Panera will bring 100 American jobs to Tulsa metro

Panera’s new delivery service will bring 100 jobs to the Tulsa metro

Panera Bread at Tulsa Hills, photo by David Peterlinz

TULSA, Okla. (KUTL) — Panera Bread’s new delivery service in Tulsa means 100 new jobs in the area by this fall.

Up to 12 delivery team members are being hired at each Panera location.

The restaurants will offer delivery within a designated eight-minute radius. Delivery will require a minimum order of $5 with an additional $3 delivery charge. All delivery orders are currently placed online by credit or gift card. Hours of delivery service are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The franchise began rollout of delivery in Missouri in February, then the Oklahoma City area and Stillwater in March. Delivery should be available in the Tulsa metro this fall.

Panera will hold a job fair Tuesday, Aug. 29 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Tulsa Hills location. Applications can also be submitted online. Drivers will earn $12 to $15 an hour.