'Tis the season for layaways and package deliveries, for the Black Friday frenzy and the after-Christmas rush of returns. Whether you are looking to hone your customer service skills in a retail job, or you want to keep disgruntled shoppers in line working as a security guard, we can point you in the right direction with this list of holiday employment opportunities.
UPS is hiring over 90,000 seasonal and part-time employees to work as package handlers, dockworkers, and driver helpers. Apply online here.
K-Mart has once again made their call for Holiday Helpers. They are offering positions in member services and stock and replenishment, as well as cashier jobs. Apply online here.
Walmart is planning to hire 60,000 temporary employees this holiday season to assist at cash registers and the customer service desk. Apply online here.
Target is hiring over 70,000 employees this holiday season in their stores and their distribution and fulfillment facilities. Seasonal workers will assist with unloading products, stocking shelves, and maintaining the store's holiday atmosphere. Apply online here.
The Salvation Army
The familiar red kettles and ringing bells are soon to be back again, and the Salvation Army is looking for people to get involved. Sports teams, youth groups, and families can volunteer to adopt a kettle location, and individuals can apply to work paid shifts. Click here for more information, and stop by your nearest Salvation Army location to apply.
Stone Mountain Park
Stone Mountain is currently seeking over 150 seasonal employees for their annual Snow Mountain event. Open positions include jobs in attractions, food services, parking, merchandise, and maintenance. Apply online here.
Offering jobs in retail, security, food services, and entertainment, shopping malls are perhaps the broadest opportunity for employment during the holidays. Simon Malls is offering positions in all of these areas. Apply online here.
With all of the traveling, shopping, and partying that happens during this time of year, people are always looking for a ride. If you can handle the holiday traffic, sign up to be an Uber driver here.
Macy's is famous for it's holiday festivities, and you can now join their team for this season. There are positions available in customer service, merchandising, distribution, and at their call centers. Apply online here.