Chick-fil-A Kitchen Team Leader Washington, DC

Chick-fil-A Kitchen Team Leader

Full Time • Washington, DC

Chick-fil-A Tenleytown Kitchen Team Leader


Chick-fil-A Tenleytown In-Line is actively selecting talented individuals who have a passion for serving others and are committed to excellence. Our vision is to grow and serve together and create "REMARK" able experiences for our guests.

Within Chick-fil-A, our Team Leader role is valued as more than "just a job". It is an opportunity. As a Manager, you will gain life experiences that extend far beyond serving a great product in a friendly environment. You will develop your leadership skills and be a positive influence on the team. Chick- fil-A is a great opportunity for people of all ages and backgrounds.

Being a Chick-fil-A Team Leader is the first stop to a successful career in the marketplace. Here are just a few of the excellent benefits of serving at Chick-fil-A.

We understand that you have commitments to your family, friends, school, and sports teams. We are dedicated to helping you work and keep your commitments to those relationships that are meaningful to you. We are committed to arranging your work schedule in a way that you can honor both.

All Chick-fil-A restaurants are closed on Sundays because we are dedicated to our team having a day off to rest and spend time with family and friends.

Along with a competitive paycheck, our team leaders serve in a nurturing environment where you will be equipped to learn valuable business, people, and life skills.

At Chick-fil-A, we consider our Managers to be more than just employees. Our Managers are a highly valued part of each Chick-fil- A restaurant. We ensure that our team sincerely enjoys being a vital part of the Chick-fil-A Brand.


  • Serve in day to day Operations
  • Build Great Team Culture
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Brand
  • Continually remind the kitchen how important their roles are to create "REMARK"able guest experiences. 
  • Ensure that all Chick-fil-A procedures and recipes are being followed
  • Be certified in food Safety and ensure all food safety requirements are being followed
  • Ensure that Daily Critical Assessments and RQA’s are 100% complete each day
  • Use the assessments to coach and develop the Kitchen team
  • Ensure that chicken tracking is being done correctly
  • Order inventory
  • Ensure that entire Kitchen and storage area is clean and organized at all times
  • Lead the training for all team members in the kitchen to make sure they are fully trained on all policies and procedures
  • Assist leaders to ensure food safety and speed of service standards are met on a daily basis
  • Ensure that equipment maintenance is being done correctly and consistently using the maintenance calendar



Core Values and Expectations:

  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Servant Heart
  • Ownership
  • Stewardship
  • Dedicated
  • Effective Coaching
  • Growth Mindset
  • Positive Attitude
  • Reliability
  • Initiative
  • Professional
  • Maturity
  • Respectful
  • Organized
  • Attention to detail

Success Measurements:

  • Customer Experience Monitor Scores
  • Restaurant Operational Excellence Scores
  • Team Member Evaluations
  • Leadership Team Evaluations

Experience Needed:

  • Leading a Fast Paced Kitchen
  • Equipment Maintenance


  • Competitive Pay
  • Flexible schedule
  • Leadership Development Program 

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The Team Member Experience

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:

Competitive Pay
Along with a competitive paycheck, you will work in a nurturing environment where you will learn valuable business and people skills.
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.
No Experience Is Necessary
We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic people who enjoy serving customers. We will teach you everything else you need to know.
College Scholarships
At Chick-fil-A, we believe everyone deserves an education. We offer Leadership Scholarships to eligible employees who qualify.