hhgregg Job Application Guide

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About hhgregg

Industries:

Retail, Electronics

Founded:

1955

Headquarters:

Indianapolis, IN

Number of stores:

210+

Revenue:

$2.4 billion (2012)

CEO:

Dennis May

Overview

hhgregg is a retail chain that specializes in selling consumer electronics and home appliances. They primarily serve the Northeast, Southeast, and Midwest United States. There are more than 6,700 people who work for hhgregg.

How to Apply For a Job at hhgregg

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You can search and apply for hhgregg jobs directly through StartWire. When you apply for a job at hhgregg through us, we’ll provide you with automatic application updates. These updates will let you know if your application has been read, and if you’re still being considered for the position you’ve applied for. Apply now

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You can also apply for jobs through hhgregg’s hiring website. If you choose to apply through their hiring website, don’t forget to come back and tell us about your application so we can help you keep your job search organized.

The hhgregg Application Process

The hhgregg application is one of the best applications we’ve ever seen. So many employers make you jump through hoops during the online application process, but not hhgregg. If you already have a resume prepared, it should only take you 5 minutes or so to complete the application. In a world where so many applications are dominated by hundreds of assessment questions and employers ask for every imaginable piece of personal information, it’s nice to see such a straightforward and simple application.

After you find the position that you’re interested in applying for at hhgregg, you will need to create an account on their hiring site. Creating an account is simple: you only need to provide your email address, an account password, and a series of challenge questions (in the event that you lose your password).

The hhgregg application is only one page. As for personal information, you will only need to provide your name, email address, phone number, and address. You will also have the opportunity to upload your resume or paste a summary of your skills and qualifications into a text box.

If you don’t have a resume prepared already, this is a great incentive to create one. Not only can a well-written resume help you secure an interview at hhgregg, it’s also a document that you will be able to reuse over and over again during your job search.

Once you upload your resume, your application is complete. See? We told you it was easy.

How to Get Updates on Your hhgregg Application

When you apply for an hhgregg job through StartWire, we’ll provide you with automatic updates on your application status. This way, you’ll always be able to tell if your application has been read and if you’re still being considered for the position you applied for. Sign up now

Who is hhgregg Hiring?

hhgregg is an equal opportunity employer.

Jobs available at hhgregg

In its stores, hhgregg is always looking for sales associates, warehouse associates, customer service merchandisers, operations leads, and managers. There are also many opportunities available in hhgregg’s distribution centers and corporate headquarters. Check back regularly to learn about new positions as they’re announced. Search jobs

Types of people hhgregg wants to hire

hhgregg wants to hire friendly, hardworking, and dedicated people to join their team. If you read through the job descriptions for their positions, you’ll also learn that they place a huge emphasis on customer service. If you have any previous customer service or sales experience, you should do your best to emphasize that on your resume. Previous retail experience is also preferred. If you don’t have any retail experience, try to find some ways that you can relate your previous experience to the retail industry.

Age requirements

You must be at least 18 years old to work at hhgregg.

Business Summary

Leadership

Dennis May is the President and CEO of hhgregg. Jerry Throgmartin is the Executive Chairman.

Finances

hhgregg is a publicly traded company. In 2012 they reported $2.4 billion in revenue, $107 million in operating income, and $81.4 million in net income.

History

hhgregg was founded by Henry Harold and Fansy Gregg in 1955. Initially, the store focused on selling home appliances like dryers, refrigerators and washing machines, but before long they began selling consumer electronics like televisions and radios.

Today, there are more than 220 hhgregg locations throughout the United States, though the stores are largely focused on the eastern half of the country.

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hhgregg Job Seeker Fact Sheet

Employees:

6700+

Corporate Career Site:

hhgregg-jobs.com

Updates on Job Applications:

Yes

Average Time-to-Feedback:

7 days

Current openings:

0

Workplace Awards:

N/A

Reviews and Salaries:

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