Walmart Hiring More Than 100 Associates to Support its Gordonsville Distribution Center
Walmart is looking to hire hundreds of new employees in Gordonsville. They're looking for order fillers to work in the distribution center, which supports 188 Walmart stores across the region.
The positions start at $17.75 cents an hour but can reach up to $19.85 an hour for overnight or weekend shifts.
"We're looking for an additional 250 associates on top of the 860 associates that we currently have right now,” said Larry Williams, GM of Gordonsville Distribution Center.
Walmart cited the growth of its online and delivery sources are the main reason behind the need for new employees. On the whole, the company plans to add more than 8,000 distribution center employees nationwide.
Walmart Press Release:
GORDONSVILLE, VA – September 2, 2019 – Walmart is hiring more than 100 associates, including order fillers to support its Gordonsville, VA, grocery distribution center and growing business. To make the hiring process even better, candidates who apply have the potential for an on-the-spot job offer.
The distribution center serves 188 Walmart stores throughout the region. Wages start at $17.75 an hour, and with premiums for shift work and weekends can go up to $19.85 an hour. Benefits include medical, vision and dental for full-time associates as well as paid time off and access to college degrees for $1 a day.
All applicants are invited to attend a hiring event on Tuesday, September 3, from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. local time at 10695 Freedom Trail in Gordonsville, VA. Applicants can also apply for roles at careers.walmart.com.
Order fillers are crucial jobs for distribution centers and Walmart is looking for candidates who are motivated, focused and willing to work hard in a fast-paced environment. Whether associates are filling orders or manually loading trucks, all positions are supported by a team, with competitive goals to help get the job done. Associates who work at distribution centers can always expect a clean, safe environment, continuous training, and a supportive team.
Along with order fillers, Walmart is also looking to hire several truck drivers for the Gordonsville distribution center. There are many benefits of driving for Walmart including competitive pay, where newly hired drivers can earn up to $87,500, great benefits and top equipment. To apply to drive for Walmart, please visit drive4walmart.com.