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Looking for a super-cool job in one of Grand Rapids’ fave neighborhood watering holes?

Work with us!

Essence Restaurant Group is one of the most established restaurant teams in West Michigan. Here, we foster kindness, honesty, exceptional hospitality and transparency, and offer several opportunities for growth and professional development.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits at a reduced cost, including shared medical and generous employee-dining discounts! But more importantly, the Essence team quickly becomes a second family.

Our Application Process

Fill out an application for your preferred position.

We’ll contact you to schedule an interview.

When you apply to Essence Restaurants, you may be placed at any of our three locations based on staffing needs and skillset but our interviewer will ask you which location you’d prefer and will do their best to accommodate.

If hired, you will be trained by our expert hospitality staff and get to work!

No matter who you are or where you come from you’ll find comfort and a sense of belonging here with us.

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