Walmart begins hiring for Seligman store

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Retailer aims to hire 30 employees, has hiring kiosk at Cassville store

By Kyle Troutman

editor@casvsille-democrat.com

Preparing to open on Dec. 10, the incoming Walmart Neighborhood Market in Seligman is looking to hire 30 employees and has started the process of doing so.

A temporary hiring kiosk has opened in the Cassville Walmart Supercenter, located at 10340 Farm Road 2176.

Applications will be accepted Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and 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. Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Walmart's standard hiring criteria. Interested veterans may find out more information at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com.

According to Tim Williams, store manager, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates.

"We are looking for new associates that will be eager to provide the best customer service to our community," Williams said.

Walmart provides a benefits program to eligible full- and part-time associates, 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 November to help prepare the store for its grand opening.

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