The company is reportedly hiring an average of 50 associates per store at its 1,166 stores.
According to the company’s website, there are about 28 locations in North Carolina alone, which means roughly 1,400 new positions for the holiday season.
The company says the holiday hiring is to support seasonal business in stores and growth on Kohls.com.
“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. “By building a winning team of associates, we know we will help our customers continue to enjoy Kohl’s incredible savings and amazing product throughout the holiday season and beyond.”
Hiring reportedly began this month and most jobs are expected to be filled by mid-November.
For information about employment opportunities with Kohl’s, please visit www.KohlsCareers.com.