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Work in a Fast Food in Ocean Springs area, MS

E-117344 Work in a Fast Food in Ocean Springs area, MSFor: University or college students
Work Travel USA
Visa required:
J1 Visa
Summer vacations

Area pictures: Explore the area with Google Panoramio

Job Title: Housekeeping/Diswashing
Employer Type:
Fast Food
Arranged By: InterExchange, Inc.
Employer ID: E-117344


Description of Business: This company is part of the world’s largest chain of fast food restaurants. They opened in 1953 and now currently operate over 30,000 restaurants in over 122 countries.

Description of Area: These stores are located in Ocean Springs area, Mississippi. Your apartment will be located near the beach, bus service will be available daily.

Travel Time to the job site, example: 5 hours from New York by plane.

Area pictures: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]

Job Details

Work Description: Your responsibilities will rotate between the kitchen, customer service, and general cleaning. You will be assigned to one or more of these areas on a rotating basis, depending upon where your employer needs you the most. You need to speak intermediate English to work customer service.

Salary and Bonuses: $8.25 per hour, overtime hours paid time and a half.

Work Hours: You will work up to 40 hours per week. Sometimes you will be asked to work overtime and will be paid time and a half for these hours.

NOTE: This permanent schedule will be given to you immediately upon arrival and you may find another job around these hours.

Job type illustrations: 1992-2009 Participants’ Photos [coming soon]


Accommodation Cost: $100.00 per week

Accommodation Description: You will be sharing housing with other international students. The $100.00 charge includes: housing, transportation to and from work, electricity, water, cell phone (employer puts $20.00 on card, after that you need to replenish minutes), furniture, dishes, bedding, wireless computer access and two computers within the apartment complex. Meal Discounts: Discounted meal while on shift, limit one meal per shift. All drinks are free.

Accomodation Pictures: How we lived in America 1992 – 2009 – participants’ photos


Requirements: Not specified.

Standard requirements for the Work Travel USA program sponsored by InterExchange, Inc. are:

  • Conversational English
  • Minimum placement duration 12 weeks (or for summer, until Labor Day, whichever is longer)
  • Minimum placement is 2.5 months in national parks

Uniform/Dress Code: No facial or body piercing, long hair must be pulled back. Men: No full beards, only mustaches and neatly varying goatees, no earrings. Shirts, hats and pants provided for free. Student must pay for them if they do not return them upon departure.


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How to Apply

Do you like the employers shown in this section? Would you like to work for an employer like that?
Great! Apply for the Work Travel USA program and enjoy your summer adventure in the USA!

The program allows you to indicate three preferences for the area of the USA where you would like to be placed, and three preferences for the type of employer you would like to work for.

Although the program sponsor can not guarantee that your preferences will be met, it does guarantee you one job placement! All the employers listed here hosted international students in the past and the placements provided for an unforgettable summer!

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