JCPenney Hiring 30,000 Associates During National Hiring Event

Holiday shopping is starting earlier than ever this year. As JCPenney prepares to greet eager customers this season, we’re hosting national hiring day events in all JCPenney stores and salons across the country from Oct. 13-15 at 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. local time. Some employment offers may even be made on the spot!

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With thousands of seasonal and additional positions available in more than 650 JCPenney stores, there’s something for everyone of all ages and experience levels from customer service to support to salon stylists. Read everything you need to know about the the national hiring day events below:

  • In-person interviews: Walk on in! Apply online at or in-store at one of our applicant kiosks. Then, interview with store leadership between Oct. 13-15, 2021.
  • Unable to attend? No need to worry, we still encourage you to apply online at
  • Career Perks:
    • Flexible scheduling
    • Fast-paced work environment
    • High-growth potential
    • Up to 25% off associate discount
  • Follow Store COVID-19 Safety Measures: We are committed to our customers’ and associates’ safety while in our stores and salons. Please be courteous and follow the store’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) Safety Measures during the hiring event.

With a dedicated team of more than 50,000 individuals around the world, JCPenney associates are the foundation of our success – their passion, energy, and talent fuel our Company’s growth. Don’t miss your opportunity to join an incredible team and a Company where you can thrive.

We look forward to meeting interested candidates in our stores across the country.