Date:May 28, 2013
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

Winn-Dixie to hire more than 200 workers in New Orleans area
New store set to open in mid-city

A job fair will be held Wednesday, May 29, for Winn-Dixie, which is accepting applications and conducting on-site interviews to fill positions for a new store in mid-city on Carrollton Avenue, as well as to staff existing stores throughout the New Orleans metro area.

The job fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Winn-Dixie Store No. 1404, 8601 Jefferson Hwy., River Ridge.

More than 200 positions are available and range from entry level to management including cashiers, baggers, positions in the deli, bakery, grocery, dairy, meat and seafood departments. Potential applicants will be required to pass a background check and drug screening. Winn-Dixie offers competitive salaries and benefits. Job applicants can also apply online at

For more information or to register, contact Winn-Dixie New Orleans Region Human Resource Manager Tim Darby at

LWC services are offered at no cost to employers and participating job seekers. To learn more, visit Louisiana’s employment homepage,

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