Walmart Job Fair Set For Fishers

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Walmart is holding a hiring event Thursday in Fishers. The retailer is looking to fill nearly 100 jobs at the soon-to-be-open Fishers Neighborhood Market. November 19, 2013

News Release

FISHERS, Ind. - Walmart Hiring for up to 95 Jobs at New Fishers Neighborhood Market.

WHEN:

Thursday, Nov. 21, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE:

BridgeWay Community Church, 12945 Parkside Dr., Fishers, Ind. www.bridgewaycc.com . Please note the church is part of an industrial park.

WHAT:

Walmart will hire up to 95 associates for the new Walmart Neighborhood Market opening January in Fishers at 131st St. and Highway 37. A Neighborhood Market is a smaller Walmart store which offers a convenient way to pick up fresh groceries and household items at the same every day low prices. Each Walmart Neighborhood Market is about 40,000 square feet.

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. Veterans must be within 12 months of active duty and meet Walmart's standard hiring criteria.

Walmart provides benefits programs for eligible full- and part-time associates. For example, the company 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 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 December to help prepare the store for its grand opening in January.

WHO:

"We are excited to add a new Walmart Neighborhood Market to Indianapolis and bring good jobs with great career opportunities to Fishers and Hamilton County," Mekey McAllen, the new store's manager said. "We're looking forward to being an important part of the Fishers community."

"This is a great opportunity for our church to provide a true community service by helping those who need and want jobs to find employment at a new local employer," BridgeWay Community Church Lead Pastor, Craig Parker said. www.bridgewaycc.com

Source: Wal-Mart