Cashier / Food Prep

Garrett Popcorn Shops - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)

Are you interested in joining a team of fun, friendly and energetic people? If so, Garrett Popcorn is the place for you! We are looking for several wonderful people to join all shifts at our Chicago-area locations. Garrett offers competitive wages and benefits including paid vacation, insurance and 401k, plus free Garrett Popcorn! Check out our job description below and reply with your resume if serving Garrett Popcorn fans with a smile sounds like the opportunity for you!

Our clerks meet each of our guests, help them with their selections and prepare their orders. If you like to keep busy and enjoy making people smile, our clerk position may be just the thing. Apply today and have fun where you work!

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Provide welcoming and engaging customer service.
  • Smile, have fun and maintain a positive, upbeat attitude!
  • Work quickly while serving customers in a friendly & efficient manner.
  • Reconcile cash receipts and charged sales with shift manager at end of shift to verify accuracy.
  • Maintain food quality at Garrett Popcorn Shops standards.
  • Follow Garrett standards by filling each bag or tin with the correct amount of popcorn.
  • Fold and seal bags in the approved Garrett manner to maintain freshness.
  • Every team member is responsible for ensuring that their store is clean, presentable to customers, and fully stocked at all times. This includes sharing the responsibilities of cleaning.


  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Must have basic math skills and be able to make correct change.
  • Basic knowledge of the functions of POS systems and cash registers preferred.
  • Experience with food preparation in a fast-paced environment is preferred but not necessary.
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work varied hours/days, including nights, weekends, and holidays, as needed.
  • Must have (or acquire) current Illinois Food Handler Certificate.

Physical Demands

  • Standing a minimum of 4 hours per day.
  • Must be able to reach, bend, stoop, and occasionally lift 50lbs.

Job Type: Part-time