Home Depot has announced it will hire quite a few new employees here in the Reno-Sparks area.
Home Depot says they are looking to hire at least 300 workers at it stores here in town.
They say the increase in hiring is thanks to an expected busy spring.
In total, Home Depot says it plans to hire 80,000 part-time and full-time employees nationwide — 14% more than it hired in 2012.
In a statement, the company's executive vice president of human resources, Tim Crow, said, "We find some of our best associates during our peak season, and many of them have built long, meaningful careers with us."
For more information on careers, go to http://careers.homedepot.com