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So other retailers are getting ready for the holiday rush did I really just say that.
Other busy hiring more people to run cash registers stock shelves and wrap gifts but there are plenty of seasonal jobs.
Outside of the malls and many of them could turn into permanent jobs -- talons on that in San Francisco.
Jobs there potentially out there.
Well -- more than last year in fact retailers plan to Phil about 700000.
Positions this holiday season.
Up from 660000.
Temp jobs last year mostly at the big department stores.
Macy says it's adding 80000 Christmas workers holes Toys 'R' Us and Wal-Mart all planning to hire more staff than it did a year ago.
Target is hiring slightly fewer people this time around.
But employment experts say overall the big numbers suggest that tight job market is easing and that shoppers are ready to spend.
We don't see a gang -- -- but the economy has improved there's nearly two million more people working.
Now who have money to spend than we saw last year at the same time.
Many of those taking the seasonal jobs are part timers looking for -- for income.
Retirees who want to stay busy and recent college grads hoping to start a career in retail or at least build up their resonates.
Experts say it's a good time for those who gave up looking for a job to go out there and try again -- they may not -- so much -- So big -- the big retailers who else is growing their workforce now.
Well they'll lots of -- specific jobs -- needed in the months ahead for instance up in the mountains resorts there are hiring thousands of people to work -- ski areas.
And -- destination hotels this is Lake Tahoe.
FedEx and UPS also bringing on extra staff to handle the uptick in holiday shipping.
And the retailer Amazon.com.
Just announcing this week it is hiring 50000 seasonal workers at its facilities nationwide.
Now -- once the season -- these jobs generally go away but experts say more employers view these temp assignments as auditions for full time work.
So it's a good time to go out there -- apply for these temp jobs and it's gonna Tonto.
Now -- -- -- us they get back.
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