Thank you for your interest in a great career opportunity with Chick-fil-A. Here, you are taking the first step towards a very rewarding career. Every job at Chick-fil-A will prepare you to be the best you can be. That is our promise to you.

At Chick-fil-A, the team member role is more than just a job, it's an opportunity. 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.

Your Success is our Success

Work in a Chick-fil-A restaurant

A job at Chick-fil-A is more than just a job. It's a stepping-stone to a successful future in the world of business. 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 Sundays

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. Here at Chick-fil-A, you’ll have the opportunity to work closely with a highly motivated and driven Owner/Operator who is personally vested in your success.

Competitive Pay and Scholarship Opportunities

Along with a competitive paycheck, you will work in a nurturing environment where you will learn valuable business and people skills. At Chick-fil-A, we believe everyone deserves an education. We offer Leadership Scholarships to eligible employees who qualify.

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.

Back-of-House Team Member

Our Back-of-House Team Members work in a fast paced, high energy environment. The responsibility of our BOH Team is to produce the highest quality food with precision and accuracy, continually observing and implementing the proper quality-assurance and food-safety procedures. Job opportunities as BOH Team Member is generally offered as a full time or part time restaurant job.

Job opportunities as a BOH Team Member is generally offered as a full time or part time position.
Make sure to enter your detailed availability. Include that Sunday's are unavailable.

Back-of-House Team Member Requirements & Responsibilities:

-Must be 18 years of age or over
-Able to lift 40-60 pounds on a consistent basis
-We are currently seeking candidates with an open/flexible schedule, but must have availability on Friday and Saturday
-Prior experience as a cook, grill cook, fry cook, prep cook, line cook, chef, or restaurant crew member, team member or other BOH part time restaurant jobs is preferred, but not required.
-Must be able to work on your feet for several hours at a time.
-Bilingual (English and Spanish) applicants are particularly encouraged to apply, though not required
-A valid Food Handlers Card is required, though it can be obtained upon hire

We are looking for applicants who exhibit the following qualities:

-You must be hard-working, team-oriented, friendly, and honest
-Motivated by serving
-Approachable, confident, trustworthy and a positive attitude
-Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
-Possess a high degree of initiative to take action
-Strong communication skills

Applicants must be able to:

-Work Quickly and Efficiently
-Follow Food Safety and Cleanliness Guidelines
-Maintain Proper Quality Parameters
Special Instructions
Please do not apply unless you are 18 years of age. You will not hear back if you apply and are under 18.

Make sure to enter your detailed availability. Include that Sunday's are unavailable.

We look through these applications and will follow up if we are interested.

Please do not send any emails, resumes, or call.
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Chick-fil-A - Grossmont
8200 Parkway Dr.
La Mesa, CA 91942
(619) 465-4812
Hours of operation
  • Mon: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 06:30 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Sun: Closed