Hospitality staffing in San Diego doesn’t have to be a headache—with Qwick, you can conveniently cover shifts when you need it most. Our easy-to-use platform connects hospitality businesses to top freelancers in the San Diego area so they can stay out of the weeds and keep running smoothly. Whether you’re in Temecula, Coronado, or anywhere in between, you can call on Qwick to connect you with vetted, experienced talent.
No matter what staff you need, we have you covered.
Front of House
Back of House
Events + Catering
Businesses across San Diego rely on Qwick to fill all kinds of shifts. In fact, we help businesses fill over 20 different shift types, including FOH, BOH, and event staffing roles. We support businesses from every corner of the hospitality industry.
We use a careful vetting process to ensure our platform features only the most qualified freelancers. Meanwhile, our two-way rating system elevates top talent further, making sure you match with the best fit for your open shifts.
Hospitality staffing in
With our easy-to-use platform and intelligent matching algorithm, we put access to quality talent right in the palm of your hand, connecting you with the best freelancers in San Diego when you need them.
- Create an account online or on our Qwick for Business app
- Post a shift (or 1,000—we can handle it)
- Input shift details—including rates, attire, and arrival instructions
- Get matched while you get back to business
Hospitality works better with Qwick.
Experience is guaranteed.
Freelancers are vetted before joining, and our rating system helps elevate talent along the way.
We find you the best match.
Our system learns what and who works best for your business to pair each shift with the best possible match.
Our service adapts to your needs.
With adjustable rates and an easy-to-use app, our platform is designed to accommodate all types of hiring needs.
We’re here to help.
Our team is always only a text away to support you and answer questions.
They are reliable, consistent, and supportive. Their service is top notch. Their platform is easy to use and updates are always given promptly.
I was even able to hire a few professionals to join our team full-time. Qwick solved a staffing crisis for me in one week, and now I no longer need to post for emergency shifts.
Your company has been a life-saver during the past couple months. I'm so glad that your team members enjoy coming here, as much as we love having them.
Highly recommend every single staff member I have tonight. I hope they work all my events. Thank you for making my job the easiest it’s been in quite awhile.
I love the model that Qwick has established of allowing employers to hire workers FT without any conversion fee!
Where has Qwick been all my life? I just used this service for the first time in Nashville, TN and hands down easiest and most effective way I have hired so far in my 7 years of business.
Why choose Qwick for hospitality staffing in
Qwick is the most convenient option for businesses looking to fill gaps in their staffing schedules. Whether you’re in a pinch now or need to staff for an upcoming event, Qwick can help—we even support businesses in handling their weekly kitchen staffing.
No matter if you’re short a busser in Pacific Beach or a line cook in Escondido, Qwick finds you the talent you need when you need it. Start connecting with talented freelancers and building a custom preference pool of those you love working with most. We’ll make sure you’re covered the whole way through, just send us a text message whenever you need support.
Hospitality businesses throughout Southern California know they can trust Qwick for their shift staffing needs. We already partner with businesses in Mission Valley, Oceanside, Clairemont, and more, so you can trust Qwick to support you too.
Powering decentralized staffing in the Bay Area.
When Adam Jed approached Qwick about helping his upscale new American eatery and market, Bluestem, the assumption was that the restaurant needed what most of Qwick’s restaurant partners need: staff in a pinch.
In reality, Adam was looking for a different kind of partnership. Like in many major urban centers, the pandemic ravaged San Francisco’s dining scene. Diners were hesitant to eat out which left many hospitality workers out of jobs. In the wake of the rebound, Adam saw an opportunity to offer an antidote via Bluestem. Instead of hiring full time workers, he decided to build a decentralized staffing model, which would rely on many part time workers, offering more individuals a chance to get back on their feet while allowing Bluestem to operate more nimbly to meet market demands.
Qwick is proud to play an instrumental role in making this staffing program flow by connecting Bluestem to 30+ freelancers each month.
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Qwick is the professional platform at the heart of the hospitality industry. We empower businesses to staff flexibly and fill shifts with qualified freelancers through our easy-to-use digital platform, eliminating the inefficiencies of traditional temporary staffing. Our industry focus allows us to find and elevate the very best talent, while our technology is tailor-made to solve the hospitality industry’s most common staffing challenges.
We charge 40% on top of the freelancer’s hourly pay and give you the flexibility to set your own rates. (We advocate for livable wages, and will recommend rates based on demand and seasonality to help ensure your shifts are filled with the best talent.)
We verify that all Qwick freelancers have at least one year of relevant experience in the shifts they’re qualified for and confirm their qualifications during a personal orientation. We also validate each freelancer’s food and alcohol handling certifications (as needed for various shift types).
Any freelancer you’ve rated 5-stars will be offered first pick at future shifts with your business. You can build your custom roster of preferred freelancers by rating them with five stars.
Feel free! When you (inevitably) find someone you’d like to hire full time, you can do so with no additional fees.
We’re rapidly expanding across the country to help you fill shifts from our network of talented hospitality freelancers in 20+ U.S. cities. View the full list here.
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