Quick. Who's the first famous red headed person you can think of? Chances are, the girl from Wendys crossed your mind. Perhaps the most famous red headed pony tail girl with freckles in the world, is the girl on Wendy's logo. Wendy's Old Fashioned hamburgers was founded by Dave Thomas & John T. Schuessler on November 15, 1969, in Columbus, Ohio.
As of December 2006, Wendy's was the world's third largest hamburger fast food chain with approximately 6,700 locations following McDonald's 31,000 locations and Burger King's 11,200 locations. On April 24, 2008, the company announced a merger with Triarc, the parent company of Arby's. Despite the new ownership, Wendy's remains headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.
They are in the top three of most famous burger chains around the globe so they are always hiring and between them and their affiliates they employ more than 46,000 people in its global operations.
Wendy's Restaurants offer friendly, service-oriented people and an exciting place to work. The pace is dynamic and with over 6,600 restaurants, you'll be joining one of the largest quick-service restaurant chains. Imagine the opportunities our growth can offer you!
Benefits of working at Wendy's is that they have an extremely high percentage of hiring top level employees that started out flipping burgers and fries as regular crew members. In other words, working for Wendy's can mean a very long term rewarding career as they love promoting loyal crew members.
And, because they offer their team members the opportunity to move between departments, you can develop new career interests and even take your career in a new direction. You can keep on growing...and advancing...throughout your career!
Imagine starting out as a burger flipper and working your way up the corporate ladder to manager, then an executive poistion like director of operations or something.
Here's a cool Wendy's commerical about their Tuscan Chicken on Ciabatta. It's done in a classical Italian way.
Wendys job benefits include:
- Comprehensive health insurance with health savings account feature
- Optional dental and vision insurance coverage
- 401(k) with company match
- Life and disability insurance
- Optional supplemental life insurance for employee, spouse and children
- Flexible spending account
- Payroll direct deposit
- Employee assistance program
- Adoption assistance program
- Relocation assistance
- Employee meal discounts
- Paid vacation
- Paid personal and holiday time
- Service recognition programs
Does it get any better than that?
Get started! Wendy's serves up some of the best challenges and responsibilities every day. Plus, they'll invest in your growth because they know it leads to their success. That's why Wendy's offers a very thorough and comprehensive employees package.