Looking for an opportunity that combines teamwork, community, and advancement, in a supportive environment that offers valuable benefits? If you said "yes", then you may be looking for Wawa! Find out what makes working at Wawa special and what it takes to be part of our team.
At Wawa, we want our associates to be happy and healthy. Our generous benefits reflect our commitment to our associates, are designed to fit your lifestyle, and help you build and plan for a great future. Here are some of the benefits offered to eligible Wawa associates:
At Wawa, we offer you the chance to take stock in your future – literally! With our Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), associates can benefit from the positive impact they have on our growth. As of 2012, more than 9,000 Wawa associates participate in our ESOP and collectively have a 29% ownership stake in the company.
When asked what working at Wawa is like, many associates use words like "special" and say it's like a family. We agree! Our 16,000+ associates value our culture of teamwork and the family-like bond we have with customers. In fact, our unique culture of teamwork, support, and pride has made Wawa a family as much as a business organization.
Wawa associates company-wide have a personal connection with their customers and are proud to work for a Company that is known for the quality of their products and their people. We value our people and place a high priority on their health, well-being, and personal development. That means providing our team with quality benefits, training, opportunities for advancement, and support. Find out more about the benefits and advancement opportunities we offer.
We care about our communities and take pride in working as a team with community and charity organizations that seek to improve and enrich the neighborhoods we serve. Each year, Wawa, our associates, and our customers team up with local and national charities to raise more than $5 million in donations to benefit organizations like the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the American Red Cross, local food banks, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and the Susan G. Komen Foundation Race for the Cure. At the neighborhood level, our associates get involved in important local causes and events. We believe that part of giving back is being a good neighbor, and we live this in and out of our stores.
Wawa is a lifelong learning experience. Just ask the many people who started here as store associates in their teens and are now working in important leadership roles 20 years later. It happens a lot! Last year alone, we promoted 22% of our nearly 17,000 employees.
A career at Wawa is the pursuit of possibility. You'll learn about our history, culture and values, and follow your very own customized training plan – we call it Custom-Made Careers.
As you move forward, Wawa University will guide you with comprehensive training courses and continuing educational programs. On-site, off-site. On the job, in the classroom. The goal is always to meet your evolving training and education needs. From Brand Fundamentals to Leadership Development to Career Enhancement, you'll have the chance to strengthen your career potential and achieve your goals.
When you work at Wawa, your job is to advance your career. Learn how and you could be one of those associates who makes a career of moving up at Wawa.