Seasonal Jobs Abound as Holiday Season Approaches
Many St. Louis-area big box retail stores are hiring seasonal workers to help handle the holiday shopping season.
According to a St. Louis Business Journal report, Walmart plans on hiring more than 50,000 seasonal employees, although it's not sure how many of those jobs will be for the store's 20 St. Louis-area locations.
The Business Journal reports that Target is set to hire between 80,000 to 90,000 workers across the country, while Kohl's plans to hire 52,000 workers.
And Macy's, which has three locations in the St. Louis-area, plans to add 1,700 jobs to the market. Nationwide, Macy's is looking to hire 80,000 seasonal jobs.
Other area chains looking for season help, according to the Business Journal, include: