Kum & Go Food Service Associate in Ankeny, Iowa

Food Service Associate

Location:Store 518 - 3603 NE Otterview Circle, Ankeny, IA 50021

Employment Duration:Part time

About Kum & Go

At Kum & Go, we are striving to become the #1 convenience retailer in the U.S. We're excited about this effort and serious about achieving it. One way that we are progressing toward this part of the Kum & Go Vision is by truly embracing our culture and the elements that comprise it.

Our culture is driven by five core values:

  • Passion - "We love what we do, and it shows in our work."

  • Integrity - "We do the right thing, even when it is difficult."

  • Teamwork - We believe that greatness is only achieved in unity."

  • Caring - "We have genuine compassion for our customers, associates, families and communities."

  • Excellence - "We expect and deliver superior performance."

Description

Do you enjoy a fast-paced atmosphere and have a passion for retail? Kum & Go is looking for Food Service Associates who will maintain the highest level of food safety while preparing and serving fresh and convenient food options to our valued customers. The Food Service Associate will partner with the store team to achieve our vision of becoming the #1 Convenience Retailer by 2021.

Additional Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that all food safety and sanitation standards are met.

  • Safely operating kitchen equipment and following procedures for food preparation and presentation.

  • Assisting with the display, stocking and signage of products.

  • Providing fast, friendly customer service.

  • Promote the Kum & Go vision and values internally and externally.

  • Exhibits professionalism in appearance, conduct and judgment.

Education/Experience:

High School diploma or GED preferred. Customer service and food experience a plus.

Minimum Skills and/or Knowledge Required:

  • Basic computer and math skills

  • Demonstrates a friendly, helpful customer service attitude

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to adapt to change

  • Willingness to support food program and procedures

  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining high detail orientation

  • Strong drive for success

  • Broad availability to include nights, weekends and holidays

  • Regular attendance

  • Professional and approachable appearance

  • Ability to demonstrate core values; Teamwork, Excellence, Integrity, Caring, Passion

Kum & Go is one of the largest privately-held, company-operated convenience store chains in the United States, and is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa. With approximately 440 stores across 11 states throughout the Midwest, we are distinguished from our competitors by our excellence in customer service. Our entrepreneurial company is taking progressive steps to increase how the brand is leveraged to support our tremendous growth. Kum & Go considers people to be their greatest asset…come join us!