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Denny's Overview

www.dennys.com
Spartanburg, SC
5001 to 10000 employees
1953
Company - Public (DENN)
Restaurants, Bars & Food Services
$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 Restaurant Manager, Edgar Castillo, is pictured on his last day with his team in California. We are excited to share that he is moving to Arizona to lead one of our new restaurants!

  • Our home office team members celebrated the launch of Denny's on Demand this week! Each employee received a t-shirt and enjoyed delicious pancakes in our new packaging.

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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


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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Denny's full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Team building and training are great with the brand

    Cons

    24/7 we never close that can be difficult

    Advice to Management

    Talk to the Team like they matter, they drive the business

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Denny's Interviews

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    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Denny's.

    Interview

    It was very corporate had interview with three different managers I also did not like how some of the managers were in charge and I think I was too qualified and could have their positions of

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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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