Employment Opportunities at the Austin Club

Thank you for considering future employment at Austin’s oldest and finest downtown private dining club. The Austin Club is proud of the excellent environment that it provides to its distinguished clientele of over 1800 members and spouses. The work atmosphere at the Austin Club is totally different than most food and beverage operations due to the fact that Austin Club is a private club open only to its members and their guests, and for that reason, quality service takes place over quantity and speed.

The Austin Club is pleased to be able to provide to their full-time employees, a host of benefits not normally found in the hospitality industry, but more important a work environment which is civilized and where the employees are appreciated and respected.

Please submit your information in the form at the bottom of the page to be considered for employment.

Wishing you well in your search,

Ken Richardson, CCM-CCE
General Manager

Employment Opportunities at the Austin Club

Outstanding openings become available from time to time for the following positions. To find out more about becoming part of the Austin Club staff, please check on the desired position and a representative of the Austin Club will be in touch with you shortly if a position is open at this time in order to arrange for a personal interview. Prospective employees must have checkable references and appropriate authentic work documents. The Austin Club is an equal-opportunity employer.


  • Waitstaff/Bartenders: The Austin Club, Austin’s premier private dining club is looking for experienced bartenders/ servers to become part of a well-seasoned team of employees.  You’ll be expected to step up to the plate when needed to assist with food orders if need be, the individual must have knowledge of the standard traditional style of cocktails & should have all working documents and certifications. The Austin Club, is a non-cash operation, with members signing for all services. Applications are being accepted daily at 110 East 9th St., Austin, TX 78701. The club provides Health Ins, Retirement, and Life Ins. paid sick leave, vacation time, paid holidays, uniforms, holiday bonus, time & 1/2 after 40 hours.Free meals and non-alcoholic beverages.

    The position is open NOW. Starting at $14+ an hour plus tips.

    The club is NOT a late-night venue style of operation. we are closed on Monday evenings, only open for Brunch on Sundays, and don’t open until 4:00 on Saturdays. Tuesday – Friday we are open until 8:30 depending on functions taking place.

  • Dining Room Banquet Captain: Seeking an experienced individual that has banquet/ wedding and event experience in overseeing the successful service of such events. This is a great opportunity to break into the Private Club industry and get out of the rat race dealing with the general public.

    Not looking for job hoppers. 

    The Club offers:
    Health Ins.
    Life ins.
    Paid vacation
    Paid Holidays
    Paid sick leave
    Paid funeral leave
    Free meals
    Free non-alcoholic beverages

    MUST have at least a minimum of 5 years in either a hotel, private club, large catering etc.
    AGAIN, if you work 3-5 months and move on at each place of employment then pass on us.
    Interviews being held daily at 10:00 am and 1:00 Pm
  • AM & PM Line Cooks: The Austin Club, the premier private dining club in Austin is looking for experienced Line Cooks. Must have experience in sauteing and grilling along with experience in fine a la carte dining, banquets, and buffet preparation. Prior experience in a Private Club/fine dining or hotel experience would be a benefit. Formal culinary training and Spanish a plus, but not necessary. A minimum of 3-5 years in a full SCRATCH PREP service kitchen is desired. You must be able to work as a team player and will oversee evening a la carte dining along with assisting with banquets. The Austin Club staff is very well versed and has great knowledge (our average staff has been here 7-1/2 years). This is an opportunity to put your skills and knowledge to work in an environment where you will be appreciated. This position is currently approx. 25 hours a week but will be full-time in the next few months with complete benefits (see below). Hours are primarily from 2:00 pm to close (generally 9:30 or so). We are closed all day Sunday, except for a few holidays, and are not a late-night dining facility. The Club closes at 9:00 pm or earlier Tues-Thur and we are closed Monday evenings when the Legislature is not in session. We are also closed on most Federal holidays.When full-time hours become available your benefits include: Health insurance, Life insurance, paid vacation, and retirement paid by Club. 

    The position is available now and looking to fill ASAP.

  • Catering Director:We’re excited to offer a new and exciting position to a very talented person to come and join our expanding operation.

    Our business seeks an experienced professional CATERING DIRECTOR to oversee the booking of special events, including banquets, weddings, and group gatherings. Individual MUST have extensive food and beverage knowledge and must be computer knowledgeable, and be able to work with the entire management team to ensure events of any size are well planned and executed. 

    Prior knowledge and experience working with various catering, POS, and Microsoft Office software IS A MUST. Individuals with catering, hotel and extensive banquet experience are encouraged to apply for this outstanding position.

    THERE IS NO COLD CALLING IN THIS ROLE. You’ll be the sole person directing the booking and following up on all inquiries, either in person, by email, or by text. The position is Monday thru Friday with occasional attendance required for special events in the evenings, (Weddings, large gatherings, etc.).

    This position requires a well-seasoned person who has a minimum of 3-5 years overseeing the direct responsibility of booking private events, weddings, and various other types of functions, Individual should have an excellent food and beverage background to assist with planning new menus.

    Appearance, proper phone etiquette, and command of the English language are essential. This position is open now and interviews are being conducted in person.

    Please do not apply if you do not meet the minimum experience as stated. 

    Our company will provide to the right qualified individual the following benefits:

    • Health Ins.
    • Life Ins.
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid sick days
    • Holiday bonus
    • Retirement
    • Free meals
    • Free nonalcoholic beverages
    • Paid vacation
    • Paid funeral leave
    • Excellent Salary
    • Incentives in sales.

    The salary is negotiable. Get out of the rat race and join a family-style operation.

  • Buffet Attendant: The Austin Club is looking to hire 2 buffet attendants to work at our private dining facility.  This position requires the individual to oversee the set-up of a noon-time buffet along with other assignments/tasks as directed by the dining room manager/general manager. This position will require occasionally working a noon-time and possibly evening shift. Apply in person or submit your resume via this ad. The position is open now and we are looking to fill the position ASAP. Your schedule will vary from week to week (although the Club is closed on Sundays). You will need to be able to work as scheduled.The position is open immediately.

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*The Austin Club does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, membership, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and members.