Team Member

Team Members have some of the most important jobs in our restaurants, whether its making sure that guests are receiving the genuine hospitality we’re known for or taking care of the details that make our restaurants run. Some of our positions include Server, Bartender, Server Assistant, Line Cook, Prep Cook, Dishwasher, Utility and Porter (NY only).


Being a Certified Trainer is a reward for outstanding performance. It means you’re a Best-In-Class expert in your area(s), and the perfect person to train new Team Members. It’s a vital role in our growth as well as yours.

Team Lead

A stepping-stone to management, this is an hourly supervisor position with leadership responsibilities. You’ll have a role in teaching, training and developing a team around you.


Being an Assistant Manager is about taking ownership of your team. You’ll coach, lead, develop and engage the team you’ve put together to do its job. You’ll also support the Ted’s values and make sure we stay true to our commitments to people, guests and communities.

Culinary Manager

Ted’s is proud to be a fresh food restaurant, and as Culinary Manager it’s your job to execute our philosophy of scratch cooking in small batches. It’s a key position that demands strong leadership, attention to detail and quality control.

Senior Manager

A Senior Manager lives and breathes the Big Sky Spirit and fully embraces the Ted’s culture. Your leadership and commitment to Ted’s, not just in your restaurant but your entire region, puts you in position to take the next step and become a Ted’s Proprietor.


Our Proprietors share the same maverick spirit that Ted’s was founded on, to challenge the status quo and never compromise. You’ll be invested in your business in every way, and develop your managers to share the same commitment. Like the Ted’s ambassador you are, you teach, mentor and inspire, and represent the Ted’s brand with pride.


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Lapel Pin Recognition

Ted’s Montana Grill is thriving because our 3PC Team Members and their dedication to delivering memorable “Only at Ted’s” dining experience to every Guest. To maintain this momentum, we continue to hire, coach, develop and recognize the individuals who are responsible for our Best-in-Class results.

One of the exciting ways Ted’s Montana Grill recognizes our 3PC Team Members is through the Lapel Pin Recognition.

Summary of Pin Recognitions:

Team Member in Downtown Atlanta honored with the 3PC Pin from the CEO, President, Director of Operations and Proprietor of Luckie Street Ted's.

Living the Big Sky Spirit: Given to the Team Member who exhibits genuine hospitality and Masters the Big Sky Moments.

100% Pin: Given to the Team Member who has a relentless drive for excellence and has a sense of pride & ownership.

3PC Pin: Given to the Team Member who embodies “Premium, Polished, Professional and Cool” each and every shift.

Certified Trainer Pin: Upon completion of the Certified Training process, the Proprietor will present a CT pin to the Team Member. A CT is someone who is passionate and knowledgeable, while maintaining a commitment to high standards.

Core Value Ambassadors

Team Member in Cumberland, GA showcasing the Core Value Ambassador

Recognition can create a positive work environment, reinforce desired behaviors and motivate high performance. It’s all about engaging our Teams to Live the Big Sky Spirit!

An exciting way Ted’s Montana Grill spotlights our Core Values every day is by showcasing the Core Value Ambassador for the month. Ted’s believes in building a strong culture of brand identity. In order for our company to continue to be Best in Class, we must ingrain our cultural values into the practices we use every day, in everything we do, with our guests and throughout our communities.

The Core Value Ambassador is showcased on a displayed plaque for the entire month that individual Team Member is being celebrated. At the end of the month, the Ambassador receives their disc so they can proudly take it home. They are also awarded $50 as part of the recognition!

Ted's Legends

2012 Ted's Legends enjoying wine country and camaraderie in Napa Valley, CA

The Ted’s Legends Award is designed to reward the top four Proprietors, each year, for their commitment to excellence in achieving Best-in-Class results. The award is based on results achieved for the prior year. The recipients of this honor (and their significant other) are rewarded with a trip of a lifetime to a premium destination with the Founder of Ted’s Montana Grill and other members of the Executive Team.