By Emma Kielion
Aleigh Nelson has been working at the Batavia Chick-Fil-A location for about 2.5 years now and started working there at age 15. Chick-Fil-A has been a part of Batavia since 2013. Their chicken sandwiches are loved by many people in the town. Not only do they have great food, but it is a great place for teens in Batavia to work. Overall, a happy and safe environment for all people.
Q: What is it like working at Chick-Fil-A?
A: “Working at Chick-Fil-A is at times stressful, but overall, I enjoy my job. I work different positions almost every shift, alternating between front counter and working a position in the drive-thru.”
Q: What caused you to want to work at Chick-Fil-A?
A: “I wanted to work there because it seemed like a good job and it is close to my house.”
Q: Do you enjoy working at Chick-Fil-A? Why?
A: “Yes, it is fun to meet new people, and my co-workers make the job fun!”
Q: How much do you make an hour? How often do raises get offered?
A: “$10.25, but I have yet to be offered an opportunity for a raise.”
Q: Would you say they give you a reasonable number of hours?
A: “They do give a reasonable amount of hours; however, what your availability is, is typically what you get scheduled so at times it can be a lot to handle.”
Q: What is your favorite sauce? Why?
A: “Garlic and herb ranch because it goes perfectly with anything.”
Q: What do you think of your coworkers?
A: “I love my co-workers! I have made friends through my job and already had friends working there going into the job.”
Q: Would you recommend this job to a friend? Why?
A: “I would recommend this job to my friend. You would make more money than an average job in Batavia and it is a lot of fun, as well as good experience.”
Q: If you could change one thing about Chick-fil-a what would it be? Why?
A: “The one thing that I would change about Chick-Fil-A is I would add a second window in the drive-thru. I believe that would speed up the drive-thru process greatly.”