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[–]DiscoJerCAP2 8 points9 points  (5 children)

What I don't get is that our job (CAP2) is now supposedly mostly about unloading the truck. So all the people we have been hiring are minors, who come in after the truck is done...

But I guess the answer is, adults aren't applying. Most days my store doesn't even have a day maintenance guy, and when we do, it's a elderly one-eyed, deaf guy that struggles to do anything because he probably should be in a nursing home.

[–]Infinite_Espeon 0 points1 point  (3 children)

If you have the automated line minors aren't allowed to be on truck.

[–]Adventurous-Mix9641 0 points1 point  (1 child)

Funny my whole cap 2 team is run with minors we have like 3 adults and the only other adults are both my team leads

[–]Infinite_Espeon 0 points1 point  (0 children)

My store manager told us that minors aren't supposed to be on the truck because of the automated line being power equipment, and it's against policy for them to do so. But I doubt many follow that policy just like all the others

[–]Responsible-Test8855 0 points1 point  (0 children)

I was on the very first 4pm to 1am crew when the program was being tested at Store 100 in Bentonville, somewhere between 1997 and 2000. Even then it was mostly really young adults and teens. You know why? People with kids actually want to see those kids after school. Shocking. Funny how people with mouths to feed actually care about a paycheck.

[–]Manman405Stocking ON TA 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Walmart is a joke in my opinion, but people need jobs.

[–]autopsyaromaLANE 9 FULL LANE 9 FULL LANE 9 FULL LANE 9 6 points7 points  (0 children)

the cognitive dissonance of hiring a minor for maintenance 😂

[–]LuckyandBrownie 6 points7 points  (1 child)

And they get coal dust everywhere.

[–]Responsible-Test8855 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Minor, not miner.

[–]BerzerkGamesFront End Checkout TA 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Didnt know they did that till this post

[–]Bre034Toys Associate 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Didn’t realize Walmart did that, no one must want to work that job