JCPenney plans to hire 300 seasonal workers

NILES – JCPenney plans to hire 300 seasonal associates in the Mahoning Valley, the retailer announced Friday.

The company said it is looking to fill customer service and support positions by hiring cashiers, replenishment specialists and merchandise support specialists, among others.

Hiring, starting early next week, will continue throughout the holiday season.

In addition to a store at the Eastwood Mall in Niles, the retailer also has locations at the Austintown Plaza in Austintown and Southern Park Mall in Boardman.