Food Lion hiring in Virginia, Maryland

      Some hopeful job news: Food Lion is sponsoring a huge job fair in our area this week.

      The major grocer is looking for 250 people to work in their current Food Lion stores for both full-time and part-time positions.

      The job fair will be on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, with the aim of finding positions to fill in the store locations in the greater Fredericksburg and Woodstock, Virginia areas as well as the Solomons, Maryland markets.

      The available positions are in: customer service and store support positions such as department managers, department associates and sales associates, as well as specialty positions such as meat cutters and cake decorators.

      Anyone who is interested in applying for the job should attend the fair and bring a resume, if available. Potential candidates may also apply online at:

      Location and date details:

      Tuesday, Jan. 15 - 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Hilton Garden Inn 1060 Hospitality Lane Fredericksburg, Va. 22401

      Wednesday, Jan. 16 - 10 a.m. until 6 p.m Holiday Inn Solomon's Conference Center and Marina 155 Holiday Drive Solomons, Md. 20688

      Friday, Jan. 18 - 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. (2 locations) Hampton Inn 7295 Williamson Blvd. Manassas, Va. 20109{}

      American Legion 411 South Muhlenburg St. Woodstock, Va. 22664