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Target to Hire Approximately 80 Team Members for New East Lansing Store

Posted at 8:55 AM, May 16, 2019

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Target will celebrate the grand opening of its East Lansing small-format store on July 21, 2019, and is now beginning to hire 80 team members to help deliver a great shopping experience for guests. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply at ahead of job fairs held May 20-22 and 24-25 at the Okemos Target store. Store leaders will conduct interviews with applicants and discuss Target’s dynamic, team-oriented culture.

“We are building a talented team of 80 new team members who will help us meet the on-the-go needs of East Lansing residents and nearby college students. At Target, we value the people who help us serve the local community and look forward to providing them meaningful opportunities to build and develop valuable career skills,” said Katie Stewart, store director, Target.

In addition to market competitive wages, Target also offers various education benefits, such as tuition and GED reimbursement, to support team members’ continuous learning as they build skills for a lifetime. This investment in the team will allow Target to continue to recruit and retain strong team members and provide an elevated experience for its guests and in the communities it serves.

The East Lansing store, located at 201 E. Grand River Ave. in the new Center City District development, marks Target’sfirst small-format store in the state of Michigan. Nationwide, Target has prioritized opening small-format stores to serve guests in urban areas, dense suburban neighborhoods and near college campuses – areas where a full-size Target typically wouldn’t fit. This new store will offer a curated assortment of food and beverage items, personal care and beauty products, home décor including dorm and apartment essentials, and men’s and women’s apparel and accessories.


May 20, 22 & 25
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

May 21
12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

May 24
11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Okemos Target store
4890 Marsh Road
Okemos, MI 48864

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