New Sylvester Wal-Mart hiring for 100 Jobs

      Wal-Mart brings jobs to southwest Georgia. / MGN Online

      Wal-Mart will hire around 100 employees to work at the new facility set to open this spring in Sylvester.

      A temporary hiring center has opened at 114 N. Main Street in Sylvester.

      A press release by the company says applications are being accepted from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applications are also being accepted from 8:00 a.m. to noon Saturday.

      The store will hire both full-time and part-time associates.

      Anyone interested in applying for the position can also apply online at

      The company will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months. This agreement is a part of Wal-Mart's Veterans Welcome Home Commitment.

      The majority of the new hires will begin work at the new facility in April to prepare for the grand opening.