posted on August 25, 2015
(Janesville, WI) By Frank Schultz, Gazette
Janesville's newest grocery store is holding interviews for jobs this week at the Holiday Inn Express, 3100 Wellington Place.
Festival Foods seeks to fill openings at the new Janesville store, which it plans to open Oct. 30 on the site of the former Kmart at the intersection of Highways 14 and Milton Avenue.
“Part-time and full-time opportunities, as well as leadership positions, are available,” according to a news release, which did not say what the jobs pay.
Open interviews are scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, Aug. 25-28, and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 29.
The store will be Festival Foods' 21st location in Wisconsin.
The store will be open 24 hours a day and employ about 250 people, according to the news release.
It will feature a community conference room and a Tot Spot, a supervised in-store child-care service.
“Store Director Kevin Schnell is looking forward to helping build and lead the store's team of associates,” the release states.
“Festival Foods is a culture-driven company committed to servant leadership, community involvement and building relationships with guests and associates,” the release states, inviting prospective employees to visit festfoods.com.
To apply online or view more information about the company's hiring process and benefits, visit festfoods.com/careers.
Festival Foods plans to open its 22nd store in Madison later this year.