Be at least 18 years old.
Must possess a high school degree or equivalent.
Be able to speak, read and write English.
Must have use of personal car; valid driver’s license
Meet state, county, or municipal regulation pertaining to health and food handling.
Must possess basic computer and math skills, including understanding of units of measurement.
Must possess at least one year experience in the hospitality industry, or proven performance for three months as an El Pollo Loco Shift Leader.
- Extensive standing
- Exposure to heat, steam, smoke, and cold.
- Must have high level of mobility/flexibility in space provided.
- Exposure able to work irregular hours and under heavy pressure/stress during busy periods.
- Bending, reaching, and walking.
- Using telephone.
- Communicating with customers.
- Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
WKS Restaurant Corporation began operating its 1st El Pollo Loco restaurant in 1988 in the City of Long Beach, California. WKS is currently the largest franchisee of El Pollo Loco restaurant chain, operating 50 plus units located in California and Arizona, WKS currently employs 1,300 people in its El Pollo Loco operations.
WKS Restaurant Corporation is also a franchisee of Denny’s restaurants, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts and Corner Bakery Café. We have over 100 locations across 4 brands in 7 states with over 2800 team members.
In September 2007, WKS was honored by the International Franchise Association as a Franchisee of the Year.
WKS Restaurant Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to work force diversity.