Big Y Foods Inc. will open a hiring site to fill more than 100 part-time and full-time positions at its new location in Norwood, Massachusetts. The site will be a trailer at the Walpole Big Y, 1111 Providence Highway, Walpole, Massachusetts.
The site will be open June 7 through July 2.
“Big Y is the perfect working environment for those seeking flexible shifts and excellent benefits,” said Meaghan Tetreault, senior employee services field manager for Big Y. The company offers flexible shifts and many scheduling options for potential employees. Big Y’s supports their employees through benefits, flexible work shifts and personalized training.
According to Michael J. Galat, VP of employee services, “A future at Big Y means more than stocking shelves. It is an opportunity for personal leadership and growth, an opportunity to belong and contribute to your own vibrant future and an opportunity to connect with others and be part of a community that cares. We stand committed to making a real difference where employees are celebrated for who they are and have a chance to share their ideas and be respected, valued and heard.”
Full-time supermarket openings include bakery, meat, seafood, in-store kitchen, deli department managers, assistant department managers and overnight stock clerks. Part-time positions are open in all departments.
Big Y donated 2.5 million meals to local non-profit organizations, schools, churches and educational programs last year. Big Y awards 300 scholarships per year and more than $2.8 million since its inception to academically outstanding students in their market area.
Big Y Foods Inc. is one of the largest independently-owned supermarket chains in New England. It operates 84 locations throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut including 71 supermarkets, Table & Vine Fine Wines and Liquors and 13 Big Y Express gas and convenience locations with almost 12,000 employees.
The company has been recognized by Forbes as a Best-in-State Employer in Massachusetts and Connecticut for the past three years, as well as 2018 Employer of Choice by the Employers Association of the Northeast. Founded in 1936 by brothers Paul and Gerald D’Amour, the store was named after an intersection in Chicopee, Massachusetts where two roads converge to form a “Y.”
All interested applicants should apply at bigy.com/careers prior to interview.