It’s September; not even fall yet, let alone Halloween or Thanksgiving, yet some stores already talking about hiring for the holiday shopping season.
Fourteen million Americans are still looking for jobs – more than 423,000 in the Chicago area alone. But there’s hope on the horizon. Retailers are beginning to hang out the “for hire” signs for seasonal jobs for the holiday season.
Home Depot plans to hire more than 2,000 people in the Chicago area to work seasonal jobs in the coming weeks.
UPS has full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions available throughout the United States, including Chicago.