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Champaign, IL
1001 to 5000 employees
1983
Company - Private
Fast-Food & Quick-Service Restaurants
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For some sandwich fans, the company with two first names is the first choice for subs. Jimmy John's Franchise operates and franchises more than 1, 000quick-service Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwich Shops in more than 35 mostly midwestern states. The ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver & In-Shop Worker in Concord, NC
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver & In-Shop Worker in Concord, NC
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    I have been working at Jimmy John's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great job for college students, set schedule, decent tips (if you drive), awesome managers, low stress job (physically and mentally), easy to move pay up quickly

    Cons

    Lower pay compared to some places
    System for asking off or calling out in the case of sickness or emergency is way stricter than other food service jobs
    Miles/wear on your car, if you drive
    No benefits for part time

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Jimmy John's Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Champaign, IL) in May 2012.

    Interview

    Two separate interviews.

    Nothing too difficult or out of the ordinary. Some personal performance questions.

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    Negotiation

    Just discussion with your direct hire. You have the option to negotiate salary, a vacation, etc.

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