CarMax, Inc (NYSE: KMX ), a used car retailer, is planning to hire more than 2,000 employees by the end of the year.
CarMax notes that it isn't looking to hire seasonal employees in 2017. Instead, the retail company says that all of the 2,000-plus employees will be filling long-term position. KMX currently employs roughly 24,000 people.
CarMax says that it is looking to fill various positions across the company. The majority of these open positions are for sales consultants. However, the company also needs to hire employees to take on the roles of technician, detailer and inventory associate.
CarMax also points out that it is looking to fill some special positions at a couple of its locations. The first is for customer service employees at its CarMax Auto Finance facility in Atlanta. The second has it looking for employees to fill digital and technology roles at its headquarters in Richmond, Virginia.
"First and foremost, CarMax seeks to hire people with integrity who are passionate about customer service," Diane Cafritz, Chief Human Resource Officer and Senior Vice President at KMX, said in a statement . "Experience in the auto industry is not necessary to work at CarMax."
CarMax will be accepting applications online for those that want to take a shot with the company. You can reach its online applications page by following this link . KMX also mentions that it has been in Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list for 13 years in a row.
KMX stock was down slightly as of Monday afternoon, but is 16% year-to-date.
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