EXCITING NEWS FOR THOSE LOOKING FOR A JOB! WALMART HAS ANNOUNCED A JOB FAIR THIS SATURDAY AT THE CIVIC CENTER IN MOBILE. THE COMPANY IS LOOKING FOR EMPLOYEES FOR ITS SUPER DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN SOUTH MOBILE COUNTY. NEWS 5’S MARY SMITH IS LIVE OUTSIDE OF THE CIVIC CENTER. MARY….HOW MANY PEOPLE DOES THE COMPANY PLAN TO HIRE FOR THAT FACILITY? EVENTUALLY IT WANTS TO HIRE 750. BUT SATURDAY THE COMPANY IS HOPING THIS EMPTY PARKING LOT AT THE CIVIC CENTER. IS FULL OF POTENTIAL EMPLOYEES. IT’S STILL UNDER CONSTRUCTION. BUT WALMART IS LOOKING FOR EMPLOYEES TO STAFF ITS NEW DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN MOBILE COUNTY. AN OFFICIAL WITH THE CORPORATE GIANT SAYS IT’LL EVENTUALLY HIRE ABOUT 750 PEOPLE. WITH SALARIES AVERAGING MORE THAN 16-BUCKS AN HOUR. IT’S HOLDING ITS FIRST JOB FAIR FOR THE NEARLY 3-MILLION SQUARE FOOT FACILITY ON SATURDAY. FROM 9 TO 2 AT THE MOBILE CIVIC CENTER. THE NEW FACILITY COMES JUST MONTHS AFTER A 350-THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT AMAZON FACILITY ALSO OPENED IN MOBILE COUNTY. THE COMPANY ALSO PLANS TO HIRE ABOUT 700 EMPLOYEES.. BUT THERE’S ALSO NO WORD ON WHEN IT WILL BE FULLY STAFFED. THAT’S TWO COMPANIES- BRINGING NEARLY 15-HUNDRED JOBS- TO THE GULF COAST. IF YOU DO PLAN TO ATTEND THE JOB FAIR HERE ON SATURDAY YOU NEED TO APPLY ONLINE FIRST. YOU CAN FIND THE LINK AT WKRG DOT COM. REPORTING LIVE IN MOBILE. MARY SMITH. WKRG NEWS 5 LOCAL COVERAGE YOU CAN COUNT ON.