Walmart seeking workers for new Paragould store

Walmart seeking workers for new Paragould store

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - A new store coming to Paragould is looking to hire nearly 100 people.

Walmart has opened a temporary hiring center at 2711 West Kingshighway, as it prepares to open its new Neighborhood Market later this spring.

Applications, according to a news release, will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Walmart expects to hire as many as 95 workers.

Joshua Thompson, store manager, says the store will be hiring both full- and part-time workers.

Interested applicants can also apply online.

Veterans are especially encouraged to apply.

"Walmart will offer a job to any eligible U.S. veteran honorably discharged from active duty since the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment launched on Memorial Day 2013," the release stated.

Eligible veterans wishing to apply online should click here.

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