We’re All About Family

Whitt’s Barbecue is a family-run organization so we treat our employees like family.

Since we opened our first store in Nashville over 40 years ago,  we have had the chance to work with many amazing people. These folks have helped us grow and become a barbecue tradition in Music City and surrounding counties.

We are sincerely grateful for all who have been a part of our family through the years.

We’re Hiring

As we continue to serve our customers, Whitt’s Barbecue is always looking for new team members who work hard, have a great attitude and love to serve others.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K

Most of our locations are closed on Sundays and major US Holidays.

Our Employees Love Us

Our employees really seem to love working with us too!

Many of our managers and key personnel have been with us for over 10 years while others have been with us more than 20 years! Some have even gone on to open sub franchises in surrounding counties.  This is the kind of loyalty that really makes a difference!

Apply Today

If you feel that you may be a fit for our team, we would love for you to apply.


Ways to Apply:

  • Fill out the form on the right and click Apply
  • Submit your resume to info@whittsbarbecue.com
  • Apply in person at any of our Whitt’s Barbecue locations

If you have questions, please visit our Contact Us page or send us an email at info@whittsbarbecue.com

Employment Application Disclaimer and Acknowledgement

Whitt’s Barbecue does not discriminate in hiring of terms or conditions or employment on the basis of race color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, or any other basis upon which discrimination is prohibited by the municipal, state, or federal law. No question on this application is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.

The filing of an application with Whitt’s Barbecue is a preliminary step to employment. It does not obligate Whitt’s Barbecue to offer employment, or the application to accept employment. An offer of employment, if made, is for employment at will and is not to be construed as a guarantee of continued employment. Whitt’s Barbecue reserves the right to terminate the employment of any employee at any time. Any employee of Whitt’s Barbecue also has the right to terminate his or her employment with Whitt’s Barbecue at any time.

By submitting this Application for General Employment, you certify that the information contained within the application is correct to the best of your knowledge. You also agree that to falsify information is grounds for refusing employment, or for discharge should you be hired.

By submitting this form, in consideration for employment, you agree to abide by the rules and regulations of Whitt’s Barbecue.

By submitting this form, you authorize any of the persons or organizations listed within the General Application for Employment to give all information concerning your previous employment, education, or any other information they might have, personal or otherwise, with regard to any of the subjects covered by this application, and release all such parties from all liability that may result from furnishing such information to any authorized representative of Whitt’s Barbecue. You authorize Whitt’s Barbecue to request and receive such information.

Additionally, you acknowledge that your employment with Whitt’s Barbecue may be terminated, or any offer or acceptance of employment withdrawn, at any time, with or without prior notice at the option of the company or yourself.

By submitting this General Application for Employment, you declare your understanding that no representative of Whitt’s Barbecue has any authority to enter into any agreement for employment for any specified period of time, or to assure or make some other personnel move, either prior to commencement of employment or after you have become employed, or to assure any benefits or terms and conditions of employment, or to make any agreement, that is contrary to the foregoing.

How to Apply

There are four ways to apply. Pick the one you like best and go for it!

  1. Fill out the form below and click Apply at the bottom. Your application will be emailed to us.
  2. Download our application on PDF by clicking the link below. Then print the application, fill it out, and bring it to any Whitt’s Barbecue location listed on this website.
  3. Download our application on PDF by clicking the link below, print the application, fill it out, scan it and email it to info@whittsbarbecue.com
  4. Come see us at any of the Whitt’s Barbecue locations listed on this site and ask for an application.

Click HERE to download a PDF version of our application for employment

General Application for Employment

Are you able to commute to the location(s) you listed in a reasonable amount of time?

Daily Hours Preference

May we contact your present employer?

Did you complete this application yourself?

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