Lowe’s is one of America’s largest home improvement stores. Each year they host hiring events in preparation for their busiest season of the year: spring. All of their 1,700 U.S. stores will begin hiring events next week to fill at least 53,000 seasonal part-time and full-time positions.
What Positions Are Open?
Open positions include cashiers, stockers and loaders. They are also hiring for customer service associates, lawn and garden associates and outdoor product assemblers. These positions offer flexible hours and competitive pay. This could be the perfect opportunity for you to earn extra income or land a permanent position.
No matter what your level of experience is, Lowe’s has a position made just for you. Positions include both entry-level and jobs for experienced professionals in plumbing and electrical. You can apply in-store, online,or attend any of their in-store hiring events.
Customer Service Associates help customers by providing product expertise and ensuring their needs are met while they are shopping. Stocking and receiving positions often work overnights, weekends or early mornings unloading merchandise and moving it to the sales floor. Cashiers are responsible for ensuring customers experience a smooth checkout process.
Benefits of Working at Lowe’s
As an employee of Lowe’s you are eligible to participate in the company’s quarterly bonus program–and you get a 10% store discount. Although many of the current jobs are seasonal, Lowe’s stated that about 50% of last years’ seasonal hires were converted to permanent jobs.
Part-time and full-time employees can also take advantage of Lowe’s health and wellness benefits, incentive programs, 401(k), a discounted stock purchase plan, paid vacation and sick days, dependent care resources, flexible spending accounts (FSA), tuition reimbursement and flexible work schedules. Their flexible scheduling policies allow employees to see their schedule 17 days in advance and swap shifts with other employees as needed.
If you are looking to make your own home improvements, working at Lowe’s could help you do just that. Get a seasonal job to earn extra money to put towards your own projects and get discounts on the supplies you’ll need!