Tractor Supply Co., a rural lifestyle retailer in the U.S. that has stores near Apache Junction and in Queen Creek, today announced additional steps it is taking to protect the health and safety of its team members and customers.
The business also seeks to hire 5,000 full- and part-time team members, according to a release.
East Valley locations include 24930 S. Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek and at 10545 E. Main St in Mesa.
“At Tractor Supply, our top priority is the health and safety of our team members and customers. We have executed a number of actions over the past three weeks, and today we are announcing additional changes that allow us to better serve our customers’ needs during this time of crisis,” Hal Lawton, Tractor Supply’s president and chief executive officer, said in the release.
“This week, in all stores, we will add a dedicated greeter and roll out contactless curbside pickup with dedicated parking for Buy Online, Pickup In Store. We also will complete our nationwide rollout of Buy Online Same Day/Next Day Delivery," he said.
"We are continuing to implement numerous measures to promote social distancing in our stores and rapidly provide personal protective equipment to team members. I can’t thank the Tractor Supply team enough for all they have accomplished in the last few weeks. I am incredibly proud of how they have responded to take care of each other and serve our customers," Mr. Lawton said.
Tractor Supply has slated a hiring drive with plans to immediately fill more than 5,000 full-time and part-time team member positions across its nearly 1,900 stores in 49 states and eight distribution centers, the release states.
These job opportunities represent existing and new positions with a focus on increased customer service and safety in stores. Candidates can learn more and apply for the wide variety of job opportunities at TractorSupply.jobs.
Tractor Supply has taken multiple actions to help assist its team members, customers and communities with the impact of COVID-19.
Measures to help team members and customers stay safe:
In addition, the company had previously announced the increase of mobile point of sale devices across the chain by the end of April to allow for a more seamless checkout process for customers. During these uncertain times and changes to operations, Tractor Supply remains committed to maintaining its everyday low pricing on its consumable, usable and edible merchandise categories, the release states.
Tractor Supply has introduced numerous benefit enhancements for its Team Members. The company has added the following benefits for its team members:
Tractor Supply had previously announced:
To support its team members and communities, the company previously made the following commitments:
Go to tractorsupply.com/COVID-19.