MBJ: Corky’s plans job fair due to growth in fulfillment, catering, grocery
Corky’s Ribs & BBQ and Simply Delicious Catering, which are owned and operated by the same Memphis family, will hold a job fair Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Corky’s Cordova location at 1740 N. Germantown Parkway.
Full- and part-time positions are available at Corky’s Memphis area locations, Simply Delicious Catering and Prime Time Strategic Partners – the food shipping arm of the company.
“…I would say this crossroads today is the most growth-oriented day that we have ever been in,” said Barry Pelts, co-owner of Corky’s Ribs & BBQ.
Management of all the company’s different brands will be in attendance at the job fair.
Interested applicants should go to the Cordova Corky’s between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Oct. 20. Applicants should be prepared to talk about their job qualifications; professional attire is encouraged.
Corky’s has the following positions available:
- Supervisor and management positions (volume restaurant management experience required)
- Experienced servers
- Restaurant hosts
- Drive thru / cashier
- All kitchen positions: Cooks / dishwashers / busboys
- Restaurant bartenders
- Prep cooks
- Event chefs
- Event leads
- Event servers
- Event bartenders
- Fulfillment line supervisors with experience
- Pick and pack fulfillment facility
- Warehouse fulfillment with experience
- Cold storage / freezer packing