The new Wegmans at the Woodmore Towne Centre in Glenarden, which is located off Route 202, is hiring.
LANHAM, MD – With the Wegmans Food Markets signature clock tower now visible east of Exit 17A on the Capitol Beltway, the Rochester-based supermarket chain is seeking full-time employees to staff the new store, now under construction at the Woodmore Towne Centre at Glenarden. Area residents are invited to take advantage of a streamlined on-line job application process at http://www.wegmans.com. Click on “Careers” to find the link for Woodmore.
“We’re looking for all kinds of people,” says Ayana Douglas, store manager of the new Wegmans Woodmore. “Experience in the grocery business isn’t the most important thing. If applicants bring a passion for food and for people, we’ll provide the training needed for success.”
The new 135,000 square-foot supermarket will open in October 2010 and will employ about 600 people, 550 of whom will be hired locally. Full-time jobs available now include customer service, entry-level management, cashier, pharmacy and a wide range of culinary positions. Hiring for part-time jobs will begin in July 2010.
Career information sessions detailing employment opportunities will be held at the store’s hiring office throughout the month of February. Applicants may call 1-877-WEGMANS (press Option 2) or 301-636-6347, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., to speak with a representative.
“One of the things I love most about working for Wegmans is the hands-on education and career possibilities it has afforded me,” says Douglas, a 14-year Wegmans’ veteran who has managed various store locations since 2001. “Whether you’re looking to build a career or just have a solid job, this is one great place to work.”
Check out the Welcome to Wegmans page which features the manager of the Woodmore store, Ayana Douglas. The new Wegmans is slated to open in October 2010.