When it was founded in 1978 by Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank,
The Home Depot began changing consumers' perspectives about how
they could care for and improve their homes. The Company created
the "do-it-yourself" concept, spawning an entire industry that now
spans the globe.
Today, The Home Depot® is the world's largest home improvement
specialty retailer, with more than 2,200 retail stores in the
United States (including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands),
Canada, Mexico and China. The Home Depot's stock is traded on the
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones
industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index.
As for its offerings, the firm's name, The Home Depot, says it
all: it's a one-stop shop to help customers build, improve, and
maintain a home. It targets the do-it-yourself (DIY) and
professional markets with its selection of some 40,000 items,
including lumber, flooring, plumbing supplies, garden
products, tools, paint, and appliances. Home Depot also offers
installation services for carpeting, cabinetry, and other
The Home Depot is an Equal Opportunity/M/F/Vet/Disabled
Employer. Available positions may vary by location.
Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
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