Monday, March 15, 2010

hhgregg Announces 300 Job Openings for Six New Stores in the Baltimore Area

hhgregg Announces 300 Job Openings for Six New Stores in the Baltimore Area

Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Customer Service

INDIANAPOLIS, Mar 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is looking to fill approximately 300 positions for six new stores scheduled to open in the Baltimore market this Spring.

hhgregg expects to hire about 50 employees for each of the following store locations:

Hanover, MD: 7667 Arundel Mills Blvd. Hanover, MD 21076

Annapolis, MD: 150 - A Jennifer Road, Annapolis, MD 21401

Catonsville, MD: 6026 Baltimore National Pike, Catonsville, MD 21228

Bel Air, MD: 680 Marketplace Dr. Bel Air, MD 21014

Towson, MD: 801 Goucher Blvd, Towson, MD 21286

Glen Burnie, MD: 6711 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD 21061

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

"As we continue our mid-Atlantic expansion, adding six new stores near Baltimore in the coming months, we are actively seeking energetic, customer-serviced focused people to be a part of our team," said Greg Walker, Mid-Atlantic Vice President for hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company. We encourage anyone who is interested in joining our team to apply."

Online applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandiser 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 129 stores in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.