Looking for a part-time job? The holiday season is almost here and local retail stores are looking for your help. Holiday help is needed more than ever now as the economy slowly starts to recover. More shoppers means more jobs for the holidays.

Local malls like Crossgates and Colonie Center are hot spots for “help wanted” signage. Retail giants like Kohl’s, Wal Mart and Target are also looking to hire 50,000-80,000 seasonal employess nation wide. Wilton Mall and Rotterdam Square Mall will hold job fairs on October 19th and 20th.

Not only will retail employment help you purchase the gifts you need this holiday season, your employee discount will reduce cost!