Horizon City, Texas (KDBC) — The area's newest Walmart is hiring upwards of 300 employees. The new store is slated to open this fall in Horizon City. A temporary hiring center has opened at 8825 North Loop Drive. Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Through Walmart's Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, the company will also 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 . The store will be hiring both full and part-time associates. The majority will begin work in September to help prepare the store for its grand opening.
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.