JCPenney Hiring 2,500 Associates in Houston Area

Our hearts continue to go out to all those affected by Hurricane Harvey. To serve shoppers restoring their homes, as well as support local job seekers following this devastating storm, JCPenney is doubling its staff in Houston by hiring nearly 2,500 associates throughout the area. Local associates are needed for a variety of full-time and part-time customer service and support positions, including cashier, replenishment specialist, SEPHORA inside JCPenney beauty consultant, salon stylist and more. JCPenney associates enjoy competitive pay, an associate discount up to 25 percent, flexible scheduling and opportunities for advancement.

Interested locals are encouraged to visit Houston-area JCPenney locations on Sept. 21 from 2-8 p.m., and Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., where management will be holding in-person interviews and hiring candidates on-the-spot. All skill levels are welcome. Candidates are encouraged to apply online at or in-store at one of our applicant kiosks prior to attending the event. Those unable to attend can also apply now by visiting