Pizza Hut is committed in helping the young needy people through their national programs and partnerships with other organizations.
Pizza Hut also sponsors Book It! A reading program for children they launched in 1984. They reward a Pizza Hut certificate for every student who will read books set by the teacher.
Yum! Brands, Inc.
Yum! Brands, Inc. are one of the world’s largest restaurant companies which has more than 40,000 restaurants worldwide. Their restaurant brands include KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut, which are the global leaders in chicken, Mexican-style food and pizza categories. The company is more proud of their more than 1 million associates from all over the world.
Pizza Hut was founded by Frank and Dan Carney, both are University of Wichita students in 1958. Pizza Hut was born when a friend of them suggested to open a pizza parlor in which Frank and Dan agreed upon the idea. They borrowed money from their parents to start the business. They got the named Pizza Hut when they’re making a sign for the restaurant and only had nine letters for the sign. Since they wanted to place pizza in the name and left with only 3 letters, they put hut because their restaurant looked like a hut so the name Pizza Hut was created. They opened their first restaurant in Wichita, Kansas. The oldest operating Pizza Hut restaurant in the world is located in Manhattan, Kansas. Pizza Hut experiments on their products some went successful and discontinue the less successful ones. They introduced the Stuffed Crust Pizza, Hand Tossed, Dippin’ Strips Pizza, Bigfoot pizza as their largest product and Thin N Crispy as their original style. The company’s first ad was in 1965.Their brand name shows a man that is ordered for a takeout and driving a 1965 Mustang Jr. while being chased by townspeople. Pizza Hut current slogan is Makin’ It great that was used from 1987 to 1993.
Pizza Hut’s international restaurants are located in Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, India, Bangladesh, Costa Rica and Southeast Asian countries line Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
Employment Opportunities at Pizza Hut
As a team member of Pizza Hut, you should possess a fun and friendly attitude to customers and with all members of the team. You should have the right attitude and understand the need of the customers. You should at least 16 years old.
Restaurant General Manager
As a restaurant general manager, you should create a place to work for your team. You should make your customer’s day and serve them with a great smile.
Average Salary for Hourly Position
• Shift Manager $9.67/hr
• Assistant Manager $10.07/hr
• Server $4.49/hr
• Team Member $8.09/hr
• Shift Leader $9.72/hr
• Delivery Driver $7.59/hr
• Cook $8.01/hr
• Customer Service Representative $ 7.86/hr
Average Salary for Full-time position
• General Manager $39,936
• Assistant Manager $30,537
• Restaurant Manager $39,850
Working at Pizza Hut
Some of the reviews made in the past and current employees of Pizza Hut said that the working environment and the management are very approachable for their team members. The company is open to teach new skills and new training programs for their employees to advance the career of those who are interested growing with the company. Some of the benefits that you can get from the company is having a health insurance, dental and vision insurance, pension plan, 401k plan, flexible hours, employee discount, free lunch or snacks, professional development training programs.