Sullivan's Foods Associate

Careers at Sullivan’s Foods

Sullivan’s Foods is a family owned and operated grocery retail business serving Northern Illinois since 1967. Our first priority is to treat our customers as we would want to be treated. If you love to take care of customers in a fast-paced environment, we’d love to talk with you. 

We have 11 Illinois based food store locations in: Savanna, Freeport, Kewanee, Lena, Marengo, Mendota, Morrison, Princeton, Mt. Morris, Stockton, and Winnebago.

We also operate Savanna Inn & Suites and Savanna Station (fuel and convenience store) in Savanna as well as Ace Hardware stores in Savanna, Mendota, and Winnebago and post openings on this page for those businesses as well.Sullivan's Foods Associate

Current Openings

Produce Clerk | Part-time | Winnebago IL

Produce Clerk position is available at Sullivan’s Foods in Winnebago , IL. This is a great position for an individual who enjoys the public, and enjoys working with fresh produce. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. This position includes working the produce case, culling produce, merchandising, cutting fruit, packaging. It’s a refreshing and cheerful job where there is good team spirit and a feeling of accomplishment at the end of the shift. Shifts are variable and can be somewhat flexible to fit both the store and the employees schedule. This is a great position for someone who enjoys the days shift hours, and who may be looking to re-enter the work force. This is a part-time position.


Service Deli Clerk | Part-time | Winnebago IL

Winnebago Sullivan’s Foods is looking to hire Service Deli Clerks. This is a great job for individuals who enjoy working in the public and working with food. Job duties include: food prep, frying chicken, designing specialty platters, making salads, packaging, food displays, and clean up duties. Hours are variable and can be flexible to fit your schedule. Day and evening hour shifts are available, must be willing to work some weekend hours. ( typical is alternating weekends). Must be 18 and must be able to lift 50 pounds. This is a great position for someone who is looking to re-enter the work force, or a college student looking for summer work. Sullivan’s Foods Deli Department is under new management and has put together a great team and looking to add more team members. Come join the fun and excitement in a safe environment. Sullivan’s Foods has placed high priority on cleanliness and the safety and wellness of our associates and customers. Please apply on Indeed:

Coffee Bar Attendant | Part-time | Freeport IL

Sullivan’s Foods in Freeport has a new coffee bar shop inside the store and is looking to hire coffee bar attendants. What a fun, and exciting position in a busy location. Coffee Bar Attendants will be responsible for making a variety of coffees, espressos, and protein shakes. The Coffee Bar Attendant will also be responsible for the observation and following of procedures for the gaming machines, serving/selling of alcohol and cashier duties. Individual will also be responsible for maintaining a clean and neat environment. Must be 21 years of age and willing to take the BASSET and Food Safety course. Must be friendly and able to work quickly and independently. Some flexibility with scheduling. Coffee Bar will be open from 7a – 10p. There will be 3 shifts available per day, 7 days per week. Apply on Indeed or you may also apply in person at Sullivan’s Foods in Freeport. Indeed: 

Sales Clerk | Part-time | Savanna IL
The Savanna Station in Savanna is looking to hire a Sales Clerk over the age of 18. This individual will be responsible for cashiering, filling stock, customer service, and evening clean up duties. Individual must be friendly, responsible, reliable and able to work independently. This is a great job for a college student or someone who is looking for a second job. Shift is primarily evenings and weekends, but can be somewhat flexible with hours. Approx. 28 hours per week. Please apply in person at the Savanna Station at 1230 Chicago Ave., Savanna, IL. If you enjoy meeting new people you will love this job!

Application forms are available at the Savanna Station or by clicking the “Apply Now” to download the form and either drop it off, or email your cover letter and resume by email to our Human Resources department

Small Engine Repair | Part-time | Savanna IL

The Savanna ACE Hardware is looking to hire and individual who has experience with small engine repair. This position can be molded to fit the likes and needs of the right person. Are you just interested in small engine work, that offers flexible schedule ? That’s Not a problem! If interested in steady work you can work a dual position as a clerk and also do small engine repair. This is a great opportunity for the individual who loves motors and people! If interested you may apply in person at the Savanna ACE Hardware at 108 Main Street, Savanna or apply on Indeed. The Savanna ACE Hardware is the place and small engine repair is the job!

Job Type: Part-time | COVID-19 considerations: To keep cashiers and staff safe we do have plexi-glass at the cash registers, as well as hand sanitizer and ongoing cleaning and sanitizing. At the present time all staff are required to wear masks. | Work Location: Savanna, IL | Hours per week: 20-29

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is: Dependable, enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects, enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction, detail oriented, enjoys taking on challenges, enjoys working with little direction
1 year preferred experience, flexible schedule, weekends required, Day shift, 8 hour shift, Night shift
Please apply in person at Savanna Home & Hardware ACE, 108 Main St, Savanna, IL 61074; download our application by clicking the button below and submit by mail or email; or email resume and cover letter to

We offer all our employees flexible scheduling in a fun and clean environment. We are always looking for motivated, energetic people to join our team. Application forms are available at our Customer Service counters at your local store or by clicking the “Apply Now” to download the form and either drop it off at your local store, or email your cover letter and resume by email to our Human Resources department Please call us at 815.273.4511 or email for more information or assistance with the application process.

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