Assistant Manager

REQ #: 2953476
LOCATION: 1708 E Stone Dr, Five Guys, Kingsport, TN 37660


Position Title : Assistant Manager

Immediate Supervisor: General Manager

Positions Supervising: Crew

FLSA Status: Hourly


  • Lead employee, business and brand standards for their assigned storeAchieve OUTSTANDING customer and employee experiences
  • Assist the general manager in operations and Human Resource strategies
  • Leads their shifts with the Life's Food Core Values
  • Assists with training and developing store level personnel
  • Manages shift operations including food ordering and provides feedback on restaurant operations to the General Manager
  • Operates each shift by ensuring the correct inventory goals and labor targets are met and all equipment and facilities are maintained in excellent condition
  • Performs key duties in the kitchen during lunch and dinner shifts Monday through Sunday
  • Responsible for following and promoting all company policies
  • Provides leadership by generating excitement, enthusiasm and a positive mental attitude


  • A college degree
  • 2+ years of food service management experience with a similar scope of responsibilities or equivalent life experience
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills
  • Positive motivational leadership skills
  • Light repairs and maintenance abilities
  • Computer skills with POS knowledge


  • Weekly mystery shopper bonus program – when our mystery customer has an amazing experience, you get a bonus on your paycheck.
  • Cash and electronic tips shared among team members
  • Free meal on every shift
  • A fun, high-fiving, high-energy family environment
  • Chaplains in your store for when life get's bumpy or you need someone to talk to
  • Medical, dental and 401(k) match options
  • Opportunities for advancement including leadership development programs
  • Employee referral bonuses


This store is part of a family run franchise group that was named 2018 and 2012 Five Guys Franchisee of the Year. We operate stores in the Tennessee Tri-Cities, North Carolina and the coastal South Carolina region.

We offer shifts that run a variety of times throughout all seven days of the week. We start prep between 8:00-9:00am and we're finished with closing duties by 11:00pm. Our shifts typically run from as short as a couple of hours, during the lunch and dinner rush, to eight hours over a full shift, depending on the day and your availability.

We provide free meals, free uniforms & training and opportunities to grow within our company. 

Five Guys Burgers and Fries is one of America's most successful hamburger concepts, not just for its food, ranked the #1 burger in America by the Zagat survey, but also because of its employees. 

Interested? Apply with us and we'll see if you've got what it takes to become a part of our team and our family. 

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Five Guys started in Arlington, Va. in 1986, as a small, family-owned and operated carry-out burger joint. A cult-like following ensued, the press started taking note and now, decades later, there are nearly 1,600 locations worldwide. We're looking for people to join the Five Guys team and help us continue to grow! It is the policy of Five Guys to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Five Guys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.