Wednesday, September 23, 2009

hhgregg Announces 800 Seasonal Job Openings

hhgregg Announces 800 Seasonal Job Openings

Appliance and Home Theater Associates Needed, Opportunity for Full-Time Employment

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 23, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In anticipation of the holiday season,Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG), is looking to hire qualified, seasonal associates for its 117 stores this fall. The company is accepting applications through the end of September for associates to assist in its appliance and home theater departments from October through January.

"The holiday season is a busy time of year for hhgregg, and we are looking for friendly associates to help ensure a pleasant experience for all of our customers," said Cathy Janicki, vice president, human resources, hhgregg. "We welcome applicants who have a passion to sell and love working with people. We will be offering permanent full time and part time sales opportunities post holiday."

Applicants must have friendly, outgoing personalities and flexible schedules. Sales experience in appliances or electronics is a plus. Upon hiring, seasonal associates will receive two weeks of dedicated training focused on product knowledge and selling skills, as well as hhgregg's policies and procedures. To apply, please visit


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.