Kohl’s Provides Holiday Hiring Update - To Hire 90,000 Seasonal Associates; Host Seasonal Hiring Day on Oct. 26 and Oct. 27
UPDATE: This article has been updated to reflect new seasonal hiring dates of Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27
Kohl’s today announced updates surrounding its 2018 seasonal hiring efforts.
“Our early strategy is working and we’ve already hired thousands of associates to help us deliver an excellent omnichannel shopping experience of customers. On the heels of our early hiring efforts, we continue to see momentum in hiring at all locations with talented candidates interested in joining our team, and we are making significant efforts to keep this momentum going throughout the season,” said Ryan Festerling, Kohl’s executive vice president, human resources. “We strive to provide an exciting and engaging working environment for all associates and have allocated several million dollars to incentives and perks to drive a great experience for our associates. We believe we have the right strategy in place to position us for success this season with the right amount of associates to deliver.”
Kohl’s intends to hire 90,000 seasonal associates across its more than 1,100+ stores, nine distribution centers, five e-commerce fulfillment centers and credit centers nationwide. Whether individuals are looking to begin a career in retail, earn additional money for the holidays, or maximize their savings with great discounts this holiday season, Kohl’s has a variety of positions available for interested candidates. Hiring need are determined on an individual store basis and may vary by location.
In addition to an exciting, supportive work environment rooted in a culture of appreciation and opportunity, Kohl’s offers competitive wages, a weekly pay schedule, an immediate 15% Kohl’s discount – which can be stacked with other applicable Kohl’s coupons – and special Associate Shop days for even more savings.
Kohl’s will also provide a 35% discount, which can be used on purchases both in store and on Kohls.com, with no exclusions to all associates in the heart of the season. Associates also have the opportunity to be considered for open full-time and part-time positions after the season.
“Individuals look to Kohl’s for seasonal positions for any number of reasons, including looking to begin a career in retail, earn additional money for the holidays, or maximize savings with great discounts this holiday season,” said Festerling. “Whatever the reason, Kohl’s is committed to offering our seasonal associates perks and incentives that make the experience of working at Kohl’s rewarding and exciting.”
Additionally, Kohl’s will hold hiring events on Friday, Oct. 26 and Saturday, Oct. 27, at select Kohl’s stores across the country. Interested candidates can stop by participating Kohl’s stores for an opportunity to interview for a seasonal position. For more information, visit kohlscareers.com/hiring.