Murphy USA Inc. said Monday that it is looking to hire 3,000 employees for its gas station and convenience store network. The company, which operates 1,650 stores, across the Southwest, Southeast, Midwest and Northeast U.S., said new hires in select at select locations will receive a $500 summer bonus if hired by May 31, to be paid out if they remain employed through Sept. 10. In addition, new hires at select locations will be offered “Premium Pay” of an extra $2 an hour through Sept. 10. The stock, which was still inactive in premarket trading, has rallied 13.3% over the past three months while the S&P 500 has gained 6.2%.

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