Dave & Buster's To Bring 250 Jobs To New Orleans
Dave & Buster’s restaurant, bar and entertainment arcade
NEW ORLEANS — Dave & Buster’s is slated to open its first Louisiana location in downtown New Orleans in May and is looking to hire more than 250 enthusiastic individuals to join the team. The new site, located at 1200 Poydras St., will boast more than 40,000 square feet of food, drinks and entertainment. Positions are available in both front and back-of-house capacities, including servers, bartenders, hosts, line cooks, game techs and more.
“We are thrilled to open our first-ever location in Louisiana and what better place to do that than New Orleans,” said General Manager, Jackie Wash. “We’re looking forward to becoming an integral part of the New Orleans’ community and are eager to meet energetic applicants looking to join Dave & Buster’s dynamic work culture. For those who want to work in a lively, fast-paced, and fun atmosphere, we encourage you to apply today.”
Dave & Buster’s offers its employees far more than the average restaurant or bar by providing an upbeat and fun work atmosphere with like-minded individuals who pride themselves on delivering a top-notch guest experience, reps said.
Reps said Dave & Buster’s employees are encouraged to take advantage of:
• Great Benefits: Dave & Buster’s offers an attractive benefits package for a number of positions. Benefits include medical, dental, vision and a 401K.
• Internal Promotion Opportunities: Dave & Buster’s offers a High Potential program, enabling high-performing employees to move quickly into new positions. Fun fact: More than 30 percent of the brand’s current management base was promoted from within the company.
• FUN!: Dave & Buster’s employees love working in an entertaining atmosphere that shows the biggest sporting events on huge televisions, offers upscale dining and features hundreds of the latest arcade games.
Dave & Buster’s will also offer food, drink and entertainment in an upscale and modern interior, reps said. The restaurant’s mouth-watering, chef-crafted menu combines fun and flavor in American fare with innovative items such as the pepperoni pretzel pull-apart, carnivore pizzadilla, all-new Nashville-style crispy hot chicken and BBBacon burger featuring three different types of bacon, they said.
The restaurant will offer an equally innovative cocktail menu that includes tropical tiki drinks, the priginal CoronaRita, adult snow cones, the strawberry watermelon margarita poured over strawberry ice cubes, Glow Kones featuring a multicolored flashing cube and the all-new, one-of-a-kind Smashtail cocktails.
Guests can play more than 150 of the latest games including the new zombie-rrific "The Walking Dead" Arcade Game and Zombie Snatcher, Tailgate Toss and "Star Trek." They can redeem those hard earned tickets with a trip to the Winner’s Circle to shop for a variety of prizes, including Apple products, Xbox games, sports memorabilia and much more.
Dave & Buster’s, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, operates 95 large-venue, high-volume restaurant/entertainment complexes throughout North America, and will open the 96th location in Tucson, Arizona in April. The exciting environment of Dave & Buster’s also provides the perfect setting for corporate and group event, reps said. Each Dave & Buster’s offers an impressive selection of high-quality food and beverage items, combined with the latest games and attractions. Guests can watch sporting events in D&B Sports and play state-of-the-art simulators and games of skill they can’t play anywhere else, reps said.
Interested candidates should complete an online application here