Tech Sourcer or Recruiter

San Francisco /
Operations /
Local Kitchens is seeking a hard-working and creative Tech Recruiter to help recruit, coordinate, source and close candidates across Engineering and Operations. This person will also handle various HR admin tasks. You’ll be our first People hire!

We work with brilliant local chefs and exciting restaurant brands - your job is to recruit the best talent in the world to support the operations of expanding these restaurant brands. You will help the company win in any capacity. This is a great role for an ambitious individual early in their career who can take on more responsibility than they’re qualified for. You will have high ownership at an extremely fast-growing startup. You will report directly to the company’s co-founder/COO who led Operations and People at DoorDash, one of the most elite teams and operationally complex businesses.


    • Establish elite interview practices: punctual, employees and candidates prepared, candidates always know their status, candidate experience is world-class regardless of outcome (start candidate experience survey). Relentlessly hold employees to high standards
    • Coordinate interviews
    • Source candidates
    • Coordinate new hire prep: equipment, first day training
    • Develop recruiting content
    • Help with general company Ops: All Hands, HR admin, and more!


    • Hire on Ops and Eng in specified timelines
    • Kitchens fully staffed before launch date
    • Close rate = >90% close rate
    • Launch candidate interview survey
    • Launch employee onboarding survey


    • Extremely detail-oriented and organized
    • High EQ, able to make anyone feel excited and comfortable
    • Written communication - verbal and written, structured, clear and concise
    • Employee-focused - deep love for employees and candidates
    • First principles - understand what makes working at Local Food Group unique
    • Professionalism - can communicate with candidates of all levels
    • Analytical - you use metrics to drive decisions
    • Entrepreneurial - relentlessly resourceful, stay on the goal
    • Creative - you have new and crazy ideas on how we can attract talent
Your growth path: Tech Recruiter -> Tech and Operations Recruiter -> Head of Recruiting -> Head of People