Monday, October 5, 2009

hhgregg Announces 80 Job Openings in Richmond, VA

hhgregg Announces 80 Job Openings in Richmond, VA

Job Fair Aims to Fill Available Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Management

INDIANAPOLIS, Oct 02, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today,Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it will host a job fair to fill approximately 80 positions for two new stores scheduled to open in Richmond, VA this Fall. The job fair will be held at The Hotel Sierra, 11800 West Broad Street, Suite 1098, Richmond, VA from October 5th - 17th. The fair will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00am-6:00pm and Saturday from 9:00am-2:00pm.

"Our highly trained, professional sales associates and managers are known to have some of the best skills in the industry," said Andrew Eaton, regional manager, hhgregg. "We look forward to meeting friendly and motivated individuals in the Richmond area during our job fair, and expanding our hhgregg team."

Applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff, customer service merchandisers and manager- in-training positions will be accepted. 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. To apply online, 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 118 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and Tennessee.