Wegmans has just announced they’ll be hiring 475 employees for their first ever North Carolina store.
The new 104,000 square-foot grocer, bakery, and fresh market will be located in Raleigh’s Midtown East Shopping Center near the intersection of I-440 and Wake Forest Rd.
The company said hiring and training are now underway for positions including; customer service, management, chefs, bakers, and line cooks.
The legendary northeastern grocer was recently ranked the #1 in the country (just in front of #2 Publix).
“Wegmans is recognized as one of the country’s best places to work year after year because we offer flexible scheduling, competitive pay, industry-leading benefits, and a family-like environment with many different career opportunities all under one roof,” commented Store Manager Hallie Johnston. “We’re committed to hiring good people who are passionate about food and ready to learn and grow with us.”
Until the new store is completed, the closest Wegmans to Charlotte is in Fredericksburg, Virginia – about 230 miles north.
Wegmans is also planning on opening new stores in Charlottesville, Virginia, and two stores in the Richmond, Virginia, area soon. The company currently has 88 stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Maryland, and Virginia.
You can now apply for any of the open positions for their first North Carolina store here or call 984-960-5588 for more information.