Area residents looking for a full- or part-time job will see a frenzy of hiring opportunities this year.
Starting Saturday is a part-time job fair for Kohl’s at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 370 Eastgate Dr. The store is scheduled to open on March 3, with a grand opening on March 6.
The job fair, from Saturday through Wednesday, is being conducted to fill about 105 positions.
Applicants should visit http://www.kohlscareers.com or call (877) 639-5645 to schedule an interview and obtain additional information regarding times and location.
Walk-in candidates are welcome to drop off an application at the hiring job fair,but only those who have scheduled an interview in advance via the website or the Kohl’s Hiring Hotline are guaranteed an interview.
“We do take walk-ins,” said District Manager Stan Kirchgessner.
Job Fair dates, time and location:
- Saturday: 10:45 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Sunday: 10:45 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Monday, Jan. 14: 11:45 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Tuesday and Wednesday: 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Part-time positions can include flexible hours, including weekends.
For hourly positions, candidates must be at least 17 years of age and be able to pass a drug screen.
After the job fair, hirings will be made within the following two weeks. A training process then will occur.
About a dozen full-time positions already have been filled for the store. Those employees will help with the job fair.
contributed by: Jennifer Bailey, “Commercial-News”