BRIEF: Walmart Neighborhood Market opens hiring center for new Oxnard store [Ventura County Star, Calif.]Ventura County Star, Calif.McClatchy-Tribune Information Services
Sept. 13--Walmart is hiring about 65 people for its new store at The Esplanade in Oxnard and has opened a hiring center, the national retailer said.
The temporary center opened Monday at 520 W. Fifth St., Suite C, and will be open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.
Walmart said it is hiring full- and part-time employees to work in all areas, including supervisory positions.
Applicants also can apply at http://www.careers.walmart.com.
The new store will be a Walmart Neighborhood Market at 421 W. Esplanade Drive in the Esplanade Shopping Center. It is anticipated to open Nov. 14, according to the retailer.
The Neighborhood Market represents the Walmart's smaller format, which focuses on a pharmacy, fresh produce, groceries and merchandise. Small formats are about 38,000 square feet and employ about 95 people, according to Walmart, compared with the 182,000-square-foot supercenters with about 300 staff members.
The retailer says it has about 200 Neighborhood Markets in the country.
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