KUALA LUMPUR, 6 SEPT 2022 – Great news for Malaysians – MR D.I.Y. Group is hiring! The country’s largest home improvement retailer today announced that it has opened up applications for more than 1,700 job positions nationwide.
To make it easier for applicants, the company will be hosting a 3-day recruitment drive in Kuala Lumpur at MR D.I.Y PLUS, Mid Valley Megamall, from 9 – 11 September 2022, from 11AM – 6PM daily. Applications are also accepted online at https://forms.gle/bxHUMTk1PPLRuP1LA or at https://www.mrdiy.com/career
The retailer is looking to fill vacancies across a number of positions, ranging from senior and middle management hires to executives and officers at its headquarters in Seri Kembangan, Selangor, through to supervisors, assistant supervisors, cashiers, promoters and store assistants at its MR D.I.Y, MR. DOLLAR and MR. TOY stores nationwide.
The retailer is also accepting applications under its Management Apprentice Programme (MAP) and Supervisor Apprentice Programme (SAP); fresh graduates are encouraged to apply for these.
In a statement issued today, the company said it was pleased to be able to open up new opportunities to more Malaysians:
“MR D.I.Y Group has grown in leaps and bounds since we first opened our doors in 2005. We now have over 13,000 employees helping us deliver on our vision of offering “Everyday Low Prices” to customers in our 1,000+ stores nationwide, with another 180 scheduled to open this year. This recruitment drive will help us ensure we continue to deliver on this promise while at the same time offering steady, sustainable income and a myriad of career opportunities to Malaysian talents nationwide. We are an equal opportunity employer, and welcome applications from everyone.”
The company also stated that it had conducted a stringent analysis of current market conditions in determining the compensation and benefits for its employees, and was confident that it had much to offer candidates today: “Steady growth, stability, and security are some of the factors that candidates look for in employment today, and MR D.I.Y. provides that. We also invest in growing our talents and have many employees who have risen from junior executive, retail assistant, and warehouse operator positions to become part of our senior leadership team. This is how we add value to Malaysians for Malaysia, and we look forward to doing so for many years to come.
In 2021, MR D.I.Y. was listed as one of 113 preferred employers to work for amongst Malaysian undergraduates in the Graduates’ Choice Award (GCA) by Talentbank, an award-winning career discovery ecosystem. MR D.I.Y. was cited as a Top 3 employer in the Retail category.
The retailer has also commandeered a number of major accolades over its 17-year journey, including being inducted into the FTSE4Good Index and being recognised as Malaysia’s Brand of the Year for four consecutive years. In addition, MR D.I.Y received the Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for the Home Improvement Retail/Company of the Year Award in 2020 & 2021, Deloitte Malaysia’s Best Managed Companies Awards 2021, and Putra Brand Award – Gold Award 2021 in the Retail Category.
Candidates interested in attending the recruitment drive need to bring their latest curriculum vitae [CV}, a copy of their identification card, and relevant academic certificates for the walk-in interview.