Aldi is looking for employees for its new Tuscaloosa store, and you'll have a chance to apply in person at a job fair today.

Aldi is hosting the event until 4 p.m. at Embassy Suites (2410 University Boulevard) today; positions available include store associates, shift managers, and manager trainees. Store associates' pay rate is $10.35 an hour; shift manager rates begin at $14.35 per hour worked, and manager trainees begin with a salary of $41,600 annually with the potential to make up to $75,000 each year as a store manager.

Job requirements are as follows:

  • Be a team player
  • Be able to lift 45 lbs
  • Must have a flexible schedule
  • Have a High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Must pass drug test as well as background check
  • Excellent customer service skills

For more information, check out the official event listing on Aldi's website by clicking HERE.

Aldi's Tuscaloosa location will be off of McFarland Boulevard in front of the Lofts at City Center, and the store is expected to open this fall.