ALEXANDRIA, VA – A new Wegmans grocery store located at 150 Stovall St. will celebrate its grand opening on Wednesday, May 11. And there’s even more good news for people looking for jobs. The store will employ 450 people, meaning there are still openings for many part-time and some full-time jobs.
The 81,300 square-foot supermarket, still under construction as of this writing, is in Carlyle Crossings near Eisenhower Ave.
“Hiring and training are well underway, and we’re looking for more enthusiastic candidates to round out our team before opening day,” said Manager Mike Anthony. “We’re thrilled to begin the countdown to May 11 when we can welcome the Alexandria community through our doors.”
Job seekers can apply in various departments such as sushi, pizza, prepared foods, deli and charcuterie, cheese, seafood. Stockers and cashiers are also needed. Wegmans offers an array of benefits to all workers, including health benefits, flexible schedules, and competitive pay. In additions, there are career development opportunies. The company even offers tution assistance through its employee scholarship program.
Wegmans, widely recognized for its exceptional customer service, has also received praise for how it supports employees. For the last 24 years, it has been listed on FORTUNE magazine’s “The 100 Best Companies to Work For.” Last year it placed fourth, and it also ranked number one on PEOPLE magazine’s “Companies That Care” list.
Wegmans has 106 locations throughout New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts, and North Carolina.
To apply for positions at the new Alexandria location, click HERE, or call (571) 473-5090 for more information.