Clearwater, Florida -- Wal-Mart announced it is now hiring for its new Clearwater Neighborhood Market store slated to open this winter.
Store manager Sarah Parker says the store will be hiring up to 95 full- and part-time associates.
The company has set up a temporary hiring center has opened at 300 S. Duncan Ave., Suite 275 for interested applicants. Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday or online at http://careers.walmart.com.
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.
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 in December 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.