New restaurant opening near Union Station needs to fill 150 jobs

DENVER — A new restaurant opening near Denver’s Union Station is looking to fill 150 job openings.

Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen & Bar will open at 1650 Wewatta St. on May 2, according to a statement released by the company. The restaurant chain offers “scratch-made Southern food.”

Officials said they are looking to hire “150 energetic, career-driven individuals for full-time positions in the front and back of the house,” including sous chefs, line cooks, prep cooks, dishwashers, servers, bartenders and hosts/hostesses.

According to the company website, the average team member makes $16.37 an hour and the average manager makes $80,000 a year.

Tupelo Honey offers a tiered benefits program that includes company-paid health care, personal time off, child care reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, 401(k) matching and profit-sharing opportunities.

The restaurant is hosting open interview sessions for applicants each day through April 21 (excluding Sunday) from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Applicants can also apply online online.