Harbor Freight Tools plans Hartsville store
Harbor Freight Tools, which bills itself as “America’s go-to store for quality tools at the lowest prices,” has announced that it will open a new store in Hartsville. The store will be located at 827 South 5th St. and is expected to open this spring. An official opening date will be announced closer to opening. Construction has already begun, using local workers and companies from the surrounding Hartsville area. In addition, the store is expected to bring between 25 and 30 new jobs to the community, including sales and logistic supervisors, senior associates, sales associates, and seasonal opportunities as well. “We’ve been looking to open a location in Hartsville for a number of years so that we can provide the tools and equipment at tremendous values to the community,” said Trey Feiler, Senior Vice President, Real Estate and Construction, for Harbor Freight Tools. “In addition to finding a great location, we were attracted by the availability of great associates in the Hartsville area, and we look forward to having them join the Harbor Freight team.” Interested applicants can apply online at www.harborfreightjobs.com/retail and search “Hartsville, SC.” Forbes magazine recently recognized Harbor Freight as the country’s top employer for veterans as well as one of the top 20 large employers in all of retail. In addition, DiversityJobs.com has named Harbor Freight one of their 2021 Top Employers, citing the company’s commitment to recruiting and hiring from all diversity groups. The company opened its first store in 1980. Today Harbor Freight Tools has 1,100 stores across the country, 23,000 associates and more than 40 million customers.