Catering Prep

Schmaltz Deli - Naperville, IL


When I say the impossible, it’s true, and many are not up to the challenge...many think that the front of the house is cleaning tables, working a register, talking to guest and giving that perfect is all of the above, and you have to juggle all of this while having fun with the guest.
We are the Original Schmaltz Deli in Naperville!
On top of a respectable wage and work life balance you will receive the skills to work just about anywhere!
Please feel free to come into the deli during a lunch rush and see for yourself, could you move with the chaos?
These are skills that will help you:

  • Food/sales/serving/cashier/catering/bartender/cook experience a plus!
  • Multi task different task (talk and walk)
  • Don't mind talking with many generations of deli patrons, keeping it clean... (Professional Schmoozer)
  • Does not mind cleaning, this is everyone's deli, what if your bubble came into eat here!? (food sanitation a plus!)
  • Nerves of steel! Our deli is LOUD, FAST and there is always something to do or learn. Bubbe will yell! (You will have many teachers.)
  • Team Player (A Must!)
  • Needs to be punctual
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ready to start Immediately!

Still reading? Good! Come into the deli and talk to any of the managers on duty. You just may be the right Schmaltzer!
Available shifts:

  • Cashier
  • Prep cook
  • Sandwich Artist
  • Wrap
  • Catering

-A.m. weekday/weekend-Lunch/close/weekend
-PT/FT-All day weekend
***No late nights!*****Compensation will be based on experience and availability.
If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out by email or in person at the deli.

Job Type: Full-time

Additional Compensation:

  • Tips
  • Store Discounts

Work Location:

  • One location

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is:

  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks - learn more at
  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma


  • Weekends required
  • Monday to Friday
  • Day shift