Kohl's plans to hire 69,000 seasonal employees
“Kohl’s is hiring more than 69,000 seasonal associates to prepare for another exciting holiday season. We want to ensure we provide the excellent service and easy experience Kohl’s customers expect, whether shopping in stores or online,” said Richard Schepp, Kohl’s chief administrative officer.
Kohl’s anticipates hiring an average of 50 associates per store to provide customers with excellent service throughout the holiday season at its 1,166 stores in 49 states. In addition, the company anticipates hiring approximately 9,500 seasonal positions at distribution and e-commerce fulfillment centers across the country and approximately 660 seasonal credit operations positions.
Hiring began this month and most jobs will be filled by mid-November. Holiday positions are also being filled at the company’s distribution and e-commerce fulfillment centers, where hiring began in August. Associates working at distribution and e-commerce fulfillment centers help ensure Kohl’s products get to retail stores and into the hands of Kohls.com customers. Associates working in Kohl’s credit operations perform a variety of customer service functions, including assisting customers with Kohls.com orders.
Hiring levels at specific locations vary depending on the business needs of each facility. For information about employment opportunities with Kohl’s, please visit www.KohlsCareers.com.