Walmart is trying to hire 100,000 veterans by 2018.

There's a new Walmart coming to town and it's bringing more than 250 jobs along with it.

A new Walmart Supercenter is being constructed in Holly Springs east of I-575 off of exit 14. The store will be opening this summer.

A temporary hiring center has opened in Canton located at 154 Lakeside Road, reports 11 Alive. Full and part-time positions are available and new employees will begin employment in April.

Applications will be accepted Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 7 am to 7 pm, and also on Wednesday and Saturday from 7 am to 3 pm. Interested applicants can also apply online, announced 11 Alive.

Furthermore, Walmart will offer a job to any qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months and meets their hiring criteria through the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment.

To apply online, please click HERE.

For more information on jobs with the Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, please click HERE.