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Walmart to hire thousands of seasonal employees

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BENTONVILLE, Arkansas - Walmart will hire 55,000 seasonal associates this holiday season, and move thousands more into full-time positions.

According to a release, in addition to the traditional hiring of seasonal help, the store is expanding opportunities for the people that already work there.

Walmart will hire 55,000 seasonal associates and we will transition more than 35,000 associates from temporary to part-time and another 35,000 associates from part-time to full-time.  

When 21 News contacted Walmart's corporate offices, a spokesperson said they are not able to give a specific number of how many people will be hired at each individual store because it is too early in the hiring process.

There are Walmart stores in Austintown, Boardman, Salem, Warren, Liberty, Hermitage, and New Castle.

 

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