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Papa John's International, Inc.

Public Restaurant

The secret to success is much like the secret to making a better pizza - the more you put into it, the more you get out of it. We’re as hungry for perfection today as we were when we first opened our doors more than 30 years ago. And we're driven to be the best at making innovative new products and recipes.

Quality is at our core. It’s the foundation we started with, from the first Papa John's pizza that was made in a broom closet in Jeffersonville, IN, to now more than 4,900 locations in 37 countries around the world.

Whether it's our signature sauce, toppings, our original fresh dough, or even the box itself, we invest in our ingredients to ensure that we always give you the finest quality pizza.

For you, it’s not just a better pizza. It’s a family gathering, memorable birthday, work celebration or simply a great meal. It’s our goal to make sure you always have the best ingredients for every occasion.


Full-Time shift leaders, drivers and team members are eligible to participate in the following programs:

Health, Future and Life Benefits

  • Fixed Benefit Health Plan (instead of Medical and EAP Insurance)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Hospital Plan (instead of Hospital Indemnity Insurance)
  • Term Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan

Employee Perks

  • Weekly Paychecks
  • Flexible Hours
  • Pizza Discounts
  • Direct Deposit
  • Training and Recognition Programs

Drivers are also eligible for tips and daily cash payout for mileage reimbursement.

Benefits listed are for corporate restaurants and locations only. Franchisees may offer different benefits.


The best ingredient is you.

When we say “Better Ingredients. Better Pizza.” we're not just talking about our dough and sauce. The most important ingredient at Papa John's is our people. At Papa John's, you're a valued team member right from the start. You'll be encouraged to contribute your best ideas, share common goals and create collaborative alliances. You'll also be given opportunities to improve upon the skills you have, while learning new ones.

We're part of the community.

Not only is Papa John's committed to our customers and team members, but we also believe in giving back to the communities that support us. We've donated nearly $1.3 million to the Junior Achievement program. We're also a proud supporter of the Boy Scouts of America and the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Sports play a big role.

If you're a sports fan, you definitely belong here. Papa John's is an official sponsor for more than 350 professional and collegiate sports teams. That means you can cheer on your favorite team as you help make game day awesome for our customers.


Papa John’s has more than 4,000 U.S. and global locations. Each day, our team members make it their goal to provide the great taste that keeps our customers coming back for more. In our restaurants, team members who provide outstanding customer service can take advantage of professional development opportunities and collaborate in a fast-paced environment.

Restaurant careers at Papa John’s include:

  • Delivery Driver
  • Field Operations
  • International
  • Restaurant Management
  • Restaurant Team Member