Team Member

    Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill -Knoxville
    126 North Cedar Bluff Road, Knoxville, TN
    Part-time, Full-time
    Starting at $10 per hour

    Job Description

    Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill - Knoxville is a locally owned and operated franchise location of Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill.


    Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill was founded in 2009 and is the premium destination for fresh, authentic Middle Eastern food. Oven baked pitas, hand cut salads and freshly prepared sauces all serve as an accompaniment to award-winning shawarma and falafel. Naf Naf is a fast casual restaurant with 39 locations (Illinois, Minnesota, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Washington D.C. Wisconsin, and Tennessee) and more under development. Naf Naf has received industry acclaim, being named a 2019 Top 100 Movers and Shakers by Fast Casual for two years in a row, a 2018 Top 40 Hottest Start-Ups by QSR Magazine, and a 2018 Future 50 Restaurants by Restaurant Business.

    We offer a fast-paced work environment and excellent opportunities for career advancement; stick with us and learn more skills, and we will reward you with progressive responsibility and a career path.

    Currently-offered benefits & perks for all Naf Naf employees:

    • Free Naf Naf food and Naf Naf gear
    • Flexible schedules based on availability and business need
    • Opportunities for professional development and advancement

    General duties included, but not limited to, the below. Duties will vary by position hired into.

    • Guest service
    • Training
    • Food preparation
    • Cash register operation while following all cash handling procedures
    • Dishwashing and sanitation
    • Shawarma building & pita baking (if trained), etc.
    • Other tasks as assigned, but not limited to, following all Company policies and procedures


    The qualifications for each of our hourly team positions (team member, baker, and shift leader) will differ based on responsibilities and requirements, however here's what we generally look for from every Naf Naf employee.

    • Willing to learn new tasks and ready to execute tasks the correct way
    • Enthusiastic and friendly with customers
    • Follows checklists, recipes, and all Naf Naf standards
    • A team player and help others when needed
    • Believes that challenging situations are an opportunity for learning and personal development
    • Able to perform all essential functions of the position
    • Able to stand and walk for up to 8 hours per day
    • Able to lift and carry up to 20 pounds (at minimum)
    • Able to exert fast-paced mobility for periods of up to 8 hours in length
    • Able to adapt to changing customer volume levels with a sense of urgency
    • Able to perform basic math calculations, basic reading, listening and speaking skills
    • Able to read and follow recipes and sanitation guides
    • Able to use cooking and/or baking measurement tools according to the listed recipe


    Minimum requirements to work at Naf Naf:

    • At least 16 years of age
    • Able to read and speak basic English
    • Able to provide the appropriate documentation to prove U.S. work eligibility
    • Has reliable transportation to and from the work location

    If you have specific questions about the minimum requirements for a specific position, please contact any of our restaurants and a General Manager can help you.

    Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

    We are an E-Verify employer.

    Posting ID: 547825198Posted: 2020-02-06