Meijer Hiring For The Holidays

As fall and the holiday season approach, Meijer announced that it would hire more than 10,000 new employees to meet upcoming end-of-year store needs. Although staffing requirements will vary from store to store, Meijer will hire for positions at all of its locations, the company reported.

The company, which operates in five states, broke down the hiring figures as: Michigan: 4,800 team members

Indiana: 1,800 team members

Ohio: 1,700 team members

Illinois: 1,500 team members

Kentucky: 1,000 team members

Meijer stores remain open 24 hours a day, only closing on Christmas Day

“Meijer is always looking for good people,” Janet Emerson, executive vp/operations, said in announcing the hiring initiative. “Our continued growth provides a great opportunity to find new team members who will help deliver on the Meijer promise of providing exceptional customer service.”

Michael Rotelle, senior vp/human resources, added, “While most of these opportunities are part time and seasonal, these jobs can provide a gateway to a full-time career at Meijer.”