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Eight questions for Virginians about working for Publix

We’ve just opened our first store in “Old Dominion” and are excited and proud to be here!  If you’ve never visited a Publix store before, now is your chance.  You might have heard how our customers rave about shopping here; but did you know our associates delight in working here? In fact, our associates are […]

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Career Nights throughout Birmingham June 29!

On Thursday, June 29, Publix is holding a Career Night at 22 stores throughout Birmingham and nearby areas. It will take place from 4-8 p.m. All job seekers are invited and are urged to apply at their nearest Publix before the event takes place. At the event, attendees will get a chance to meet with managers […]

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Three Tips on How to Answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” Question…

You know it’s coming – the inevitable “Tell me about yourself” ice-breaker of a question that kicks off most interviews. For some people, it’s a dreaded question and for others, it’s used as a platform to talk about all things personal.  Here are three tips on how to answer this question and set the tone […]

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Publix Careers from A to Z!

Whether looking for an entry level Publix support job, or eager to begin a Publix career in corporate, manufacturing, distribution, industrial maintenance or IT, we’ve got Publix jobs in Florida and career opportunities with Publix throughout the Southeastern United States, from A to Z! Here are a few examples: Accountants Blow Mold Operators Cafeteria Cooks […]

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Introducing … Publix Careers Job Match!

On the job hunt and hoping to find the job of your dreams at Publix? We’re happy to introduce a handy new tool at your disposal 24/7 to help you identify where you might best fit here, at the nation’s largest associate-owned company: Publix Careers Job Match! This web-based application is designed to take your […]

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Join us on a Twitter Chat, Wednesday night!

We hope you’ll join our recruiting team for a Twitter chat hosted by the @Publix Twitter handle! We will be discussing interviews, resumes and cover letters and Publix job search basics. It’s taking place from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday night, May 18 using the hashtag #PublixChat. Spread the word among your friends on the job hunt and […]

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Cha-Cha-Change is Here!

We’re excited about a recent change made to enhance our job seekers’ experience when applying for open positions!  We’re transitioning our Publix Jobs Center to a new system that should deliver a more fluid experience and offer external candidates the convenience of signing-in to the system using their Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter accounts. During this […]

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The Inside Scoop on an Internship with Publix

Networking We hear about the importance of networking throughout college; how it can be the very key to landing our dream job. However, all this talk just makes the practice of networking become intimidating. Suddenly, we’re worried about finding things to talk about and having wimpy handshakes. I’m happy to report that  when I became […]

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Who doesn’t love great quotes?

Last week on our Facebook page, we asked our fans for their favorite motivational quotes. All the quotes submitted were wonderful and we decided to share them with you. We researched and gave attribution to those we were able to find. Naturally, “Mr. Georgisms” – quotes attributed to our founder, George Jenkins – were among […]

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Handling rejection in your job hunt

We hire about 50,000 people a year across our company. Most of those job offers are for positions in our stores since store employees outnumber support associates by a margin of 12 to 1. That’s great news for the 50,000 people we hire. It’s not good news for the more than 400,000 people we don’t […]

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