Wakefern Food Corp. plans to host hiring fairs to fill open positions at its distribution centers in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
During the events, which are scheduled for Oct. 12 from noon to 6 p.m., Wakefern will seek candidates for the job of warehouse selector, which works to prepare shipments to supermarkets.
No prior warehouse selector experience is required; however, candidates must be 18 years or older and authorized to work in the U.S. Once hired, job training in English or Spanish will be provided onsite.
According to Wakefern, hiring fairs are scheduled for the following New Jersey locations:
- Elizabeth – 600 York St.
- Jamesburg – 355 Davidsons Mill Road
- Keasbey – 5000 Riverside Drive
- Breinigsville, Pa. – 8301 Industrial Blvd.
Headquartered in Keasbey, Wakefern is the parent company of grocery stores including ShopRite, Price Rite Marketplace, The Fresh Grocer, Dearborn Market, Gourmet Garage and Fairway Market.
A company spokeswoman did not specify how many jobs Wakefern plans to fill but noted positions are open across its four distribution centers.