Friday, September 11, 2009

hhgregg Announces 80 Job Openings in Memphis

hhgregg Announces 80 Job Openings in Memphis

Sales, Warehouse and Management Positions Available in Memphis, TN and Southhaven, MS

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 11, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE: HGG) is looking to hire about 80 employees for store openings in Memphis, TN and Southhaven, MS this fall. The company is accepting applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff, customer service merchandisers and Manager in Training positions.

"We are excited about our growth in Memphis and Mississippi and are looking forward to hiring new hhgregg associates to be a part of our team," said Matt Skinner, regional manager, hhgregg. "We encourage those with a friendly and customer-service focused attitude to apply. There are many opportunities available to be part of our team."

Sales experience is preferred, but retail experience is not required. hhgregg has a comprehensive training program, which provides more than 200 hours of training for each sales associate. Applicants must have a friendly, customer-service-focused attitude. To apply online, please visit hhgregg will also accept applications from September 14th-19th and September 21st-26th at job fairs located at Drury Inn & Suites Memphis South, 735 Goodman Road West, Horn Lake MS and Drury Inn & Suites Memphis Northeast, 1556 Sycamore View, Memphis, TN. The job fairs are open Monday through Friday from 9:00am-6:00pm and Saturday from 9:00am-2:00pm.


hhgregg (NYSE: HGG) is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, mattresses and related services operating under the names hhgregg(R) and Fine Lines(R). hhgregg currently operates 117 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Tennessee.