Lidl recently announced that it will hold its first public hiring event in Delaware from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 24-25 at the Four Points by Sheraton, 56 S. Old Baltimore Pike, Newark.

The event is open to members of the public interested in store leadership positions with Lidl U.S.

The starting salary for store management positions will be up to $60,000 per year, plus benefits, which can include health, dental and vision plans and a 401(k) retirement plan with a company match. Starting salaries for store supervisors will be up to $17.50 per hour, plus benefits.

Accepted candidates will play a role in introducing Lidl to customers in the area when the retailer opens its first stores in the U.S. no later than 2018. For information, visit