Work at The Dining Car Food Truck and Catering

Work hard, eat well, and have some fun – you’ll learn about food, cooking, business, customer service, branding, marketing, scheduling, logistics, and diesel engines.

Join our team!

Positions available for smart, motivated, responsible people to cook and serve food, and prepare sandwiches on our popular food truck and catering company. Our commissary is in Jamaica Plain and our daily operations are primarily in Boston.

Interested in piloting a food truck? Let us know.

Full and part-time positions are available.

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The Dining Car

For nine years, we have specialized in delighting large gatherings of happy people at weddings, bar mitzvahs, corporate events, The Greenway at lunchtime, and the SoWa Open Market on summer Sundays.

In these weeks as we’ve held our families and friends close (but not too close!) we looked for new ways to do what we do best. We’re still booking special events – smaller, more intimate ones, for now. And we are back on the road, heading to a neighborhood near you with some of your favorite Dining Car menu items, available with contactless payment.  We also have a growing selection of delicious meals, ready to heat and enjoy in the comfort of your home or office.

Stay tuned for our schedule and online ordering platform. As life returns to The Greenway and the financial district, we’ll be there.  If you’d like us to come to your neighborhood, please email us at  Also, our meals are available for delivery through the extraordinary Sharon and Canton Food Shares run by our friend, Avi Shemtov, of Simcha and The Chubby Chickpea.

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The Dining Car is now available for office parties, business meetings, and private events. Order platters of our freshly made sandwiches, soups, sides, and freshly baked cookies and donut muffins, and we’ll have them waiting for you. Or, arrange for easy delivery right to your office.

For larger gatherings, The Dining Car provides full-service catering. We will meet with you to design a menu customized to your needs, and our fully-equiped food truck will arrive on-site to cater your event. Whether  you are looking for a simple buffet or a fully-staffed affair, The Dining Car can provide you with all service and amenities to make your party memorable.