By Dan Walsh
Aldi today announced it is creating up to 32 new jobs in County Wexford in 2022. This follows the announcement that Aldi is seeking to recruit and train 600 new store employees throughout 2022, to support its ongoing growth and expansion in Ireland.
Aldi will increase its hourly pay rates for store colleagues from 1st February 2022 maintaining its position as Ireland’s best paying supermarket. Store Assistants will earn up to a market leading €14.90 an hour, while its entry rate of pay will be €12.90 an hour, matching the Living Wage Technical Group’s recommended Living Wage rate.
Employment opportunities are available at Store Assistant, Assistant Store Manager and Store Manager levels across the country. All new recruits will receive full training from experienced store teams.
Aldi currently employs more than 4,650 people across its 149 Irish stores, with seven existing stores in Co. Wexford including Bunclody, Enniscorthy, Goreybridge, New Ross, and Newtown Rd, Trinity St and Wexford Retail Park in Wexford Town.
Since 2014, Wexford stores have donated over 58,000 meals to local charities through FoodCloud, saving local charities almost €74,000.
Niall O’Connor, Aldi Group Managing Director said: “We are delighted to create 32 new roles to join the store teams in County Wexford. We are looking forward to hiring new members for our team to provide an even better in-store experience for our customers.”
For further details on all opportunities with Aldi Ireland, please check out Aldi Recruitment IE.