Snowflakes, hot chocolate, good cheer... and lots of spending are just around the corner. As companies get an influx of extra customers during the holiday season, every year they ask for extra help in serving them.
From retail to hard labor, take a look at these companies hoping to bring joy to the world by hiring for the holidays.
FedEx announced the addition of 700 available positions at their Allentown SmartPost Hub. "FedEx offers its team members the chance to grow and reach their full potential thanks to excellent training, affordable medical benefits and a strong 'promote from within' culture," hub senior manager Brad Hoffman said.
This clothing store hires seasonal help every year. Applications can be found online and sometimes in store.
Amazon will be hiring thousands of applicants for the holiday season. The job opportunities range from shift leads to warehouse associates.
Just like Aéropostale and other clothing stores, American Eagle seeks seasonal help every holiday season. Applications can be found online and sometimes in store.
Some of the Anthropologies looking for seasonal help include the Glen Mills, Philadelphia and Hoboken locations. Apply here.
Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble has hundreds of temporary job openings on their website.
Kohl's is on the lookout for seasonal hire, offering discounts in addition to pay. After working for Kohl's for the season, employees can apply for open positions.
Lowe's has seasonal jobs available in their store, distribution and corporate lines of business.
The majority of seasonal jobs for LUSH available are seasonal sales ambassadors. The LUSH stores in Cherry Hill, Lawrence and Freehold, New Jersey as well as in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are all hiring.
According to Money Magazine, Macy's will have 80,000 seasonal job openings.
Nordstrom is hiring for a range of positions this holiday season from overnight stock team members to cashiers. Apply here.
PennDOT tweeted Tuesday morning, in all caps, that they are "NOW HIRING" full and part time seasonal CDL Drivers to get rid of the snow potentially coming our way. To apply for the position, click here.
In addition to online applications, Sears is hosting a National Day of Hiring on Tuesday, October 17 at all of its Sears and Kmart stores. However, to attend the event, Sears suggest you apply online beforehand.
Target will have 104,500 seasonal job positions open, according to Money Magazine.
Toys "R" Us
Toys "R" Us is not backing down after its file for bankruptcy in September. The mega-toy store will have 13,000 seasonal job openings this year according to Money Magazine.
According to Money Magazine, the United Parcel Service (UPS) has about 95,000 seasonal openings with some locations offering bonuses.
Walmart seasonal jobs can also open up doors at Sam's Club.