MILWAUKEE, Oct. 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT) which operates Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner's, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers stores has announced it will hire 13,000 associates to support increased demand for the holiday season at all of the company's 270 stores. Seasonal store positions include full-time and part-time positions in various roles such as sales associates, sales support, receiving and commissioned sales in cosmetics and shoes. Bon-Ton will also have opportunities in stores for holiday associates to work its 10 biggest sale days and earn an associate discount on top of sales and most coupons throughout the holiday season.
The company is also hiring 500 additional seasonal associates for all of its distribution centers and its new e-commerce fulfillment center for various shifts including days, 2nd shift, and possibly weekends.
Qualified seasonal associates in both the stores and distributions centers will have the opportunity to transition to full-time and part-time positions when the season ends.
"This is a great opportunity for individuals to join Bon-Ton and earn some extra money for the holidays," said Denise Domian, senior vice president of Human Resources at The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. "We are looking for energetic people to be a part of our team during the busy holiday season."
Benefits include: an immediate 20 percent discount, a fun and fast paced environment, one-on-one training, advancement opportunities and a full benefit package for all full-time positions.
Applications are being accepted now and all jobs will be filled by mid-November. Interested applicants can apply online at www.careers.bonton.com or stop in any Bon-Ton store.
About The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.
The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., with corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and York, Pennsylvania, operates 270 stores, which includes nine furniture galleries and four clearance centers, in 26 states in the Northeast, Midwest and upper Great Plains under the Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Boston Store, Carson's, Elder-Beerman, Herberger's and Younkers nameplates. The stores offer a broad assortment of national and private brand fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children, as well as cosmetics and home furnishings. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. is an active and positive participant in the communities it serves.
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CONTACT: Christine Hojnacki Vice President, Public Relations The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. 414-347-5329, cell 262-378-9354 Christine.email@example.comSource:The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc.