The Home Depot hiring for more than 5,500 jobs before spring

Feb 18 2020, 6:23 am

The Home Depot is looking to bring on more than 5,500 new hires across Canada in advance of the busy spring season.

The company says that students, those starting their careers, and people who love people are all welcome to apply for the many varied positions that are available.

Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions including overnight associates, sales associates, cashiers, lot associates, specialty associates and department supervisors are all open and available to applicants.

CNW Group / The Home Depot of Canada Inc.

“Our team is built on a set of core values shared by four generations of associates working in our stores,” says Jeff Kinnaird, president of The Home Depot Canada. Those values, the company says, are “Respect for All People, Excellent Customer Service, and Giving Back.”

“We’re proud of our diversity and the individual talent, skills and experience which strengthens our customer service and reflects the 182 communities we live and work in.”

The company says that more than 75% of its store managers started out as sales associates, and eligible full and part-time employees will have access to benefits including company-paid health and dental, tuition reimbursement and employee assistance programs.

Interested candidates can text “Home Depot Jobs” to 97211 or, in Quebec, “HD Emplois” to 97211 to apply. Or, upcoming job fairs being held at stores across the country will offer an opportunity to apply as well.

Learn more online at careershomedepot.ca; applications are being accepted on the website as well.