JCPenney hiring 1k seasonal workers in Virginia

FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2015, file photo, shoppers visit a J.C. Penney store in New York. The Texas-based retailer reports financial results, Friday, May 13, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — JCPenney plans to hire over 1,000 seasonal workers throughout Virginia and about 40,000 around the country for a variety of store positions. They include cashier, replenishment specialist, SEPHORA inside JCPenney beauty consultant and more.

JCPenney is hosting its first ever National Hiring Day on Tuesday, October 17 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Management at each JCPenney location will hold in-person interviews and make employment offers to candidates on the spot. All skill levels are welcome and individuals are encouraged to apply online here or in-store before the event.

JCPenney offers seasonal associates a full associate discount up to 25%, as well as flexible holiday scheduling.

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