Navigation Search Map (504) 658-4000

Translate this page

The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Mayor's Press Releases Subscribe to the Mayor's Press Release feed

Get these updates via Email

Mayor Landrieu, Walmart to Announce Opening of Hiring Center in New Orleans East

March 23, 2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA—TOMORROW, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, City officials and neighborhood leaders will join Walmart to announce the opening of the Walmart Hiring Center in New Orleans East for the hiring of approximately 300 associates. Walmart provides associates with more opportunities for career growth and greater economic security for their families than other companies in America.

Walmart broke ground on a new store in the former Lakeland Medical Center site at the Southwest corner of I-10 and Bullard Avenue in spring 2013. Once completed, the new store will provide jobs and access to fresh food to the New Orleans East community. The state-of-the-art store is expected to open by summer 2014.

The Walmart Hiring Center will accept applications Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Applicants may also apply online at 


WHO:            Mayor Mitch Landrieu 

                     Representatives of Walmart

                     City Officials

                     Representatives of the Urban League of New Orleans

                     Representatives of the Southern University of New Orleans


WHAT:           Opening of Walmart Hiring Center in New Orleans East

WHEN:           TOMORROW, Monday, March 24, 2014
                     11:00 a.m.

WHERE:         Walmart Hiring Center

                      5931 Bullard Avenue, Suite 12

                      New Orleans, LA 70128

                      Located in the Italian Pie Parking Lot




Add to Twitter Add to Facebook Add to LinkedIn Add to Google Bookmarks Add to Reddit

Last updated: 5/18/2016 2:22:12 PM

Was this page helpful?


 Security code