Walmart Will Hire Up To 95 For New Wellington-Area Market

Walmart will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated to open this summer in the Wellington area.

A temporary hiring center has opened at 4115 State Road 7, Suite W. Applications are being accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Interested applicants may also apply online at

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 and meets Walmart’s standard hiring criteria. Interested veterans can find out more at

According to store manager Stephanie Keister, the store will be hiring both full-time and part-time associates.

“Walmart provides wonderful career opportunities, and we look forward to meeting potential applicants,” she said.

Walmart provides a benefits program to eligible associates. For example, it provides a variety of affordable health and well-being benefits, including healthcare coverage with no lifetime maximum.

Walmart also offers eligible associates matching contributions of up to 6 percent of pay to a 401(k) retirement account, discounts on general merchandise, the 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 May to help prepare the store for its grand opening.