NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - Walmart is looking to hire more than 50 people at its distribution center in New Albany.
Associate Lane Smith Rood has worked for the retail giant for more than 20 years.
Walmart distribution center in New Albany, Mississippi.
“We’re about respect for the individual, striving for excellence, providing service to our customers and high integrity," she said.
She decided to stay at the distribution center because her coworkers are her family.
“We understand that we are a family as we work together.”
Potential employees must be eligible to work in the United States.
Once an individual becomes an associate, he or she will go through a two-week training program.
Employees’ salaries range from $17 to $21.90 per hour.
Roodt said the retail giant prides itself on making sure its customers and employees are taken care of.
“We have people who have worked here for 21 years in the roles that they’re in today as an hourly associate and have been able to provide great things for their families over those years.”