TORONTO, Oct. 11 /CNW/ - Sears Canada Inc. plans to hire approximately
5,000 new seasonal employees for the 2007 Christmas season. Today the company
will hold its first-ever national hiring day at its retail stores across the
"The Christmas time period is a fun and exciting time to work in retail,"
said Ethel Taylor, Senior Vice-President, Full-Line, Store Planning and
Presentation, Sears Canada Inc. "We're very excited about our first-ever
national hiring day and we know we will attract individuals who are hard
working; enjoy a team environment and who want to work for an employer who
cares about the community where it does business."
Job seekers interested in learning more about employment at Sears should
visit their local Sears department store or Sears Home store, on Thursday,
October 11, 2007.
Sears stores will set up designated hiring centres in the store/mall to
answer questions and accept applications and resumés.
Sears Canada is a multi-channel retailer with a network of 196 corporate
stores, 179 dealer stores, 61 home improvement showrooms, over 1,800 catalogue
merchandise pick-up locations, 106 Sears Travel offices and a nationwide home
maintenance, repair, and installation network. The Company also publishes
Canada's most extensive general merchandise catalogue and offers shopping
online at www.sears.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Eliana Cugini, Sears Corporate Communications,
(416) 941-4426, firstname.lastname@example.org