Applicant Help

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Applicant Help

 

Applying for a Position

We handle all of our applications online on Wawa.com for both store and corporate opportunities. Click here to start your search. The site will guide you through our step-by-step application process.

Once you apply, you will receive a confirmation email and your application is visible to our Talent Acquisition Team. From there, they will review applications for open positions that we have. We take steps to value every applicant who applies, but unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive, we cannot call everyone. Store management applications remain active in the system for 90 days, at which point you can re-apply.

Once you apply, you will receive a confirmation email and your application is visible to the management team at the specific store you applied to. Our team reviews applications on an as-needed basis. After 5 days, your application also becomes available to neighboring stores within a 10 mile radius of the address you provided. This gives your application more opportunity to get noticed by our team, especially when we have many Wawa stores in one area.

We take steps to value every applicant who applies, but unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive, we cannot call everyone. Customer Service Associate applications remain active in the system for 90 days, at which point you can re-apply.

On our careers site, we have a list of our grand openings for you to easily apply to. Typically, a store starts accepting applications approximately 12 weeks before it opens.

Knowledge is power; so we made a quick guide for you to prepare and be your best self for an interview with us.

Yes, if you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability you can reach us 24/7 at our Wawa Call Center at 1-800-444-9292.

 

Issues with my Application

If your account is locked, please call Wawa’s Call Center at 1-800-444-9292.

You can reset your password online or you can call Wawa’s Call Center at 1-800-444-9292.

If you made a mistake, or need to make any kind of modification to your application, please call Wawa’s Call Center at 1-800-444-9292.

For store opportunities, you can only apply to one management position while your application remains active. You may, however, apply for both a Customer Service Associate and Management position at the same time. For corporate opportunities, you can apply for more than one opening at a time.

 

Do Your Homework

  • Get to know our brand and products by exploring our website, social media platforms and most importantly, visiting your local Wawa.
  • Read our job descriptions thoroughly.
  • Understand the pay scale for the position in which you are applying.
  • Know our hours of operation and what is expected of an hourly or management associate.
  • Be ready to share your journey and why you are exploring a career with Wawa.
  • Familiarize yourself with common behavioral-based questions (as those questions allow our recruiters to understand how you would handle competencies relevant to the role in which you are applying).
  • If you are applying for a management role, highlight your leadership appropriately.

Understand our Culture of “Fulfilling Lives, Every Day”

  • Learn our Wawa Values:
    • Value People
    • Delight Customers
    • Embrace Change
    • Do Things Right
    • Do the Right Thing
    • Passion for Winning
  • Visit a Wawa store and observe our team at work.
    • Are you inspired by the service they are providing?
    • Have questions for a manager? Ask them! (Our Wawa associates love sharing knowledge and stories about their Wawa experience).
  • Review our Employee Benefits and ask our recruiters for more information.

Be the Real You

  • At Wawa, we want you to be exactly who you are and bring your authentic self to work every day. Being who you are helps cultivate our inclusive and familial atmosphere of our associates, customers and those in our surrounding communities.
  • Listen carefully to questions you are being asked and be concise in your responses.
  • Come prepared with questions. An interview is a two-way street!
  • Simply put… Relax! Don’t let your nerves get the best of you.