HAZEL GREEN, Ala. – Walmart will hire approximately 300 associates to work at the new Walmart slated to open this spring in Hazel Green. A temporary hiring center has opened at 13471 U.S.-231.
Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. They will also be accepted on weekends, Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday, noon to 5 pm, from now through January 18.
Interested applicants may also apply online at http://careers.walmart.com. On the home page, applicants should select hourly retail jobs under the “Search Jobs” tab and follow the instructions that proceed.
Through Walmart’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, the company will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months.* Interested veterans may find out more at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com.According to store manager Michael Slovak, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates. “We are excited about finding a team that will help prepare this new shopping option for our community,” said Slovak.
Walmart provides a benefits program to eligible full and part-time associates.
For example, it provides a variety of affordable health and well-being benefits including health-care coverage with no lifetime maximum.
Walmart also offers eligible associates matching 401(k) contributions of up to 6 percent of pay, discounts on general merchandise, an Associate Stock Purchase Program and company-paid life insurance. Additionally, eligible associates receive a quarterly incentive based on store performance.
The majority of new associates will begin work this winter to help prepare the store for its grand opening.
*Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Walmart’s standard hiring criteria.
WHERE: Walmart Hiring Center
Hazel Green, Ala.
WHEN: Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm;
Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday noon to 5 pm (weekend hours in place through Jan. 18)
Information provided by Walmart