JCPenney seeking to fill 1,000 positions at Columbus facility

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — As the holiday season approaches, JCPenney is looking to fill 1,000 customer care and supply chain positions at its Columbus facility.

The company is hosting a hiring event on Tuesday, Sept. 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the JCPenney Logistics Facility at 5555 Scarborough Blvd.

Customer care representatives are responsible for providing customer care via phone, email and social media. Supply chain associates are responsible for performing stock-handling tasks, as well as preparing cartons and inspecting them for accurate quantities and condition.

Anyone interested is welcome to apply here or at one of the company's applicant kiosks inside the facility prior to the hiring event.