Careers at K&W

The K&W “Employee Family” is comprised of over 2,500 hard-working, dedicated individuals.
Some are longtime employees with over 30 years of service, while others are new to K&W.

Learn about the benefits of working at K&W below. Then, search for current job opportunities and apply online today!

Hourly Positions

Hourly positions at K&W offer the flexibility of full-time or part-time work schedules, above average starting pay and the possibility for advancement.

Benefits for full-time, hourly employees include:

  • Health/Life Insurance
  • Free Meals
  • Uniforms
  • Paid Vacations
Hourly positions most often available at K&W
  • Cashier (pre-employment background records check will be conducted)
  • Checker (tallies customer ticket at end of serving line)
  • Serving Line, Dining Room, and Dish Room personnel
  • To-Go Shop Staff

Other positions may also be available.

K&W Cafeterias participates in E-Verify. We will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

K&W Cafeterias, Inc., will continue its policy of offering employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age, handicap, religion, or national origin.

Management Positions

K&W is looking for management-savvy individuals who have a passion for the restaurant industry. We know talented and dedicated management is a necessity for our further success. K&W Cafeterias maintains the highest customer count per unit of any cafeteria chain in the nation. Dedicated employees and great food at reasonable prices has been a simple, but successful formula for our success since 1937.


A background records check is required of all applicants seeking a management position.

Cafeteria Manager benefits include:
  • Health/Life Insurance
  • Dental Reimbursement Plan
  • Long Term Disability Plan
  • 401K Plan
  • Credit Union Service
  • Service Awards
  • Free Meals
  • Paid Vacations
  • Six Personal Days
  • Five-day work-week with no late hours. (Approximately 55 hours per week)

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