Your Questions Answered

Appplication Process

How do I apply for an hourly position in a Home Depot store or The Home Depot Distribution center?

Visit the Career Center kiosk in The Home Depot store near you, or select In-store Hourly or Distribution Center Hourly in the Career Search section.

Can I apply to multiple stores on one application?

Yes. You may select multiple stores when you search for jobs and apply to any store in your area.

How do I apply for a management position in a store?

Store Management positions are posted in the Corporate/Other section of the Career Search under the “Management” area.

How do I apply for a professional career opportunity or a position in the corporate environment?

Select the Corporate/Other section of the Career Search.

I have applied for a career opportunity at The Home Depot. What happens next?

If you are selected for an interview or further information is needed, you will be contacted. Otherwise, please continue to check for current position openings and reapply.

Applications for hourly store positions are only active for 60 days. If you have not heard back from us 60 days after submitting your application, you may reactivate your application for another 60 days by logging into your account at

Career Options

What positions are you currently hiring for?

The Home Depot is always accepting applications for career opportunities in our stores and distribution centers, however available positions will vary by location. Other opportunities are posted in the Corporate/Other section of the Career Search.

How can I find out which store or distribution center is closest to my home?

Use our Store Locator to determine which store is closest to your home.

What’s a typical day like at a Home Depot store and Distribution Center?

Our associates thrive on challenges and The Home Depot’s fast-paced environment. View our job preview videos to learn more about a typical day at The Home Depot.

How do I learn about career opportunities in Canada and Mexico?

For career opportunities in Canada, please visit

For career opportunities in Mexico, please visit

Login and Profile

I forgot my Login ID and password. How do I recover them?

Option 1:
For login and password recovery utilizing your user id, click on the link to access the login page, then click on the “Forgot your User ID/Password?”

Option 2:
For password recovery utilizing your email address, click on the link to access the login page, then click on the “I have forgotten my password”

Option 3:
Click on the returning user link in the search box at the top of the page and follow the instructions.

My computer crashed when I was applying on your site. What should I do?

Your application will not successfully be submitted until you’ve clicked the “submit” button. Please return to the career login page to begin the application process again.