Ruka – Hosts

RUKA is actively hiring part-time and full-time Hosts to join our team.

We are a Peruvian-Japanese restaurant and Located in Downtown Crossing. Our space is sexy, energetic, and vivid. RUKA was created with meaning behind every little detail, and our space is truly a work of art.

We are seeking enthusiastic, energetic, and team driven individuals who possess a calm composure and hold leadership qualities. The ideal candidate will naturally be creative, charismatic, pivotal, and detail oriented.

If you have been a guest with us before at RUKA or one our sister COJE restaurants, enjoyed your experience and what our group has to offer, we want to talk with you.


Sunday – Thursday 5 PM – 11 PM

Friday & Saturday 5 PM – 12AM


  • Arrive to work promptly, and organize the host stand for success.
  • Greeting every guest as they walk through the door with a warm welcome.
  • Preassign all reservations for the evening to optimize seating and for equal workload on the staff.
  • Answering & returning calls from guests, and effectively communicating any reservation information through our software and with managers.
  • Knowledge of reservation policies, menu items and details behind RUKA and COJE Management Group.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Able to provide stellar customer service throughout your shift
  • Positive attitude and team player to be able to work under pressure with our entire staff
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work on your feet for lengthy periods of time
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. On occasion.
  • Able to operate software system on an iPad
  • Open availability.
  • Restaurant experience is a plus

Please send your resume to the email address below. Please include a fun/informative fact about yourself and a sentence or two about your most recent dining experience.

Employment Type(s): Full Time, Part Time

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