The 10 Best Spots for Seasonal Jobs this Year

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By: Dave Taylor | Frenchie Aguilh Posted: 9:19 PM, Oct 16, 2017

Whether you're looking to make some cash for your rainy day fund, or you're on the hunt for a full on job, a seasonal position for the holidays is a great way to make some extra green. So, bump up your income this holiday by checking out 10 of the best stores for seasonal jobs this year – including some you can do from home!

1. Williams-Sonoma

If you like home decor, Williams-Sonoma wants you! As a seasonal, at-home customer service rep, you'll address customer questions and concerns about products and delivery, check inventories, and help process returns – without even having to leave the house!

You'll work around 30-50 hours a week and get paid $11. Plus you'll get 40% off store merchandise! How's that for a perk! The position also has potential for being made full time; all you'll need to get started is a computer or laptop, and a phone with a compatible headset. Click here for more info and to apply!

2. Target

Target is looking to hire thousands of new team members for the holiday season and you can be one of them! Along with your regular wages, you'll also get a 10% merchandise discount in store and online, and even get an additional 20% wellness discount on fruits and veggies!

See if a job at Target is the right one for you by heading to their application site here.

3. Amazon

Love Amazon? Then, why not work for them! This holiday, the company is hiring for over 120,000 positions! Part-time, full-time, whatever your schedule, you'll find something you'll love doing for the super marketplace. And if you like the job enough to do it all year round, there might be opportunities for regular long term employment!

Learn more about what it takes to earn with Amazonian here!

4. Skullcandy

If you love this brand of colorful earbuds and gaming headphones, you can be a brand ambassador for them, right from your own home! This is a job perfect for people passionate about music, sports, and tech, as you'll be answering questions from customers about how the headphones stand up to their needs; plus answer questions about product availability, Skullcandy events, and promotions via phone and email.

You'll receive paid training with a live trainer before getting started, and once you do, you'll earn $10/hour. Find out how you can be a part of the popular Skullcandy team by heading here.

5. UPS

We all know how important getting packages out during the holidays is, so help out "Brown" for some extra green. The company is hiring 95,000 temporary workers this holiday season including package handlers, logistics specialists, and seasonal driver helpers.

See what UPS jobs are open near you here.

6. FedEx

If you think you'll look better in purple than brown, good news: FedEx is also hiring thousands to help with the holiday rush. The company is offering both seasonal and permanent jobs in their Express, Ground, or Freight crews; so join the team by checking out job openings here.

7. Macy's

Macy's, one of the head honchos of the holiday shopping season, will be looking for around 50,000 people to help them during their busy holiday season. And, fun fact, working at Macy's during the holiday season won't just make you some extra cash – it can also help kick start you new career – some of Macy's top executives started as seasonal retail associates! 

See if you have what it takes to deliver the holiday goods with Macy's by checking out their job openings here.

8. Convergys

Customer management company Convergys is looking for at-home customer service reps to handle inbound calls from customers about orders, deliveries, and questions for gourmet food and gifts retailers! All you'll need is a computer, cell phone, and flash drive!

You'll earn around $11.50/hour, plus paid training and opportunities for advancement. The company offers day, evening, and overnight shifts, plus part time and full time positions to fit your needs. Learn more about their customer service positions here.

9. JCPenney

You can make way more than a pretty penny when you grab a seasonal position with the company. They're hiring for almost every position available at the store so head to their careers website to see what'd be a good fit for you.

10. H&R Block

Tax season is a way's away, but  some people are already getting their income ducks in a row! You can help H&R Block prepare for next year's tax season by becoming one of their remote tax researchers! This role will have you research, analyze, and evaluate questions from tax professionals and clients online and on the phone – from the comfort of your own home!

This is a perfect job for anyone with an undergrad degree in business looking to make extra cash or get their foot in the door. Learn more about it here!

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