Seasonal Work

Companies seeking to hire seasonal workers
Photo credit iStock/Getty Images Plus - GOCMEN
By 106.3 WORD

Looking for work?  Several companies are hiring.  Anne Robards reports:

Topic Pulse reports that with the holidays coming up many companies are seeking out seasonal employees to help with the shopping crowds.

Among those businesses are Amazon, FedEx, Target, Walmart, Party City and even 7-Eleven. (Click business name to be linked to their careers page)

For Amazon, they have been looking to hire those in the warehouses, as well as in corporate.

FedEx is planning to hire 70,000 workers, most of whom will be on a seasonal basis.

With Halloween undoubtedly kicking off the fun holiday season, Party City is looking to hire 20,000 employees ahead of the spooky holiday.

While 7-Eleven has hired more than 50,000 new employees, they are still looking to add more to help during the pandemic.

Target and Walmart are both hiring for seasonal work with Target expecting near 130,000 people and Walmart aiming for 20,000.

Year-on-year holiday employment change in the United States from 2000 to 2012





Send your story idea to  Like 106.3 WORD on Facebook and follow @1063WORD on Twitter to engage in conversation about this article and others.  Get news headlines delivered to your email inbox by signing up here.