Business & Real Estate

Walmart hiring 300 for new North Highlands store

Walmart has opened a temporary hiring center for its new store that will open this spring in North Highlands.

The center is at 3335 Watt Ave. in North Highlands. The retailer said it plans to hire about 300 part- and full-time workers for the store.

Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.

Job seekers also can apply online at

The company said it will offer a job to any qualified military veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months. Those jobs are offered through Walmart’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment program. For details, see

Call The Bee’s Mark Glover, (916) 321-1184.