Walmart hiring approximately 300 associates for new Hazel Green Walmart

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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 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 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
13471 U.S.-231
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

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