Lowe's Canada to hire more than 7,000 employees this spring for its Lowe's, RONA and Reno-Depot stores

National Hiring Day to be held on Saturday, February 24 from 9 AM to 4 PM in all Lowe's, RONA and Reno-Depot corporate stores across Canada

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BOUCHERVILLE, QC, Feb. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - In preparation for home improvement's busiest season, Lowe's Canada is recruiting more than 7,000 full-time, part-time and seasonal employees this spring, adding to its current workforce of over 25,000 employees nationwide. To kick off its hiring campaign, Lowe's Canada - which operates or services more than 630 corporate and dealer stores in Canada under different banners - will host its first-ever National Hiring Day on Saturday, February 24. On that day, potential candidates are invited to walk into any Lowe's, RONA and Reno-Depot corporate stores across the country between 9 AM and 4 PM to learn more about available employment opportunities. Management teams will be onsite to accept applications and conduct on-the-spot interviews. Candidates can also apply online at any time.

"Lowe's Canada is bigger than a business: it's a family. When you join Lowe's Canada, you enter a multi-banner company with multiple career advancement opportunities, and you become part of a supportive network of caring, inspiring team members committed to making you feel like you belong," said Marc Macdonald, Senior Vice President, Human Resources. "If growing with a Canadian leader and helping people love where they live appeals to you, now is a great time to join us."

Available part-time and full-time positions include service and support managers, customer service associates, cashiers, stockers, boom truck drivers and sales specialists. Available in-store seasonal positions, which typically support stores between March and September, include cashiers, lawn and garden associates, stockers, assemblers of outdoor products and loaders. To accommodate the student population, employment may begin later in the spring based on their availability.

To find a store, learn more about available positions or apply online:
Lowe's: Find a store | Apply online
RONA: Find a store | Apply online
Reno-Depot: Find a store | Apply online

Breakdown of job openings

    Province                                Number of jobs (estimates)
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    British Columbia                                                     700
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    Alberta                                                              900
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    Saskatchewan                                                         200
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    Manitoba                                                             150
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    Ontario                                                            3,300
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    Quebec                                                             1,800
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    Atlantic                                                              40
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About Lowe's Canada
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE(®) 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $65.0 billion, Lowe's and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,370 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 290,000 people. Based in Boucherville, Quebec, Lowe's Canadian business, together with its wholly owned subsidiary, RONA inc., operates or services more than 630 corporate and independent affiliate dealer stores in a number of complementary formats under different banners. These include Lowe's, RONA, Réno-Dépôt, Marcil, Dick's Lumber and Ace. In Canada, the companies have more than 25,000 employees, in addition to nearly 5,000 employees in the stores of RONA's independent affiliate dealers. For more information, visit Lowes.ca.

SOURCE Lowe's Canada