Chipotle aims to hire 15,000 during first nationwide jobs event of 2021

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Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said Monday that it aims to hire 15,000 workers during the Coast To Coast Career Day, taking place on Jan. 14. This is the first national hiring event of 2021. “Chipotle’s continued expansion and internal growth are key drivers for the job openings, ending 2020 with nearly 11,000 internal promotions and the possibility of roughly 200 new restaurant locations on the horizon,” the company said in a statement. Chipotle stock has rallied 63.5% over the last year while the S&P 500 index is up 17.1% for the period. Read: Chipotle’s drive-thru lanes could clear a path for a breakfast menu
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