Wal-Mart starts hiring for Burbank Supercenter

Wal-Mart plans to hire about 300 employees to work at its Burbank Drive Supercenter, set to open in the summer.

The company has set up a temporary hiring center at 9542 Brookline Ave, Suite C, in Baton Rouge. Applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Forms can also be filled out and submitted online at http://careers.walmart.com.

The majority of the new hires will begin work in May to prepare for the grand opening of the 159,000-square-foot store.