RICHMOND, Va (WRIC) — Walmart is expected to hire about 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market that is on track to open this summer in Richmond.
A temporary hiring center has opened at 7138 Hull Street Road.
The hiring center will be accepting applications Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon.
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online here.
The Walmart’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months. Interested veterans may find more information here.
According to store manager William Billups, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates. “We are looking for associates who are committed to providing superior customer service to our residents,” said Billups.
Walmart does provide benefit programs to eligible full and part-time associates. The company 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.
Majority of new associates are expected to begin work later this month to help prepare the store for its grand opening.
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