Big retailers hiring seasonal help

October 16, 2012 (CHICAGO)

The company is hiring 50,000 workers for the holiday season and many temporary positions could turn into full-time. Amazon currently employs 20,000 people at 40 "fulfillment centers." That is where the seasonal employees will be placed. (amazon.com/gp/jobs)

Also looking for seasonal help is Macy's. That department store plans to hire 80,000 extra workers. (macysjobs.com)

Wal-Mart plans to add 50,000 temporary employees for the holidays. (careers.walmart.com)

And, Toys R Us is set to hire 45,000 seasonal workers this year. (toysrusinc.com/careers)

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