BBQ Joint Job Board - Texas BBQ Joints That Are Hiring RIGHT NOW - Updated 5/14

if you know someone who might need a job please forward them this list. If they live outside of Texas (and are not planning on moving to Texas) here's a separate nationwide list of BBQ joints looking for staff.

Alice's Restaurant at Treaty Oak - Dripping Springs, TX

  • They hiring for ALL kitchen positions ASAP! To apply e-mail Scott Fogle at

BBQ on the Brazos - Cresson, TX

  • They are hiring all positions. To apply via their facebook page HERE

Brix Barbecue - Fort Worth, TX

  • ? Hey y’all! The Brix Squad is still looking for additional teammates! ? Specifically for help on the pit. No experience is perfectly fine!!! This could be a part time or full time position. If you’re serious about wanting to get into the BBQ Game, there’s not a better time than right now. Working weekends is required (because that’s the only time we’re open, duh) ? Stoke some fires ?, smoke some meat ? ?, and get all access to the hottest playlist in the game! ? ? Shoot an email to us at today!! ??

C & J Barbecue - Multiple Texas locations

  • They are hiring for their Bryan and Harvey locations cashiers, servers and caterers. Go to their website HERE to apply.

Chuckwagon BBQ & Burgers - Katy, TX

  • They are hiring for almost all positions. The best way to apply is through our website form HERE

CM Smokehouse - Austin, TX

  • Hiring for line cooks and maybe a bbq cook if the right candidate applies. Contact via Instagram DM HERE

Feges BBQ - Greenway Plaza & Spring Branch (Houston, TX)

  • We’re hiring at for all positions / Apply HERE

Guess Family Barbecue - Waco, TX

  • Hiring for all positions. Apply via their website HERE

Harris County General Store - Houston, TX

  • Contact them via their facebook page HERE

Heim Barbecue - Dallas and Fort Worth Locations

  • Looking for all positions. Openings in Dallas and Fort Worth. Apply HERE

Hurtado Barbecue - Arlington, TX

  • We’re hiring in BOH, FOH, and hiring bartenders next door at Hayters Bar. Apply via their website HERE or email

Killen's Barbecue - Houston, TX

  • We are looking for cashiers in bussers at our Pearland location - positions pay from $10-$18/hr based on prior experience. Submit resumes to

koKo Ramen - Waco, TX

  • Hiring for all positions. Apply via their website HERE or via their facebook HERE

LeRoy and Lewis - Austin, TX

  • Hiring a Prep Cook, and a Team member with PM availability! Email to apply.

Liberty Barbecue - Round Rock, TX

  • FOH and Kitchen-Prep Line Cooks. Contact them via their website HERE

Lockhart Smokehouse - Dallas, Plano, Arlington, TX

  • Looking for cooks and bartenders at their Dallas & Plano locations. Contact them via their website HERE

Louie Mueller Barbecue - Taylor, TX

  • Looking to add new cashiers immediately. Apply via their facebook HERE

Mimsy's Craft Barbecue - Crockett, TX

  • We are looking for full time meat cutter for the chopping block. Knife skills are needed, and must be bi-lingual. Apply in person. Job requirements are attention to detail, and a passion to make good food. Thank you!

Pinkerton's Barbecue - Houston & San Antonio

  • Hiring for both locations. All positions. Have them email me at

The Pit Room - Houston, TX

  • We are looking for cashiers, line servers, cooks and pit masters. Very competitive pay. Apply M-F in the store between 1-4.

Pokejo's Smokehouse - Various Locations

  • Hiring for all locations HERE

Royal Barbecue - San Antonio, TX

  • Looking for help. My food trailer should be ready by the end of next month.  I’d be looking for would be someone who just passionate about the service industry. They don’t necessarily have to have “BBQ” experience, but just someone with a positive personality who is consistently RELIABLE. They would need to do a little of everything like: cook bbq and sides, have the ability to load and unload heavy equipment, cashier, slicer, wash dishes, clean trailer and pit, and definitely a handy man or woman incase something breaks down during service.

Smoke-A-Holics BBQ - Fort Worth, TX

  • Hiring a full time meat cutter. POSITION FILLED

Smoky Rose - Dallas, TX

  • We need line cooks and one pit hand.

Tejas Chocolate + Barbecue - Tomball, TX

  • We are hiring. Lots of positions to fill. Fun, fast, & fabulously rewarding work experience. If you’ve got game, and the endurance for it stop and tell us something about yourself. Walk in applications only.

Tender Smokehouse - Frisco, Celina, Aubrey, TX

  • For Frisco we are hiring cashiers, runners, & bartenders. For Aubrey we are hiring cashiers, runners, bartenders & cooks. For those wanting to apply for the Aubrey location we are asking for them to apply now so that they can train at the Frisco location before the opening date. Apply via their website HERE

Terry Black's Barbecue - Austin/Houston, TX

  • Hiring for all positions at our Dallas restaurant! Stop into their Dallas location at 3025 Main St. - Monday-Thursday from 2-4PM to speak with a hiring manager. 

True Texas BBQ at HEB - Multiple Texas locations

Truth Barbeque - Brenham and Houston, TX

  • We are constantly looking for new team members to help us get better every day! That goes for all positions. Apply HERE


Brisket U

  • We have full and part time jobs open for pitmasters and bbq instructors in a bunch of Texas cities. We’re not technically a bbq joint but if you want to add us to your list that would be awesome. All jobs are up on our careers page and poached I believe. Any of bbq instructor positions are full time salary with benefits if that matters for your list.