New Cabot Walmart Neighborhood Market Needs Workers

Published 08/19 2014 02:04PM

Updated 08/19 2014 02:07PM

CABOT, AR - Workers are needed for a new Walmart Neighborhood Market set to open this Fall.

Walmart officials say the company will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new store on S. Pine Street.

A temporary hiring center has opened at 1102 S. Pine Street.

Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Interested applicants may also apply online (click here).

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 click here to find out more. 

According to store manager Andrea Gibbons, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates. “This store will bring not only a new shopping option, but great jobs and careers to the Cabot community,” said Gibbons. “I look forward to meeting potential associates.”

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 October 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.

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