table when necessary
  •  Stand and walk for an entire shift
  •  Work nights, weekends, and holidays

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com


Cocktail Servers, Servers, and Bartenders for Sunda

Sunda New Asian is looking for some great servers and bartenders with:
  • Ability to serve guests with proper steps of service
  • Ability to master an extensive food and drink menu
  • Open availability, including weekends
  • One year of high volume cocktail experience

Please email resume and relevant information to HR@RockitRanch.com

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