PERRYSBURG, OH (Toledo News Now) - The new Costco in Perrysburg is taking shape. Soon, it will bring hundreds of jobs to the area.
The general manager says at this point it looks like they'll be hiring about 200 for the store. He says they will be a mix of new hires and transfers from other Costco stores.
When the Toledo Costco opened, employees were paid a starting rate of $11.50 per hour with benefits. The starting rate for the Perrysburg store is currently unknown.
Construction of the $2.2 million store began last year. Novak Construction has worked through the weather to get the project done on schedule.
Many residents are excited about the store opening, and happy it's bringing so many jobs.
Hiring will start in the beginning of April, and the store is expected to open in mid-June.
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