Harbor Freight Tools Job Application & Careers

Read the guides posted below for more information on how to fill out and submit the Harbor Freight Tools job application (both printable and online versions). The printable form can only be used to apply for in-store positions (and not all stores accept these forms), however corporate, distribution center, and in-store positions can all be applied for online.

  • About the Company: Harbor Freight Tools is an American retailer of discount tools/hardware equipment. The company is based out of Calabasas, California and has more than 650 locations throughout the United States. Harbor Freight was founded in 1977 and employs over 16,000 people.

Apply Online

Step 1 Press this link to load the employment opportunities page in a separate window

Step 2 – Click one of the links as outlined in the screenshot.

  • Note: The remainder of these instructions detail the hiring process for retail positions.


Step 3 – Search by title, keyword, or job family.

  • Note: You can also perform an advanced search.


Step 4 – Press the link of the position that you want to apply for.


Step 5 – Scroll down the page and then hit the “Apply to job” button.


Step 6 – Create a Login:

  • Enter your email address
  • Create a password and security question/answer


Step 7 – Select if you’re currently employed by the company.


Step 8 – Answer the remaining welcome questions.

Step 9 – Application Questions:

  • Provide answers to all of the required questions.

Step 10 – Fill in the input fields for all of the remaining sections of the form:

  • Profile
  • Source information
  • EEO information
  • Background check authorization
  • WOTC
  • Submit
  • Age qualification
  • Employment authorization


How to Write

Step 1 – Download the application at the top of this page.

Step 2 – One page 1 fill in the following details:

  • Position applied for
  • Date
  • Personal information
  • Employment/availability details
  • Emergency contact
  • Reference contact

Step 3 – On the 2nd page fill in the following:

  • Education
  • Employment history
  • AND
  • Sign/date the form

Step 4 – Submit any remaining required information on pages 3 through 7.