CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Walmart will hire up to 95 positions for the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated to open this winter in Cape Girardeau.
A temporary hiring center has opened at 2751 Thomas Drive in Cape Girardeau. The 95 positions include full and part-time jobs.
The new center is under construction.
Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Interested applicants may also apply online at http://careers.walmart.com.
The company will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months through its Walmart's Veterans Welcome Home Commitment. Interested veterans can find out more at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com. Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Walmart's standard hiring criteria.
A benefits program is available to eligible full- and part-time workers. Walmart provides a variety of 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. Eligible associates receive a quarterly incentive based on store performance.
The majority of new employees will begin work in December to help prepare the store for its grand opening.