ALDI Has Hiring Event March 9

Friday, March 2, 2018

ALDI will host a hiring event for its upcoming Signal Mountain store on Friday, March 9, from 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Opportunities within ALDI include store associate and shift manager positions. 

The hiring event will be held at Springhill Suites by Marriott, 495 Riverfront Pkwy. 

The store associate position starts at $12 per hour, plus a pay increase after six months of employment. The shift manager position starts at $16.50 per hour ($12 per hour plus additional $4.50 per hour premium when performing manager duties). 

Job requirements include: must be 18 years or older to apply; gigh school diploma or GED preferred; must be available to work anytime between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m., Monday-Sunday; retail experience preferred; drug screening and background check; and ability to lift 45 pounds. 

Employees averaging more than 25 hours per week are eligible for full health insurance benefits and dental coverage.  All employees are invited to participate in the 401(k) program. ALDI was awarded National 2017 Top Workplaces that recognizes organizations with the highest employee engagement and was recently named to the Forbes 2017 list of America’s Best Large Employers for the third consecutive year. 

 



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