Careers At Buddy’s

Join the Buddy’s Family. Use our careers portal below to search and apply for positions.  Please select the tab for the location you are interested in.  Note that some of our locations are managed by Franchise Operators and follow slightly different application processes.

Applicants can also text 3257 to 31063 to get an application link.

Applicants can text 8423 to 31063 to get an application link.

If you are interested in a position at our Emory Rd, Lenoir City, or Sevierville locations, please call or visit the restaurant and request an application from the store manager.


404 E. Emory Rd.
Powell, TN 37849
Phone: 865-947-1953

1104 Hwy 321
Lenoir City, TN 37731
Phone: 865-986-5110

705 Winfield Dunn Pkwy,
Unit 1
Sevierville, TN 37876
(In Front of Hobby Lobby)
Phone: 865-428-5001

Positions available at Bearden Banquet Hall.

Bearden Banquet Hall, located at 5806 Kingston Pike, is the perfect place for an endless variety of tasteful events. From the elegantly simple to the simply elegant, we are here to shine.

As a member of our award-winning staff, you will provide the finest cuisine and first-class service, ensuring an unforgettable experience for our guests.

We can accommodate up to 300 guests. And we offer the latest in audio/visual equipment including four large, high definition screen TVs and wireless internet service.

Please click on any position for more information:

Assistant Chef



Positions available at Buddy’s Custom Catering.

Buddy’s Custom Catering, located at 5806 Kingston Pike, works with our customers to ensure that their event is tasty, successful, and stress-free.  While the majority of our catered events are served buffet style, we can also turn any of our catering menus into individual boxed meals for groups of any size and are able to easily serve individual offices or companies with multiple around-the-clock shifts.  

Buddy’s Custom Catering is able to cater jobs for any number of guests from simple events for 25 guests to multi-day/multi-shift events for thousands of guests.  We are able to cater bagged/boxed lunches, buffets, or plated meals.  We cater seven days a week and at any time, day or night.

Please click on any position for more information:



Positions available in our Management Program

Please click on any position for more information:

Restaurant Manager – GM

Entry Level Restaurant Manager