It’s the season for job seekers to find temporary employment in the retail business industry. This Thanksgiving and Christmas employers are hiring associates to carry the extra weight of incoming sales. Positions are available in delivery, shipping and packaging at warehouse locations. Seasonal associate positions are also available. Seasonal associate positions are ideal for students seeking extra cash for the holidays but to the already experienced job seeker it can be an opportunity for prolonged employment after the holidays are over. Open positions won’t wait so apply online early.
Some of the retailers hiring this season are:
• Toys “R” Us
Seasonal employment with Toys “R” Us is perfect if you are looking for additional income this holiday season. It is also an opportunity to get your foot in the door to acquiring a full time position or much needed on the job experience. If you have been unemployed for a long period of time now is the time to refurbish your resume and head out to local retailers. Many Retail employers are searching for talented employees. Your hard work and dedication during the Holiday season may land you permanent employment. Toys “R” Us has unlimited opportunities for advancement.
Expect the number of seasonal positions available this year at JCPenney to increase. JCPenney has “over 1,000 existing stores and 250 new stores opening in the next five years” and are looking for dedicated professionals to join their team. JCPenney is “one of the few retailers to offer benefits to its part-time Associates working less than 35 hours per week.” Part time Associates take part in Additional Benefits Choices program, which offers medical, dental, vision and Term Life coverage, along with accident, critical illness and life insurance.
Whether you’re looking for seasonal employment or a full-time position Macy’s provides associates with training and career opportunities regardless of educational background. “As a Seasonal Associate, you will be an integral part of Macy’s ability to maintain high service and presentation standards during the fast-paced holiday season. You will have the opportunity to work a flexible schedule on a temporary basis, including weekends and busy events such as the day after Thanksgiving and the day after Christmas”
Join Macys this holiday season and take advantage of an employee discount of up to 20% starting your first day just in time for holiday shopping.
• AT & T
AT& T is also one of many retailers hiring this season. AT & T is a diverse company of more than 300,000 people the world’s largest communications company. “Your talent, your drive and your dedication can offer you opportunities to do something amazing with a team that’s just as impressive. Expect big things from the company that created the communications industry.”
Submitting an online application for seasonal employment is quick and easy. You will get your work experiences to a hiring employer ahead of the competition. Make sure your experience is tailored to or comparable with the retail profession it will help if you are familiar with the company and its products. Remember to always follow up with an email or phone call to the company of your choice, It shows initiative on your part. You can start now by filling out an Online Application.