Written by The Business Journal Staff
Gap, Inc. has announced plans to hire approximately 65,000 seasonal associates for its Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta and Old Navy stores, as well as call centers and distribution centers for the 2018 holiday season. This will include 1,127 jobs in Fresno.
“Seasonal associates who work hard to serve our customers and are passionate about our brands are crucial to our success this holiday,” said Brent Hyder, executive vice president and chief people officer for Gap, Inc. “Our goal is to meet our customers where they are and our teams are critical to providing meaningful shopping experiences in their daily interactions — whether stores, online, call centers or distribution centers.”
The holiday hiring event in the United States will begin on Oct. 6. Those seeking employment in the distribution and call centers can do so on Gap Inc.’s career page.
Seasonal associates will enjoy the same merchandise discount, wellness offerings and scheduling as the company’s current associates. Gap Inc.’s employee merchandise includes 50 percent off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy stores’ 30 percent off at outlet and factor stores; and 25 percent off at Athleta stores.