Home Depot To Hire 80,000 For Spring

Source: Jose Pagliery / CNN Money

Home Depot is making its yearly hiring push, aiming to fill more than 80,000 jobs for its busiest season.

That’s 10,000 more jobs than the home improvement retail chain posted last year at this time, marking a 14% year-over-year increase.

In a statement, the company’s executive vice president of human resources, Tim Crow, said, “We find some of our best associates during our peak season, and many of them have built long, meaningful careers with us.”

Spring is typically the strongest time of the year forHome Depot (HDFortune 500), and the move shows the company is preparing for a better season than years past.

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