More than 200 jobs up for grabs at Mississauga and Brampton Home Depot job fairs
Home Depot is hosting job fairs at seven stores in Mississauga and Brampton on Mar. 4 in search of 228 new associates. – Torstar file photo
Home improvement giant Home Depot Canada is hosting several job fairs across Canada over the coming weeks to fill 5,500 positions, including 228 associates at its four Brampton and three Mississauga locations.
The company announced the hiring blitz in a release on Feb. 18, and said it would be hosting job fairs at all seven local stores on Mar. 4.
The job events will be held between 4-8 p.m. at the following locations:
– Brampton East: 9105 Airport Road
Brampton North: 60 Great Lakes Drive
– Brampton South: 49 First Gulf Boulevard
– Brampton West: 9515 Mississauga Road
– Mississauga Britannia: 5975 Terry Fox Way
– Mississauga South: 3065 Mavis Road
– Mississauga West: 2920 Argentia Road
Those unable to attend one of the job fairs to apply in person can also apply through the company’s website at careershomedepot.ca or by texting “Home Depot Jobs” to 97211. Those outside Mississauga and Brampton can visit the website to find career fairs in their areas.
“Our team is built on a set of core values shared by four generations of associates working in our stores,” said Home Depot’s vice-president, human resources, communications and sustainability Aliana Rozenek in the release, adding the company’s core values include ”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,” she added.
According to Home Depot, 75 per cent of their store managers started out as associates. Eligible employees have access to several benefits programs, including company-paid health and dental benefits, profit-sharing programs, tuition reimbursement and employee assistance programs.