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 currently have 12 Illinois based food store locations in: Savanna, Freeport, Kewanee, Lena, Marengo, Mendota, Morrison, Princeton, Rochelle, 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 both Rochelle and Winnebago and post openings on this page for those businesses as well.

Careers at Sullivan’s Foods | Current Openings

Sullivan’s Foods | Management Position | Princeton IL | Full-time
Join the growing team at Sullivan’s Foods in Princeton, IL. Sullivan’s is looking for an individual with previous management and perishable department experience. Must be self-motivated, well-organized, and have strong communications skills. Position involves product rotation, ordering, merchandising, inventory control, staffing, and ability to lift 50 pounds. This position involves alternating weekend work. Sullivan’s Foods offers Health, Dental, RX, 401K, earned vacation and sick time, and an employee discount program.

If interested apply in person at Sullivan’s Foods, 25 East Backbone Rd, Princeton, IL 61356, download and complete our application, or send your cover letter and resume by email to kchristensen@sullivansfoods.net


Sullivan’s Foods | Deli Clerk | Mendota IL | Part-time
Join a fun and exciting team at our Mendota, IL store. Part-time position for the 2:00pm–10:00pm shift. Must be willing to work weekdays, weekends, and holidays. Willing to work with the hired individual on schedule needs and rotations. Must be able to lift 50 pounds and have food service certificate/or be willing to obtain certificate. Position includes food prep, packaging, merchandising, customer service, and clean-up. Previous Food Service Experience Preferred.

If interested apply in person at Sullivan’s Foods, 1102 Meriden St, Mendota, IL 61342, download and complete our application, or send your cover letter and resume by email to kchristensen@sullivansfoods.net


ACE Hardware  | Manager | Rochelle IL | Full-time
Sullivan’s Foods in Rochelle has the ultimate and unique combination of an Ace Hardware Store inside the  grocery store, and we are looking to hire that perfect individual to manage the ACE Store. Qualified individual must have 1 to 2 years in customer service and management experience. Must have a strong back ground in fixing and repairing  in home and commercial settings. Position requires ordering, inventory control, merchandising, scheduling, and profit and loss statements. Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Must be willing to work alternating weekends. Position includes; Health, Dental, and RX. Earned Vacation and Sick Benefits, Paid Holidays, Employee Discount, and 401k.

If Interested apply in person at 320 Eagle Dr, Rochelle, IL  61068 download and complete our application, or send your cover letter and resume by email to kchristensen@sullivansfoods.net.


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 kchristensen@sullivansfoods.net. Please call us at 815.273.4511 or email admin@sullivansfoods.net for more information or assistance with the application process.

Thank you for your interest in Sullivan’s Foods.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action/Drug Free Workplace