(WFXR) — As Food City celebrates the opening of several new store locations and store expansions this year — along with the continued growth of their GoCart curbside pick-up and in-store food service options — the company is now looking to fill hundreds of positions at two hiring events this week!  

Food City is hoping to hire 1,000 friendly faces in key customer and food service positions at store locations throughout their operation area and their Distribution Center. The job openings include entry-level positions; experienced, skilled positions, such as meat cutter, cake decorator, and retail management; and various warehousing/distribution positions, including truck drivers. 

“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.”

Tammy Baumgardner, Food City

If you are interested in working at Food City, you can apply online or visit any Food City store to complete an application.

However, there are also two company-wide hiring events for part-time and full-time positions at all Food City locations from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 12 and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14. To find a Food City store near you, click here.

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