Thursday, August 26, 2010

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Chesapeake, VA Area

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Chesapeake, VA Area
Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Available Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Customer Service

INDIANAPOLIS, Aug 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated Virginia residents to fill approximately 50 positions for a new stores scheduled to open in Chesapeake, VA this Fall.

hhgregg expects to hire about 50 commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandisers the new store located at 1543 Sams Circle Chesapeake, VA 23320.

"As we continue to expand 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."

Like all hhgregg employees, newly hired associates will undergo a comprehensive training program that includes over 200 hours of product training. The program is designed to ensure each associate is well prepared to answer all product related questions in order to help customers make the best purchase decisions. Each hhgregg store showcases over 100 digital TVs and has more than 500 major appliances in stock every day.

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. To apply online, please visit

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website,, or visit


hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 158 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.