Wednesday, September 15, 2010

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Erie, PA Area

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Erie, PA Area

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

INDIANAPOLIS, Sep 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated Pennsylvania residents to fill approximately 50 positions for a new store scheduled to open in Erie, PA this Fall.

Positions are available for commissioned sales associates, managers-in-training, warehouse staff and customer service merchandisers for the new store located at 7451 Peach Street. Interested applicants are encouraged to complete an online application and assessment at

Accepted applicants will be invited to interviews from September 20th -October 8th.

"As we continue to expand in Pennsylvania, we are actively seeking talented members of the local community to be part of the hhgregg team," said hhgregg Regional Manager Chapman Logsdon. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company. We encourage those with a friendly attitude and a focus on customer service 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 168 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.