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 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
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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