Meet Rocio, Restaurateur

Only the best General Managers at Chipotle are promoted to Restaurateur. We checked in with one of our recent standouts, Rocio, to learn more about her journey to Restaurateur, how she grew her team, and, of course, her favorite Chipotle order. Who’s hungry?

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“I always asked myself why people seem so happy when I visit any Chipotle location, now I know that they are happy because they love what they do.”
– Rocio, Restaurateur atChipotle


Q: Why did you make the decision to work at Chipotle?

A: I decided to work at Chipotle because of the flexible hours and because I love eating at Chipotle, too. I always asked myself why people seem so happy when I visit any Chipotle location, now I know that they are happy because they love what they do.

 

Q: What is your favorite thing about working at Chipotle?

A: My favorite thing about working at Chipotle is knowing that our food is delicious and that the ingredients we use are the very best quality. I love that I have all the support I need to be successful and that there are people that care and believe in me.

 

 Q: What has been the most rewarding aspect of reaching Restaurateur?

A: The most rewarding aspect of reaching Restaurateur is knowing that I have done a good job and that my team feels we all achieved our goal.

 

Q: What has been the most challenging aspect of reaching Restaurateur?

A: The most challenging aspect of reaching Restaurateur was getting my team to believe that we can become Restaurateur and involving the whole team on all the decisions.

 

Q: What advice do you have for others on the road to Restaurateur?

A: My advice for others on the road to Restaurateur is: do not give up! Keep up with the good work and know that good things happen to hard-working people.

 

 Q: What is your go-to Chipotle order?

A: My favorite go-to Chipotle order is a steak burrito with white rice, black beans, corn salsa, a little hot salsa, extra sour cream and extra cheese.