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Dick’s Sporting Goods hiring 200 on LI for the holidays

People line up for the grand opening of

People line up for the grand opening of Dick's Sporting Goods near Green Acres Mall in Valley Stream on July 8, 2016. Credit: Anthony Lanzilote

Dick’s Sporting Goods on Wednesday said it is looking to fill 200 part-time temporary positions for the holiday season.

The company is hiring for its locations in Commack, Lake Grove, Patchogue, Riverhead, Valley Stream and the Roosevelt Field mall.

Applicants must be 18 or older. For information go to

The Pittsburgh-based company, founded in 1948, operates more than 640 locations in the United States. Dick’s also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream, True Runner, and Chelsea Collective stores.

Dick’s is one of many retail chains hiring hundreds of workers on Long Island for the holiday season. Others include Macy’s, which said it would hire 1,700 seasonal workers; Kohl’s, which planned to hire 600, and Toys R Us, which planned 700 seasonal hires on the Island.

With Aisha Al-Muslim


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