BARSTOW • A new Nike Factory store will open soon at the Tanger Outlets where the former Reebok store was located.
Tanger Outlet General Manager Jennifer Rodriguez said she could not share any information on the exact opening date.
The company will hold a job fair next Monday and Tuesday. The store will hire at least six part-time and full-time employees including a manager and assistant manager, according to listings on Nike's website.
Tanger Customer Service Representative Jessica Marquez said job seekers could also apply online.
The Outlet Center is the eighth largest employer in the Barstow area, according to employment data from the City of Barstow gathered in 2010. Nike Inc. is one of the largest retailers of sports shoes, apparel and equipment in the world and is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Beaverton, Ore.
The job fair will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Hampton Inn-Lenwood, according to the Tanger Outlet website. Applicants should bring a current resume.
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