New Fort Smith Walmart Accepting Applications

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FORT SMITH (KFSM) – The new Walmart Neighborhood Market scheduled to open in the fall of 2015 at 8600 U.S. Highway 71 South is now accepting applications.

A temporary hiring center at 5900 Painter Lane has been opened at the location and is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

According to a release from the company, the majority of the new associates would begin work in July to help prepare for the grand opening of the store.

The store is scheduled to open in October of 2015, according to Walmart officials.