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Welcome to Schnitz

We’re passionate about not just our food but also our commitment to our guests and staff. Food and time spent together is central to our family. Through our offering of real, fresh food we take our guests on a journey, embracing family and the time spent together. Since cooking our first schnitzel back in 1974, our purpose has been to serve real food that makes people happy.
Today we are one big family and have over 70 restaurants with 400+ team members and a Support Office in the heart of Melbourne. A lot has changed, but our vision of sharing our family secrets in our hand crafted schnitzels has remained the same. We have ambitions to expand further, and we are always looking for hard working, enthusiastic team members who embody our values of Compassion, Family, Integrity, and Quality.

Keep scrolling to check out all of our diverse careers.

Schnitz is committed to fostering an inclusive and respectful workplace environment. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it is the right thing to do, but because it makes our organisation stronger. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other people of colour, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, LGBTQIA+ people and those with a disability.

Team Job, Dream Job

We’re a fun-loving, hardworking group in an inclusive and welcoming environment. We look out for each other, encourage each other to be the best we can be, and aren’t afraid to roll up our sleeves. 

At Schnitz we achieve together, embrace diversity and work hard to get it right. We pride ourselves on providing our team members with a learning journey through the Schnitz Academy that helps elevate & up-skill their experience and accelerate their careers. We empower our teams with the support and tools necessary for personal and professional growth, by encouragement, reflection and continuous improvement.

We always strive to do better for our business and for our guests, so we give our teams the encouragement and opportunities to constantly improve and grow.


Team Member

Start your career at Schnitz as a team member. You will have a variety of duties in a customer-facing role. That allows you to develop and expand your knowledge of hospitality. As part of the Schnitz team, you can be responsible for the point of sales, salad bar, floor and pass.

Team Leader

Do you prefer to be a leader or do you like to have a bit more responsibility? Team Leader is the role for you, it’s a great chance to expand upon your leadership and show encouragement to your whole team whilst growing and learning within our Schnitz family.

Restaurant Manager

Coach, lead and inspire your store. Learn important skills in managing a team and running a business whilst still being part of the Schnitz family. With irreplaceable knowledge of daily business operations and ensuring you drive the business whilst keeping a fun and lively workplace.

Franchise Partner

Are you looking to own your own business and hold the key qualities of family, integrity, quality and compassion look no further? At Schnitz we are a family and understand starting and running a restaurant isn’t easy, but we understand the support you need for success. 


Got a passion for cooking and creating, cooking is the role for you. You will learn and develop your skills in the kitchen by learning how to cook our delicious pan-cooked golden schnitzels. 

Assistant Restaurant Manager

Like to be in charge and take the lead we also offer quality management positions. They enable you to grow, learn and establish fantastic management skills on day-to-day business running whilst having fun.

Support Office

If are you more corporate-driven, join our Schnitz support office team. With a variety of roles within finance, IT, people and culture, marketing, operations and property. There is something for everyone. Join us and help us to show how important providing good food that makes people happy is to us and our Schnitz customers. 

Keen to join our family? Explore our careers.

Our passion is to serve delicious, traditional pan cooked schnitzels and to do this, we need the right people. See where a Schnitz career could take you in our restaurants and Support Office.

Schnitz It Your Way

With our menu we let you choose your favourite protein and crumb, as well as adding any or all the extras you want!

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