Monday, January 25, 2010

hhgregg Announces 100 Job Openings in Roanoke and Colonial Heights, VA

hhgregg Announces 100 Job Openings in Roanoke and Colonial Heights, VA
Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Available Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Management

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is looking to fill approximately 100 positions for two new stores scheduled to open in Roanoke and Colonial Heights, VA this spring. The Roanoke store will be located at 1900 Valley View Blvd. NW and the Colonial Heights store will be located at 820 Southpark Blvd. hhgregg expects to hire about 50 employees for each new store.

Individuals interested in applying for the open positions are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website,, beginning on 1/25/2010. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company.

"As we continue our expansion in Virginia, we are actively seeking talented members of the local community to be part of the hhgregg team," said Andrew Eaton, regional manager, hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company. We encourage those with a friendly attitude and customer service focus to apply."

Online 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 127 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

SOURCE: hhgregg