Dollar General planning on hiring thousands of people across U.S.

Dollar General is planning to host approximately 1,500 hiring events through July 20.

Officials say the company is looking to add 8,000 new jobs, 975 news stores and two distribution centers in the 2019 fiscal year.

The events are hiring in 44 states and the jobs being offered include everything from retail, distribution, fleet operations and corporate offices.

A comprehensive list of events, and job openings, click here.

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