MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Home improvement giant Lowe’s announced Tuesday it plans to hire 45,000 seasonal workers as the busy spring season approaches.
The company also said it plans to add 9,000 part-time workers permanently.
Lowe’s says seasonal employees work an average of 20-25 hours per week. Most jobs start in February and some could last until September.
Economists say the housing market in the United States is recovering, which is good news for home improvement retailers like Lowe’s.