Home Depot planning to hire 70,000 workers for spring season

There is some encouraging news for people looking for a job.

Home Depot plans to hire 70,000 temporary, part-time workers in the U.S. for its busy spring season.

Officials at the nation's largest home improvement retailer say seasonal positions can lead to permanent employment.

Job seekers can apply online or at their local Home Depot store.

The busy selling season for Home Depot starts in mid-February or early March.

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