(WFXR) — If you’ve been looking for a new job, you might get lucky at Food City, which is holding a company-wide hiring event on Thursday.

The grocery store chain says the hiring event will take place at all Food City locations and the distribution center from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, looking to fill 1,500 full-time and part-time positions.

Food City is planning to hire over 1,500 friendly, smiling faces to work at their Distribution Center and in key customer and food service positions at store locations throughout their operation area. The positions include, both entry-level positions and experienced, skilled positions, such as meat cutter, cake decorator, and retail management, as well as various warehousing/distribution positions. 

Food City is a family owned and operated company that offers a generous benefits package to their associates including competitive salaries, comprehensive training, healthcare coverage with medical and dental plans, 401(k) with a 3% company match, vacation accrual, vision coverage, and company paid life and disability plans, and Employee Stock Ownership Plan. In addition, to these great benefits, Food City also offers advancement opportunities to associates who wish to progress within a growing company.

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If you are interested in applying to work at Food City, you can submit an online application or visit any Food City store to fill one out in person.