Home Depot to Hire 80,000 As it Preps for Spring

The home improvement retailer has more than 650 openings in Illinois.

Home Depot plans to hire 80,000 for its spring selling season. Photo Credit: Home Depot
Home Depot plans to hire 80,000 for its spring selling season. Photo Credit: Home Depot
By Liz Taurasi

Home Depot announced Wednesday it plans to fill 80,000 positions nationwide as the spring selling season approaches.

"Spring is our peak hiring season, giving us the opportunity to find some of the best associates who are passionate about customer service," said Tim Crow, executive vice president of Human Resources for the home improvement retailer in a press release issued Wednesday.

The website currently lists 658 job openings in Illinois. Job seekers can research openings and apply online at www.careers.homedepot.com.

Home Depot has 2,263 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. 
CHISEL February 15, 2014 at 10:32 AM
The 95th and Pulaski store should fire everyone and start over.
mark February 15, 2014 at 11:51 AM
Abigail how do you understand the affordable care act when the government doesn't even understand it did you write it admitted it you want the government to take care of you
jim February 15, 2014 at 10:07 PM
Abigail should discuss the ACA bill with Nancy Pelosi last I heard she still doesn't know whats in it. Perhaps Abigail could give here a clue
Z April 26, 2014 at 06:51 AM
Does Home Depot ever allow a part-time employee become a full-time employee? I have been working for Home Depot for a few years and still waiting to become a full-time employee.


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