Interested job applicants are encouraged to visit the hiring center at 1214 Apollo Way in Sunnyvale any time Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The majority of new associates will begin work in February to help prepare for the store grand opening.
Here's the official press release Patch received from Walmart:
WHAT: Walmart will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated to open this spring in Santa Clara. A temporary hiring center has opened at 1214 Apollo Way in Sunnyvale.
Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Interested applicants may also apply 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 can learn more at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com.
“I started my career with Walmart as a temporary associate and now I’m very excited to begin hiring for the Walmart Neighborhood Market in Santa Clara,” said store manager Karina Arvizu. “We are looking for candidates who are eager, have great customer service skills and want to be part of our team. I look forward to offering the community a new, convenient location for healthy, affordable groceries and wellness products soon.”
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 healthcare coverage with no lifetime maximum. Walmart also offers eligible associates matching 401(k) contributions of up to six 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 February 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
1214 Apollo Way
WHEN: Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.