Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will hold a recruiting event on Saturday (October 12) for its sessional distribution center holiday needs.

The Job Fair will be held at its Olive Branch office, 7744 Polk Lane, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The need is for 1600 seasonal employees and 600 regular, part–time positions at three local distribution centers to help fulfill the anticipated influx of seasonal orders.

The positions will fill three shifts of work, seven days a week. Available positions include managers, merchandise processors, supervisors and forklift operators. The seasonal positions will generally run from September through the end of December 2019. The new positions available will help make sure that holiday gifts are packed and sent to customers across the country.

“Our new associates will receive an employee discount on products, minimum guaranteed hours, and the potential for a retention bonus if they work the entire peak season. The company also plans to have a cash and car giveaway where eligible associates can be entered in a contest.” said Josh Sanderson, director of Talent.

“This is in addition to the usual Williams-Sonoma, Inc. competitive wages, flexible hours and a positive, clean work setting.”

Applications will be taken from applicants aged 17 years and older.

Interested applicants may also apply online at www.wsapplymemphis.com or complete applications Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 7755 Polk Lane in Olive Branch.