By Jesse Wood
Publix Super Markets is hosting a job fair in Boone in a few weeks to fill more than 100 positions in the soon-to-be open Publix grocery store on Blowing Rock Road in Boone.
While an opening day hasn’t yet been announced, job fair details are available on the Publix Careers website. The job fair is scheduled for Feb. 15-18 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Boone, which is located at 2060 Blowing Rock Road, just down the road from the new grocery store.
To reserve an appointment time for the application event, click to https://storejobapplication.publix.com and select the “Boone, NC” to apply. Note that if all the appointments are booked, you can stop by during event hours and apply on a first-come, first-served basis.
Kimberly Reynolds, a spokesperson for Publix, stated that the Boone store will employ nearly 140 associates. Of those employees, Reynolds said that more than 100 of those positions will be local hires.
An ad on Indeed.com stated that Boone Publix is hiring bakery, deli, grocery, meat and produce clerks.
For more information about employment at Publix Super Markets, click here.