Friday, July 4, 2014
Wal-Mart is accepting job applications for 300 sales associates positions at its new North Augusta store.
A temporary hiring center is open at 517 Edgefield Road, and applications are being accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon.
Interested applicants may also apply online at careers.walmart.com.
According to store manager Daniel La Dow, the store is hiring both full- and part-time associates.
ďIím excited to meet potential associates and bring great jobs to North Augusta. This store will provide new jobs, shopping options and low prices to the area,Ē La Dow said.
The North Augusta store is under construction on Highway 25, right off exit 5.
It is expected to open this fall, according to the company.
The majority of new associates will begin work in September to help prepare the store for its grand opening.
Through Wal-Martís Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, the company will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months, according to a press release.
Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Wal-Martís standard hiring criteria.
For more information on the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, visit walmartcareerswithamission.com.