Wegmans is opening their first location in Virginia Beach -- and they're hiring!

As the April 28 opening date approaches, Wegmans is in need of employees (both part-time and full-time), so the company has decided to conduct a special hiring event with walk-in open interviews this coming Thursday, March 7.

It is recommended that you fill out an application online before arriving to the walk-in interviews.

WHEN: Thursday, March 7 | 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHERE: 272 Bendix Road, Suite 130, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

Wegmans plans to hire 500 new employees, 315 of which will be part-time. The company plans for 450 of the 500 new employees to be local residents and new to the company. 

Head on over to their website to see what types of positions are available. 

Courtesy of 13News Now

According to a report, Wegmans was named No. 3 on the list of Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2019. Wegmans values diversity, inclusion, respect, and encouragement -- sounds like a great place to work! 

The grand opening is set for April 28 of this year, and the new building is expected to be 11,000 square feet and will be located near Virginia Beach and Independence Boulevards, right in Town Center.

Interview Tips

  • Dress appropriately -- no jeans and t-shirts
  • Be professional
  • Bring your resume with you
  • Come prepared with questions regarding the work environment and any advancement opportunities.
  • Do your research; get to know the company and the managers
  • Sell yourself

Have you been to a Wegmans location before? Are you familiar with the popular chain? Tell us in the comments below!

**Featured image courtesy of 13NewsNow

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