MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - ALDI plans to host hiring events for their new stores in the Opelika and Prattville areas on Monday.
The company is “one of the fastest growing retailers in the U.S., creating new opportunities for people locally and nationwide,” according to ALDI officials.
Although the retailer operates over 1,800 stores in a total of 35 states, it has plans to expand by the end of 2022. ALDI hopes to increase its store count to 2,500, creating 25,000 jobs.
Recognized for its commitment to employees and an award-winning employer, ALDI was named a National Top Workplace by Workplace in Dynamics in 2017 and 2018 for their high level of employee engagement, according to company officials.
The company has also made an appearance on, “the Forbes list of America’s Best Large Employers for the fourth consecutive year in 2018 and secured a spot on Indeed’s Best Places to Work: Compensation and Benefits award list in 2018,” officials say.
Job seekers are invited to these hiring events to join the company’s growing team. The positions available are manager trainees, shift managers and store associates.
The event in Opelika will be in the 2400 block of Frederick Road from 7 a.m.-noon and 3-6 p.m. Prattville’s event will be held at 1817 East Main Street from 7 a.m.-noon and 3-6 p.m.
ALDI offers generous compensation for its employees along with full health insurance, dental coverage and 401K for individuals working more than 25 hours a week.
Inquiries about job requirements and other information can be found on ALDI’s website, aldi.us.