ALDI to host ‘hiring events’ at 3 area stores


Discount supermarket chain ALDI will host “hiring events” at three stores in the region — in Englewood, Piqua and Springfield — company officials announced today.

The Springfield ALDI store at 2091 N. Bechtle Ave. will host the event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Thursday, Aug. 14. The Englewood store at 606 Taywood Road event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 16 from 7 a.m. to noon. And the Piqua store at 1243 E. Ash St. will hold sessions from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Aug. 26.

The grocery chain will be hiring for store associate and shift manager positions, according to an ALDI news release.

Starting wages for store associates are $11 per hour, the company said. For shift managers, starting wages are $15.50.

Applicants must be 18 years or older to apply. They should have a high school diploma or GED and must be available to work anytime between 6 a.m. and 11 p.m., ALDI officials said. Retail experience is preferred. A drug screening and background check are part of the application process.

Part-time staff members who work at least 20 hours a week will receive full health insurance, dental coverage and 401K, company officials said.


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