Assistant Managers/Shift Leaders Job Opening

Assistant Managers/Shift Leaders

Sonic Drive-In

Talladega, Alabama
$9.00 - $13.00 an hour


We train, develop and GROW our people, and are looking for more great people! As a SONIC Drive-In Assistant Manager, you are coaching and working side-by-side with your troops in a never-ending campaign to give America an infinitely more delicious food service experience. You will be involved in training and supporting drive-in restaurant employees, ensuring that food is delivered in a clean, safe and efficient manner and our customers have an exceptional experience.

We offer:

* Above industry pay...for Assistants, Shift Leaders and for Team Members

* A full insurance package available for all full-time employees

If you want a company you can work with the rest of your life, be appreciated for what you do and most importantly, provide for your family.....APPLY TODAY!!!

Essential Assistant Manager/Shift Leader job duties are listed below:

  • Manages, trains, monitors and coaches Crew/Team members, Carhops and Skating Carhops
  • Directs and assigns drive-in restaurant employees as needed to ensure all aspects of food service meet operational standards
  • Adheres to, monitors crew compliance of drive-in employee handbook, policies, practices
  • Performs restaurant opening and/or closing duties
  • Reinforces exceptional service culture, ensures employees always focus on serving guests
  • Immediately and respectfully resolves guest requests
  • Creating an exciting and productive atmosphere free of harassment and discrimination

Additional Assistant Manager/Shift Leader Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Advanced studies in business, restaurant management or related fields are preferred
  • Minimum of one (1) year of restaurant management experience (QSR preferred), successful experience running shifts without supervision
  • Required to work minimum 5 day workweek incl. irregular hours, nights, weekends, holidays
  • Understanding of labor laws, local health and sanitation laws and regulations
  • Solid leadership, supervisory practices and skills; ability to motivate and develop people
  • Effective verbal, written communication skills; basic accounting and computer skills
  • Ability to follow directions and work with autonomy once given directions; ability to multi-task
  • Problem solving, decision-making and conflict-resolution skills
  • Willingness to abide by the appearance, uniform and hygiene standards at SONIC

We value our people, we are growing our team - All we're missing is you, so APPLY TODAY!

***Here's how:

COPY AND PASTE the following into your browser to access/complete our online application process: -or-

Click on APPLY below, attach your resume and write us an awesome cover letter explaining why we can't possibly go on another day without making you a part of our team. We look forward to hearing from you!

SONIC and its independent franchise owners are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $9.00 to $13.00 /hour


  • Restaurant Management: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules