Assistant / Shift Manager - DeLand, FL

Job Description

An alternative to fast food, Zaxby’s offers fresh, prepared-at-order Chicken Fingerz, Wings, Sandwiches and Zalads. Zaxby’s most popular items are its hand-breaded Chicken Fingerz and jumbo Buffalo Wings smothered in a choice of nine sauces with names like Wimpy, Tongue Torch, Nuclear and Insane.

The quick casual restaurant, based in Athens, Ga.-based chain has boomed to more than 900 units in 20 states and continues to grow.

If you have restaurant management experience and you are seeking a new opportunity, then Zaxby’s is the place to be. Join a great company and lead an amazing team!

Job description:
Essential duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
Increase sales by providing outstanding products and service.
Provide Team Members with the appropriate training: food prep,
service, sanitation and safety.
Ensure a clean, organized restaurant, prepared to deliver quality food and Encore service.
Supervise, direct, and motivate Team Members to perform to their highest possible level of ability.
Provide leadership by creating enthusiasm, a positive mental attitude and commitment toward –
Company objectives; create an Encore work environment.
Recommend and carry out any necessary counseling, coaching, or disciplinary action.
Conduct interviews, evaluate applicants, and participate in hiring decisions.
Have a good working knowledge of all equipment, and assume responsibility for preventive
maintenance of a unit.
Maintain high standards of service throughout the operational day, leading by example.
Keep neat, accurate and current records providing the historical data to plan for increased sales
and profits.
Ensure all marketing plans are executed on time and accurately.
Communicate openly and honestly with subordinates, superiors and all others.
Order and control inventory by forecasting and analyzing past data: food, beverage, and supplies.
Work lunch, dinner and weekends
Lead Shifts and thoroughly know how to perform the job for each position - fill positions when short-staffed
Place orders to ensure sufficient and fresh food
Scheduling and calling in employees to ensure appropriate staffing
Greet customers, take orders, and work cash register as needed while providing supervision to employees
Perform office duties including counting cash drawers, payroll management, preparation of reports, completing charts and logs, managing employee shift changes
Perform such other duties, as directed by the General or District Manager
Responsible for increasing sales and making a profit.

Open and close the store - following all documented cash procedures etc

Physical Requirements:
Lifting up to 50lbs
Frequent bending, and occasional squatting or climbing
Standing or walking approximately 85% of the time
Occasionally reaching overhead
Occasional travel (less than 20%)
Ability to multitask, concentrate, and make quick mathematical calculations
Ability to communicate effectively with staff and customers
Ability to safely work around hot surfaces, fryers and sharp implements
Ability to use good judgement and make sound decisions

Type: Full-time

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Zaxby's - Volusia County

An alternative to fast food, Zaxby's offers its guests prepared-at-order Chicken Fingerz, Traditional or Boneless Wings, sandwiches, Zalads and Zappetizers, along with a variety of nine sauces. Childhood friends Zach McLeroy and Tony Townley hatched the Athens, Ga.-based chain in 1990 to provide a fun, relaxing atmosphere that would keep guests coming back for more. Consumers ranked Zaxby's as the Most Craveable Fast Casual in America, in Technomic's Consumer Brand Metrics program for 2013 and 2014, and QSR Magazine listed the chain as one of the 12 Best Franchise Deals in 2013, as well as a Top 30 Best Fast Food Restaurant.

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