Chick-fil-A Careers and Jobs

Daytime Kitchen Team Member

Rate of pay$13 - 15 per hour

Job Summary/Essential Job Functions:  

Chick-fil-A Team Members seek to provide guests with a remarkable experience every day by working as a team to give each guest an expeditious and high-quality experience. The Team Member also treats those they work with, as well as guests, with honor, dignity, and respect. As a Kitchen Team Member, you will prepare, cook, assemble and present food safely, quickly and efficiently, meeting Chick-fil-A standards. You will also set up and breakdown work areas, maintain cleanliness and functionality, and are expected to provide exceptional customer service. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handle food according to procedures, i.e., storing, labeling and stocking, etc.
  • Ensures personal safety while operating fryers, ovens, and other kitchen equipment within the kitchen.
  • Professional conduct is held amongst all employees and guests.
  • Ensures the work environment is clean and well-stocked, i.e., utensils, equipment, counters, floors, etc.
  • Communicates clearly with all team members and guests.
  • Reports maintenance issues to Management.
  • Prepares ingredients and food according to recipes and directions for distribution.
  • Maintaining the proper amount of food and product at all times.
  • Sets up, operates, and breaks down food stations.
  • Monitors food temperatures and hold times.
  • Attends and completes required training.
  • Has morning and afternoon availability.
  • Proper personal hygiene is maintained.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Demonstrates knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of menu items.
  • Demonstrates good customer service skills and basic math skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with guests and team members.
  • Ability to meet physical demands for the entire shift, including standing for long periods and lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high-volume environment.
  • Ability to work quickly, yet efficiently and thoroughly.
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude.
  • Ability to follow directions.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Additional Information

At Chick-fil-A, the team member role is more than just a job, it's an opportunity. It's a stepping-stone to a successful future in the world of business. In addition to working directly for an independent Operator, team members gain life experience that goes far beyond just serving a great product in a friendly environment. Chick-fil-A is a great opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds, and no experience is necessary. Please consider visiting your local Chick-fil-A restaurant if you'd like to learn more about the team member experience. Here are some of the great benefits of working at Chick-fil-A:

  • Flexible Hours- You probably have commitments to your family, friends, school or sports teams. We will try to arrange your work schedule around them.
  • Closed Sunday’s All Chick-fil-A restaurants are closed on Sundays so you can have a day off to spend with family and friends.
  • Work Directly With A Chick-fil-A Operator- The Operator is an independent business person, responsible for the operation of the restaurant, who invests time in his or her employees, teaching them important business skills for the future.
  • Competitive Pay- Along with a competitive paycheck, you will work in a nurturing environment where you will learn valuable business and people skills.
  • It's a Great Place to Work- At Chick-fil-A, our Operators consider their team members to be more than just employees, they are a highly valued part of each Chick-fil-A restaurant. Our high retention rate is proof that team members really enjoy working at Chick-fil-A.
  • Opportunity for Growth- Advancement opportunities are available to qualified individuals based on the needs of the business.
  • No Experience Is Necessary- We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic people who enjoy serving customers. We will teach you everything else you need to know.

Applicants particularly encouraged to apply:

  • Bilingual
  • Open availability
  • 18 years of age or older OR 16-17 years of age with permitted availability during regular school hours

Chick-fil-A - Chick-fil-A Port Charlotte

1814 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL, 33948

This job posting is for an opportunity at a Chick-fil-A® Restaurant business independently owned and operated by a local franchised Operator. If you choose to apply for this position, you understand and acknowledge that your application and any information included with it will only be submitted to the Operator. Chick-fil-A, Inc. will not receive a copy of your employment application and will not be involved in any decisions regarding whether to hire you. If you are hired for this position, you also understand and acknowledge that the Operator’s restaurant business will be your employer, not Chick-fil-A, Inc., and that the Operator is solely responsible for all decisions related to your employment, including hiring, firing, discipline, compensation, scheduling and supervision.