Company to hire for seasonal jobs in Jacksonville

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

One company is recruiting heavily and hiring for seasonal jobs in Jacksonville.

Michaels announced it will hire more than 15,000 seasonal positions across its U.S. and Canadian stores and distribution centers in preparation for the 2018 holiday season.

Additionally, the company was recently certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work.

“At Michaels we are proud of our strong culture and are thrilled to be officially named a great workplace. This certification was measured on several categories that are vital to creating a great culture and are important at Michaels, including trust, respect, credibility, pride and camaraderie,” said Holly Shaskey-Platek, Senior Vice President of Human Resources.

The Michaels Companies mission is to inspire and enable customer creativity, create a fun and rewarding place to work, foster meaningful connections with communities and lead the arts and crafts industry in innovation.

The company earned the Great Place to Work credential based on extensive ratings and feedback provided by its team members in surveys.

Shaskey-Platek continued, “As North America’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, we are the ultimate destination for holiday shopping for makers of all ages, and we are committed to making it easier for customers to get what they need and easier for our team members to help them. Our store teams play an essential role in creating meaningful and fun shopping experiences, and we are excited to again welcome more than 15,000 bright, creative and friendly team members to join our team this holiday season.”