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Denny's Overview

Spartanburg, SC
5001 to 10000 employees
1953
Company - Public (DENN)
Casual Restaurants
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Denny's is America's diner. This is where Americans have come for over 60 years now to sit back, relax, and enjoy delicious, hearty meals 24/7, every day of the year. From breakfast anytime to satisfying lunches and dinners, if ... Read more

Mission: Every hour of every day we bring friends, family and communities together by serving up classic, affordable comfort food in a warm, embracing, come as you are environment. We will accomplish this by unwavering commitment to our Guiding Principles.

Company Updates

  • Our team members represented the brand by attending the Mayor's Unity Breakfast in Spartanburg. The event kicked off the city's Unity Week Celebration that promotes diversity and honors Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Through the end of January, every guest that creates an account and places an online or mobile order through "Denny's on Demand" will receive a complimentary Build Your Own Grand Slam to enjoy with their next order on the platform.

    Denny's Giving Away Build Your Own Grand Slams Through January

    Since its inception in May 2017, "Denny's on Demand" the first-of-its-kind online and mobile ordering platform-has been delivering guests the convenience they crave along with the diner classics they love, whenever and wherever they want it-to the tune of over 800,000 orders to date.

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Denny's – Why Work For Us?


BRING YOUR TALENTS TO THE TABLE

Employees are the face of our brand, and we invest in their growth and development.

Take a peek into just a few of the career opportunities Denny's has to offer.

It is Denny’s strong belief that America’s diversity is one of the greatest assets in this global economy. As a commitment to this belief, Denny’s has implemented diversity initiatives in many different areas of the company’s operations. As of 2015, minorities make up 64.1% of Denny's total workforce, and 45% of our total restaurants are minority owned. Since the inauguration of Denny’s Supplier Diversity Initiative in 1993, the company has spent over $1.6 billion with minority and women owned business enterprises.

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Our Denny’s family is our most important asset. We trust, support, and respect each other and work together for the greater good. We recognize the contributions of all and empower each and every one of us to achieve great things. Together, we will celebrate our successes and have fun doing it.


LET US FEED YOUR CAREER

A Denny's internship offers hands on experience and career and development opportunities. 

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DEPARTMENTS

 
  • Legal
 
  • Finance

 
  • Marketing
 
  • Information Technology

 
  • Human Resources
 
  • Operations

 
  • Business Development
 
  • Quality Assurance

 
  • Product Development
  

PROGRAM

Our program is a 12-week, 40-hour competively paid position located at Denny's Corporate Headquarters in Spartanburg, SC.

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process is simple. To apply for next year’s internship program, click the button below to leave your information.

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DENNY'S HOME OFFICE

Creating growth opportunities for our employers, franchisees and communities we serve.

WHAT WE DO

We have positions for everyone, and even outside the Diner.

We’re always seeking talented individuals to join the team in our home office too. To keep our operations running smoothly we have dedicated teams across all of the departments listed below.

DEPARTMENTS

  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Business Development
  • Product Development
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Operations
  • Quality Assurance


Denny's Reviews

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Denny's President & CEO John Miller
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    Current Employee - Restaurant Manager in Orlando, FL
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    I have been working at Denny's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work for

    Cons

    The late night hours can get rough

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Denny's Photos

Denny's photo of: We hosted our international franchisees in Miami, Florida for the first International Franchisee Summit. Participants enjoyed a behind the scenes tour of the Miami Heat arena!
Denny's photo of: Our franchisees in Florida sponsor an annual Tour de Force bike race that benefits families of fallen police officers.
Denny's photo of: Our Field Marketing team enjoyed a Texas Rangers game during a planning meeting.
Denny's photo of: We recently participated in Walk during Lunch Day
Denny's photo of: Our employees enjoy an onsite restaurant open for breakfast and lunch
Denny's photo of: No Kid Hungry Fundraiser
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Denny's Interviews

Experience

Experience
64%
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Getting an Interview

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    Shift Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Denny's (San Antonio, TX) in December 2017.

    Interview

    I met with the GM and RM both were very professional. The interview was what you would expect and I never felt uncomfortable or suprised by the questions asked.

    Interview Questions

    • What previous experience do you have in the food service industry.   Answer Question
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Denny's Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work in SC, SC Best Companies, 2016
  • Silver Plate(Chain Full Service/Multi-Concept), International Foodservice Manufacturers Association, 2015
  • Franchise 500(8), Entrepreneur Magazine, 2015
  • Best Practices Award, TDN2K, 2015
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