Target is known for many things, including its magic powers to convince you to buy the entire store, even though you just stopped by to pick up some dish soap (been there). But this holiday season the retail giant will be known for something else — the .
Target is looking to hire a whopping for the holiday shopping season, starting today. That's a 20% increase from last year and, if you're looking for a little extra cash, it sounds like a great gig.
For $12 an hour (a dollar more than last year!), temporary workers will be tasked with stocking store shelves and checking people out at the register. Plus an additional 7,500 people will be assigned to the warehouse to help pack the large influx of online orders.
If you need more of an incentive, reports that employees will have a chance to win a $500 Target GiftCard and give a $500 donation to their community. And did we mention the , as well as an additional 20% discount on certain items, including fruit, vegetables, and yoga clothes?
If this sounds like the job for you, you can find out more at the stores themselves, as Target will be hosting hiring events next month. Or you can visit to learn more and apply today.