Nordstrom to Hire 11,400 Seasonal Employees

Department store chain Nordstrom, Inc. is hiring 11,400 seasonal employees this year to serve customers at its Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack stores. Workers are also needed for the company’s fulfillment and distribution centers that support the company’s stores, Nordstrom.com, Nordstromrack.com, HauteLook and Trunk Club. The number of seasonal workers hired is down slightly from 11,800 …

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UPS to Hire 95,000 for Holiday Season

UPS, the nation’s leading package delivery service, said it expects to hire about 95,000 seasonal employees to support the Christmas rush in package volume that will begin in November and continue through January 2017. “We’re ready to kick off our annual holiday hiring process, and need lots of great people for various positions on all shifts across the country,” …

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Target to Hire 70,000 Employees for Holidays

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For the fourth year in a row, Target Corporation is looking to hire an additional 70,000 seasonal employees at stores and 7,500 team members for its distribution and fulfillment facilities for the holiday season. Target is the nation’s second largest retailer behind Wal-Mart with 1,800 stores across the country. “The Target team is famous for serving …

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GEICO to Add 600 Jobs in Western NY

BUFFALO — Insurance company GEICO has announced plans to expand its regional operations office in Western New York with an additional facility at 150 Crosspoint Parkway in Getzville, NY. With this expansion, GEICO expects to add more than 600 new jobs in Western New York over the next six years. The company will also invest …

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Sales Jobs are Most Abundant for College Grads

For college graduates seeking full-time work in the U.S., sales positions are by far the largest category of permanent entry-level jobs available. According to the first quarterly Pontoon Employment Index, requests for sales associates in this demographic comprise the top opening posted by employers in the past three months in the U.S. The Pontoon Employment …

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Warby Parker to Create 128 Jobs in Hudson Valley

Warby Parker said it plans to produce its own line of affordable designer eyewear and will create 128 jobs over the next five years in a new 34,000-square-foot optical lab in Sloatsburg, Rockland County. Outfitted for the assembly of glasses and the finishing of prescription lenses, this is the first optical lab Warby Parker will …

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VTS to Create 200 Jobs in NYC

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that VTS, a global commercial real estate and asset management company, will create 200 jobs in an expanded global headquarters in New York City. The company will also retain all 86 jobs currently in place at its offices in Midtown Manhattan. In addition to serving as the company’s global headquarters, …

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