Number of Employees: 46,000+
Headquarters: Dublin, OH
Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers, now an international chain of fast food restaurants, was founded in 1969 by Dave Thomas. Wendy's is the third largest hamburger fast food chain in the world with 6650 restaurants. More than 75% of Wendy's locations are franchise stores, which gives owners more control over certain aspects of the operation of the store. Wendy's sells a variety of fast food options, including hamburgers, French fries, chicken sandwiches, and Frosty shakes. All Wendy's burgers are made with fresh (not frozen) ground beef.
What to Expect When Interviewing
The majority of applicants that interview for a position at Wendy"s report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face interview with a store manager, in which standard interview questions are posed. An example might include a question such as, "What is your ideal hamburger?" Those applying for managerial positions may find a more rigorous interview process that may include a panel interview or a skills test. Potential employees can apply online or in person. Applicants who are offered positions may need to complete a drug test and submit to a background check.