Lowe's to Hire 1000 New Workers in Ontario, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia

Feb 05, 2013, 07:00 ET from Lowe's Canada

Home Improvement Retailer currently accepting applications for full, part time, seasonal, and permanent positions. 

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Lowe's Canada expects to hire approximately 1000 seasonal and permanent employees during spring in Canada - the busiest time of year in the home improvement industry. A wide variety of store positions are available including store customer service support roles such as cashier, customer service associates, loaders, and stockers. New positions are also available in the Milton based Regional Distribution Centre, and Corporate office in North York, ON

The number of hours worked per week will vary based on the needs of individual stores, but on average, seasonal employees could work an estimated 24-40 hours per week. 

The length of the employment will vary depending on the needs of the individual market; however, seasonal employees are most needed in spring and summer months, typically from February until September. Many seasonal hires will have an opportunity to transition into a permanent role. Each store is accepting approximately15-20 positions.

Available positions and applications are accepted at www.lowes.ca/careers


Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's is the second-largest home improvement retailer in the world, serving approximately 15 million customers a week in its more than 1,745 stores in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Lowe's Companies Canada, ULC first opened Canadian stores in  December 2007 and now operates 34 stores in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia with more than 4,500 employees company-wide.


SOURCE Lowe's Canada