Committed to the ocean.
Dedicated to people.


Committed to the ocean.
Dedicated to people.

Working at Rubio’s

Building a place where people feel cared for has always been important to Ralph. Watch to learn more about what makes Rubio’s a great place to work.

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Working at Rubio’s

Building a place where people feel cared for has always been important to Ralph. Watch to learn more about what makes Rubio’s a great place to work.

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Now Hiring Originals.

Work at a place where you can be you.
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Be a part of the Rubio’s story

Since the day Ralph Rubio brought the fish taco up from Baja and opened the first Rubio’s taco stand, we’ve always been about discovering unique flavors and sharing new experiences. And even as we continue to evolve, we’re still committed to the ocean that first inspired us—and dedicated to the people who help us grow. Be part of our ongoing story and join our team today.


We provide for you & your family.

The competitive benefits we offer not only reflect what’s important to us
but are made with you and your family in mind.

Flexible schedules

We know everyone’s lifestyle needs are different. From fulltime to parttime, days or weekends, we give you the flexibility you’re looking for, in addition to vacation and sick days.

Safe work environment

We’ve implemented numerous enhanced safety procedures in response to COVID-19, keeping the safety of our Team Members and guests a top priority. (See guidelines)

Career growth

We invest in our people by offering opportunities for valuable skills development, management training, and career advancement.

Competitive Wages

We offer competitive wages, and the opportunity to earn more with customer tips and incentive bonuses.

401(k) plan

We help you start saving for retirement through a 401(k) plan with company matching.


We help you take care of what’s important with medical, dental, and vision insurance. We also offer pet insurance, flexible spending accounts, and more.

Team Member perks

We’ve got you covered with free shift meals and discounts for you and your family members.

We support your growth.

Everyone at Rubio’s is part of the team—and to us, that means a culture of supporting one another.
Whether you’re looking to gain tangible skills, develop your leadership abilities, or build a career, we
offer the training and positive work environment to support your growth. If that sounds good to you,
explore our open positions below.

Our Restaurants

Our 155+ restaurants offer flexibility, stability, and opportunity every day, across California, Arizona, and Nevada.


Restaurant Support Center

Our restaurant support center offers a variety of career opportunities that support our restaurant teams in ensuring a great guest experience.


Our people say it best

Hear from Rubio’s team members about what it means to work in such a
supportive environment, and share exciting experiences with each other
every day.

"Rubio’s is truly a place I enjoying coming to everyday for work. I love the team I work with, and always feel supported."

-Steven Hernandez, District Manager

"I love the overall environment at Rubio’s. When I come to work, people are singing, laughing and having fun while still getting their job done."

-Mercedes Brown, Guest Services Agent

"I love Rubio’s for its local San Diego roots, its laid back beach vibes, and its amazing food! Also, for all the opportunities Rubio’s gave me to grow my career and take on new challenges."

-Aaron Baker, Director of Operations

"As an AM, I really enjoys helping team members learn and grow. I love being a mentor, and likes to ensure that things are being done properly."

-Vanessa Valdez, Assistant Manager

"I appreciate that my district manager is supportive and available when I need her. I also like the flexibility of being able to create my own schedule."

-Myda Hernandez, General Manager


If you need assistance completing an application, please call our recruiting department at 760-827-8912 or email us at [email protected].