August 2017


position available

Floor Staff




Modern Japanese


Canberra CBD


RAKU is due to open in September


About RAKU and the role

RAKU is a sleek, modern Japanese bar + restaurant offering a unique dining experience. Head Sushi Chef, Hao Chen's (ex Toko-Sydney) fine art will be at the forefront of the new Canberra venue, which will also feature a traditional robata grill. Guests can enjoy a saké/shochu and cocktails in our front bar before being seated in our contemporary dining room.

RAKU is looking for motivated and energetic floor team members, who are driven by a passion for hospitality and the rush of a fast-paced environment. You will have a strong focus on the guest dining experience and all aspects of the front of house operations.

We invest in our people and draw on their talents, passion and imagination to define new experiences and create a culture of opportunity and success.

We are looking for:

  • Supervisors (Full time)
  • Section Wait Staff (Full time & Part time)
  • Runners (Part time)
  • Hosts (Part time)

The guests experience and enjoyment is what drives the RAKU team. We want to fill our team with engaging, confident, friendly and awesome people who can bring this enjoyment to our customers.

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Proactive attitude and team skills
  • Communication, multi-tasking and problem solving skills
  • A genuinely charismatic, energetic personality
  • Previous experience in a fast paced, high volume restaurant essential
  • Your positive and respectful style will set the benchmark for a dynamic team
  • You will have a personal desire to succeed and genuine desire to be the best
  • Flexible availability across a 7 day a week operation
  • Knowledge of Japanese cuisine, a bonus but not essential


  • An ability to deliver an exceptional guest experience
  • Make a difference to your workplace and your team
  • Enjoy your day and what you do

If this sounds like you, email us today as we would love to hear from you! 

Send your application to The Eatery Group by following prompts or emailing us direct at: We are accepting applications until the end of August 2017. 

If this sounds like you, email us today as we would love to hear from you!

Send your Cover Letter & CV to The Eatery Group below:

We are accepting applications until the end of September 2017.