Sports and Outdoor Enthusiasts in Houston
PITTSBURGH (August 19, 2016) – DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, has announced it is now hiring more than 760 associates, to staff six new stores opening soon in the Houston area.
DICK’S is looking for exceptional applicants, passionate about sports or the outdoors, to join the team. DICK’S will plan to hire full-time and part-time associate positions at each of the below locations.
- Baybrook Mall (18650 Gulf Fwy., Friendswood, TX 77546) – approximately 100 associates
- The Shops at Park West (24600 Katy Fwy., Katy, TX 77494) – approximately 100 associates
- Willowbrook Mall (7925 FM 1960 Road W., Willowbrook, TX 77070) – approximately 150 associates
- Deerbrook Mall (20131 US-59 N, Humble, TX 77338) – approximately 140 associates
- Woodlands Mall (1201 Lake Woodlands Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77380) – approximately 150 associates
- First Colony Mall (16535 Southwest Fwy., Sugar Land, TX 77479) – approximately 120 associates
Ideal candidates will draw on their personal experiences and in-depth knowledge to guide, inform, equip and inspire customers. Associates will benefit from competitive pay, store discounts and the opportunity to work with the best sports and outdoor brands. Visit dickssportinggoods.jobs/Houston to learn more about joining the DICK’S Sporting Goods team in Houston.
The stores are expected to open in October of 2016, and some will be part of a new concept that features three banner stores under one roof – DICK’S Sporting Goods, Field & Stream and Golf Galaxy.
To celebrate the new stores across the Houston area, DICK’S will host a three-day weekend of Grand Opening festivities with a variety of giveaways and special appearances in-store. Additional details on the Grand Opening activities will be available in the coming weeks.
DICK’S is committed to serving its communities through the efforts of its Community Marketing and Community Youth Sports programs, which work to support local schools and youth organizations in their pursuit of sports and outdoors.
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About DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc.
Founded in 1948, DICK’S Sporting Goods, Inc. is a leading omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an extensive assortment of authentic, high-quality sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. As of July 30, 2016, the Company operated more than 645 DICK’S Sporting Goods locations, serving and inspiring athletes and outdoor enthusiasts to achieve their personal best through a blend of dedicated associates, in-store services and unique specialty shop-in-shops. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, DICK’S also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream, True Runner and Chelsea Collective specialty stores