Taco Bell to hire 3,500 new workers

May 9, 2017

Taco Bell aims to create 3,500 new jobs this summer, as it looks to reach 8,000 U.S. locations by the end of 2022. The chain expects to open approximately 80 restaurants in the summer.

“Last year, we announced our commitment to hire 100,000 new team members in our system by 2020,” said Brian Niccol, Taco Bell CEO. “We are now taking that commitment to the next level with recruiting and employment programs to help us and our franchisees invest in our employees and their experience in significant ways.”

The newly created positions will be geared towards short-term and seasonal work, or