Bar Lead

Vigilante is the most innovative restaurant devoted to board games in the country. Our front of house team creates unforgettable game nights for our patrons: we recommend (and teach!) board games while serving high-quality pub faire and nerdy craft cocktails. Get paid to learn games and nerd out with the best patrons in Austin while hustling with one of the strongest crews in the business. Our management team uses teamwork, transparency and old-fashioned human decency to create a happy, focused work environment for our whole team. 

You’ll be a strong fit with our team if you:

  • find joy in acts of service, from facilitating Mario Kart races to recommending that perfect cocktail

  • are super into board games, Dungeons & Dragons, anime and/or other nerdy hobbies

  • can be professionally sociable with patrons and teammates, even on the hard days

  • know when to push yourself and know when to ask for help

  • productively communicate your needs while being open to constructive feedback

  • can effectively take inventory and manage ordering

  • Agree that Han shot first. And maybe that Korra is the better Avatar.


  • Full time hours (4 shifts a week, fixed weekly schedule) - part-time positions negotiable

  • Guaranteed minimum tipped wage of $14/hour. Pay is $6/hour + tip pool. Average tipped hourly rate is $20/hour

  • Employer provided Direct Primary Care for all full-time employees

  • Accrued paid sick leave

  • Nightly service meal and shift beverage

  • Free access to our game library


  • Bartending experience required

  • Must be 21 years of age or older 

  • Must be able to work full shifts on your feet 

  • Must have updated TABC and Food Handler certifications 

  • Must be able to lift 25lbs

  • LGBTQ+ welcoming


  • a tolerance for puns.


Full time
Austin, TX 78752, US