Tysons, VA, September 23, 2020 – With construction of the new Wegmans Food Market in Tysons nearly complete, the Rochester-based supermarket chain is ramping up hiring and training by hosting weekly hiring events. Located on the McLean Silver Line Metro stop at 1835 Capital One Drive South in Fairfax County, the store is looking to fill 150 positions in advance of its opening on Wednesday, November 4 at 9 a.m.
Interested applicants are invited to apply online at https://jobs.wegmans.com/tysons-corner. The Tysons hiring team will review applications and contact candidates to schedule a virtual interview, held weekly on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. For more information, candidates can call the hiring office at 571-423-0707.
Available part-time positions include cashiers, food production, cooks, and stocking opportunities. Select full-time customer service positions are also available. The Tysons store will employ more than 400 people, the majority of whom will be hired locally.
“We understand the need for work-life balance, especially during these uncertain times. Our flexible scheduling allows employees to work at a time that is best for them and their families,” said Store Manager Kevin Russell. “In addition, we offer comprehensive benefits, competitive pay, and a caring, fun atmosphere where your work is valued every day.”
Well-known for its incredible customer service, Wegmans is also widely recognized as an exceptional employer. For 23 consecutive years it has ranked high on FORTUNE magazine’s list of “The 100 Best Companies to Work For,” placing third in 2020. Wegmans offers an array of benefits to both full and part-time employees. In addition to flexible scheduling, competitive pay and benefits, Wegmans employees enjoy ample opportunities for career development and growth, as well as tuition assistance through the company’s employee scholarship program.
Founded in 1984, the Wegmans Employee Scholarship Program awards tuition assistance to employees who meet specific academic, employment and work-performance criteria. Part-time workers can receive up to $1,500 per year and full-time workers up to $2,200 per year for four years, with no restrictions on the course of study or post-college career path.
Wegmans Tysons is an 80,000 square-foot supermarket that includes a Market Café with indoor and outdoor seating and The Burger Bar, a family-friendly, casual restaurant counter that serves delicious burgers, fresh salads, flavorful sandwiches, specialty milkshakes, soups, and sides. The store is part of Capital One Center, the public-facing portion of Capital One’s global headquarters. Once complete, the 6 million square-foot mixed-use development will be home to a vibrant array of public art, performances, and retail.
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 103-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts and North Carolina. The family company, recognized as an industry leader and innovator, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for 23 consecutive years, ranking #3 in 2020. The company was also ranked #1 for corporate reputation among the 100 most visible companies, according to the 2019 Harris Poll Reputation Quotient® study.