Chick-fil-A is an American chicken fast food restaurant chain. Founded in 1946 as “Dwarf House” in Hapeville, Georgia, today there are over 2,200 Chick-fil-A restaurants in the United States and in Canada. The most widely consumed food product of Chick-fil-A is its special chicken sandwich.
If you are into eating fried chicken, a job in Chick-fil-A is just the right one for you! You will be in a fast-paced work environment with the smell of fried chicken all around you. Thus, being an employee at Chick-fil-A will be a fun event more than a job. Apply today, and you will never regret that you have become an employee at this successful restaurant chain.
Since the day Chick-fil-A was founded, the company believed in doing something bigger than just selling chicken. Therefore, the company has increased funding for its employee scholarship program to $14.5 million for 2018, a $5.7 million increase over last year. The employer said it will award scholarships of either $2,500 or $25,000 to more than 5,700 employees who are beginning or continuing their higher education. Scholarships can be used for any area of study at any accredited institution, including any two- or four-year colleges and universities, online programs or technical/vocational schools, Chick-Fil-A said.
How to Apply
To check out which restaurants are located around you, visit the official website of Chick-fil-A.
On the official website, here are the simple steps that you will do, in order to make an online job application:
- Go to the career website of Chick-fil-A.
- Scroll down and click on “Restaurant Employment”.
- You can either search for the Chick-fil-A restaurants near you by the search engine on the next page.
- You need to contact the restaurants near you, to find out whether there is any job opening or not.
- Or, on this web page, you are recommended to make an online application via opening a LinkedIn account.
Minimum Age to Work: 16
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 6:30am-10:00pm, Saturday 6:30am-11:00pm. Closed on Sunday.
Job Positions: Sandwich artist, assistant manager, manager, cold prep specialist, drive thru specialist, front of house team member, kitchen team member, restaurant leadership team, catering lead, hospitality professional, night shift manager, culinary professional.
Printable Job Application Form PDF: Available.
Positions & Salaries
Cashier: You will stay at the checkout desk and receive payments from the customers. You will earn $8/hour.
Team Member: You prepare the orders of the customers, and present them in a clean and fast manner. You will earn $8/hour.
Team Leader: You are responsible for hiring new employees. Also, you will schedule the shifts of team members. You may need to do team member tasks if necessary. You will earn $10/hour.
Management: You will be responsible for everything that goes on in the restaurant, especially in financial terms. You will earn at least $12/hour.
Prerequisite: At least 21 years of age. Financial knowledge.
Chick-fil-A Application Form PDF
You can both make an online job application or you can print the printable job application form, which is provided below on this web page. You have to fill out the job application form with your pen. Then, submit the job application form to your local Chick-fil-A restaurant. Applying with a printed job application form will probably make a better impression on the management about you.
The job application form of Chick-fil-A consists of 2 pages. On the first page, first of all, they want to tell them about yourself. Write your full name, address, telephone number, and email address. Then answer a couple of questions and write the date. Then, you should indicate your available days and hours, and state a minimum and maximum duration of work. Next, you should give information about your previous employment history. If you have worked at a Chick-fil-A restaurant before, you should mention it in this section. Next, state your level of education. On the second page, you are expected to give information about your personal background (whether you had and awards and/or leadership positions at work or in school). Then, provide information about your military service history. Lastly, you should provide four references, which may be your past employers, supervisors, teachers or others who are familiar with your qualifications. Don’t forget to write the date and sign the paper at the bottom of the second page to officialize the job application form. Now, you are ready to submit it to the management at your local Chick-fil-A restaurant.
Here is the link to the Chick-fil-A printable job application form:
After you submit your application at Chick-fil-A, you will be requested a phone interview. General information will be provided to you and some general questions are asked. If you perform well in the phone interview, you will be requested a second interview which is in person. You will have to provide your personal information and employment history verbally in this second interview.
If you maintain your positive attitude while answering questions about your expected performance at a fast pace and your qualifications & willingness for the job at Chick-fil-A. If they like you, you will get hired on the spot, and will go straight to orientation and training.
Chick-fil-A Apply in Person
If you don’t want to apply online and prefer to apply in-person, you are strongly recommended to make your application with a filled out job application form, of which the template is provided above on this web page. Enter your local Chick-fil-A restaurant and request to talk with the management about current job openings. If there is any vacancy at the restaurant at the moment, you can apply for the job position.
What states have a Chick-fil-A?
Every US state except Alaska and Hawaii has a Chick-fil-A restaurant. You can find your local Chick-fil-A restaurant(s) by using the store locator of this major restaurant chain. Texas is the state with the largest number of restaurants, followed by Georgia and Florida. Texas has twice the number of Chick-fil-A restaurants than Georgia and Florida. In Houston, you can find over 50 Chick-fil-A restaurants. In Atlanta, San Antonio, Charlotte and Dallas, you can find 20 to 36 restaurants.
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