We're Hiring!


We are always looking for talented and passionate people to work with! We accept applications for all roles at all times given we hire on a continual basis. Specific opportunities are listed below. There are two ways to apply:


  1. Click on the Indeed link for the specific position below.

  2. Bring your cover letter/resume in person to the restaurant any Tuesday through Friday between 2 - 4 pm.

Live out of town? We would still love to consider you.  Email us your cover letter and resume, including the position you are seeking, desired wage, and start date to:  careers@jcholdway.com

Positions Needing to be Immediately Filled


Updated: November 11, 2020

We are seeking professional, energetic and passionate individuals to join our front of house team in server positions. We are looking for servers who can guide our guests through their best possible dining experience by translating our vision of concept, design, and wine, beverage and food offerings to each guest. We seek individuals who can personalize our commitment to hospitality and professional service in order to provide a unique and memorable dining experience.


  • Know the ins and outs of all menus, and be able to communicate them accurately to guests

  • Anticipate the needs of fellow staff and guests

  • Deliver friendly, accommodating service in a high-volume, fast-paced atmosphere

  • Maintain an immaculate work environment, including the dining area, wait stations, and kitchen


  • Passion for food and hospitality

  • Professional in appearance and attitude 

  • Dependable and on-time 

  • Drama-free team player; sense of humor is preferred

  • Able and willing to execute proper service techniques and standards


  • Server Experience of 1 Year Preferred


  • $20 per hour (via tip pool)


Updated: November 11, 2020

We are seeking personable, organized individuals to join our front of house team in hostess positions. Hostesses are ambassadors for JC Holdway within our community, and the person for this role will exhibit exceptional people skills, hawk-eyed attention to detail and grace under pressure.


  • Welcome guests and escort them to their table

  • Assign tables, coordinate sections, create and manage wait lists, and maintain communication with the restaurant staff pertaining to all aspects of service

  • Answer phones and provide accurate information to phone inquiries

  • Contribute to overall dinning experience through awareness cleanliness, promptness and execution of service

  • Create an excellent first impression


  • Hospitable, kind, friendly, and personable 

  • Maintain a professional appearance and a positive attitude in a fast paced, energetic atmosphere

  • Excellent communication skills and proper phone etiquette 

  • Organized, dependable, and punctual 

  • Drama-free team player


  • Host/Hostess Experience of 1 Year Preferred


  • $12 per hour (via tip pool)


Updated: November 11, 2020

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join our front of house team in support positions. Members of our support staff are crucial to the execution of service by efficiently supporting and collaborating with wait staff, host, and management positions. The support staff provide continuous reinforcement during the restaurant’s busiest times, helping to create a seamless and memorable experience for our guests.


  • Deliver food and drink to guests in an accurate, professional and timely manner

  • Keep wait-stations stocked and immaculate

  • Pre-bus, bus, clean, and reset tables correctly and expediently

  • Maintain communication with all members of staff to ensure ease of service

  • Exhibit proper dining room etiquette


  • Passion for food and hospitality

  • Self-starter; driven

  • Ability to learn quickly and on the fly

  • Ability to commit menu details to heart

  • Organizational wunderkind

  • Dependable and on time

  • Team player

  • Anticipate the needs of fellow staff and guests


  • Server Experience of 1 Year Preferred


  • $12 per hour (via tip pool)


Updated: November 11, 2020

J.C. Holdway is looking for professional, motivated and passionate line cooks to join our team. The candidate for this position is detail-oriented, driven, a team player, and is enthusiastic about hospitality.


  • Produce menu items accurately and consistently

  • Follow proper food safety procedures

  • Maintain a neat and clean workspace

  • Set up and breakdown station


  • Enthusiastic for food and hospitality

  • Punctual

  • Driven and must be a quick learner

  • Sharp knives and superior knife skills


  • Paid Vacation

  • Health Insurance/Dental/Vision Plan

  • 401(k)

  • Off Major Holidays

  • Same 2 days off each week (Sunday/Monday)


  • Livable wage + kitchen counter tip share ($14 - $18 per hour)

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Chef Joseph Lenn

James Beard Award

Best Chef Southeast