Egg Harbor Township infrasturcture

Construction proceeds on buildings at Oak Tree Plaza in Egg Harbor Township, where Wal-Mart plans to open a store this summer.

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — The Wal-Mart opening along Fire Road will hold a hiring event to fill 300 job openings. A temporary hiring center is open at 3100 Hingston Ave. in the Merrill Lynch and AMI Medical Complex, according to a news release.

The center is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Job hunters can also apply online at The store is looking for full- and part-time employees. Those who are hired will begin in June in preparation for a grand opening later in the summer.

Wal-Mart will also offer a job to any eligible U.S. veteran honorably discharged from active duty since the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment began on Memorial Day 2013. Interested veterans can find out more at

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