Walmart is hiring 95 people to staff the new East Ridge Walmart Neighborhood Market.

The store is scheduled to open in the fall.

A temporary hiring center has opened inside the Fort Oglethorpe Walmart Supercenter located at 3040 Battlefield Parkway.

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Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00ma - 5:30pm. Interested applicants can apply online.

Walmart said in a news release that the company will also offer a job to any eligible U.S. veteran honorably discharged from active duty since the company launched their Veterans Welcome Home Commitment on Memorial Day 2013. 

Interested veterans may find out more online

According to store manager William Venable, the store will be hiring both full- and part-time associates. “Walmart is a company with many opportunities for professional growth, and we are looking for hard-working associates to build our team,” said Venable.

The majority of new associates will begin work in September to help prepare the store for its grand opening.

Benefits include:

  • Health and well-being benefits including health-care coverage with no lifetime maximum
  • Matching 401(k) contributions of up to 6 percent of pay
  • Discounts on general merchandise
  • Associate Stock Purchase Program
  • Company-paid life insurance