Goodwill Industries of Arkansas will be conducting a hiring event from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 13 to help the company find qualified people for a new store opening in Bryant.

The event will at the future site of the store at 5914 Arkansas 5 in Bryant (the former Harvest Foods building).

Goodwill will be looking to fill the following positions:

  • Retail store manager
  • Assistant store managers
  • Retail sales associates
  • Donation attendants

Applicants are asked to bring a resume or additional work history information.  Please be prepared to speak to Goodwill employees about your work background and the positions for which you would like to be considered. Job offers will be made at the event, contingent upon background checks and other verifications.

Construction to transform the former space into a retail store with over 18,000 square feet of selling space, a donation center and a job center will finish soon. The store will officially open its doors Sept. 9 with a grand opening celebration.

For more information call (501) 372-5100.