Grocery stores such as Albertsons are hiring as more employees are needed to help meet the high demand amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) many businesses are closing increasing unemployment but some grocery stores such as Albertsons are hoping to hire those who have been laid off.

As the public is urged to continue practicing social distancing, grocery stores have been busy with a surge of buyers as people stock up and prepare to stay indoors. Grocery stores don’t anticipate shoppers will slow down anytime soon and are now looking to hire more people to help with the demand during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Albertsons recently posted on Twitter:

"We need your help. We're hiring for immediate openings! Apply at your local store or online now!"

In-store positions could include the deli counter, meat, bakery, produce, fuel stations and customer service departments, "drive up & go" and cashier or courtesy clerk.

Visit albertsonscompanies.com to apply online or call the Store Director at your local Albertsons for more information. To apply Click HERE

In-store employees may receive:

  • Paid training
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Employee discounts at both Safeway and Albertson's
  • Employees may be eligible to receive significant benefits and paid vacation/holidays per our union contract

Albertsons stores are also hiring for full-time and part-time delivery drivers, with the following benefits:

  •  Paid training (*No CDL is required)
  •  Flexible scheduling
  •  Multiple locations
  • Independent work environment
  • Employee discounts
  • Employees may be eligible to receive significant benefits, pension and paid vacation/holidays per our union contract

Billboards across town state that there will be a hiring event on Tuesday, March 24th – would definitely apply online first and then phone the store director or manager to follow up before heading to the store in person.