ALDI grocery store brings new jobs to the Columbus area

ALDI grocery store brings new jobs to the Columbus area

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – ALDI is coming to Columbus and they are looking to hire several positions very soon.

This new grocery store will have a hiring event on Wednesday, August 12 from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the Columbus Marriott located at 800 Front Ave.

ALDI is looking to hire a store associate paying $10.50 per hour, shift manager paying $10.50 per hour and manager trainee positions paying $22 per hour.

Here are the following job requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be available to work anytime between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m., Monday - Sunday
  • Retail experience preferred
  • Management experience preferred for Manager Trainees
  • Drug screening and background check
  • Ability to lift 45 pounds

ALDI offers full health insurance benefits and dental coverage for employees averaging more than 25 hours per week.

About ALDI Inc.

A leader in the grocery retailing industry, ALDI operates more than 1,400 US stores in 32 states, primarily from Kansas to the East Coast. More than 30 million customers each month save up to 50 percent** on their grocery bills, benefiting from the ALDI simple and streamlined approach to retailing. ALDI sells more than 1,300 of the most frequently purchased grocery and household items, primarily under its exclusive brands, which must meet or exceed the national name brands on taste and quality. ALDI is so confident in the quality of its products, the company offers a Double Guarantee: If for any reason a customer is not 100 percent satisfied with any ALDI food product, ALDI will gladly replace the product and refund the purchase price. ALDI was named the 2014 Retailer of the Year by Store Brands Magazine for its strong commitment to value and innovation-focused private brand product development. For more information about ALDI, visit

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