Tuesday, November 30, 2010

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Pensacola, FL Area

hhgregg Announces 50 Job Openings in Pensacola, FL Area

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

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is seeking enthusiastic, highly motivated residents to fill approximately 50 positions for a new store scheduled to open in the Pensacola, FL area in early 2011.

Positions are available for commissioned sales associates, managers-in-training, warehouse staff and customer service merchandisers for the new store located at 1210 Airport Boulevard, Pensacola, FL 32504.

"We are very excited to continue our ongoing Florida expansion and to serve residents at the new store, and we are seeking talented members of the local community to be part of the hhgregg team and to help make the new store a success," said Dan Turner, Southern Division Vice President, 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 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 http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the "hhGO" link on the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.


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 173 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.