Local retail giant looking to hire hundreds of employees

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CHOCTAW, Okla. – If you have been looking for a new job in the Choctaw area, you are in luck.

A new Walmart is planning to hire approximately 300 associates, most of which will begin work in June to help prepare the store for its grand opening.

The store is ready to start taking applications for part-time and full-time associates.

A temporary hiring center has opened at 4601 N. Choctaw Road and will be accepting applications Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Applicants can also apply on Walmart’s career website.

The company stated they will also offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months.

Walmart also provides a benefits program to eligible full-time and part-time associates.