Seasonal Hiring Begins
he slopes at
Boyne Mountain Ski Resortare calm and peaceful. That won't last much longer, as winter is just around the corner. That means this business will be booming and they will need additional help for the season.
For us to be adding 200 people this winter is a great opportunity for the people locally
who may have a seasonal job this summer and are looking for something and also the people that are moving to our area and and having a business that's open four seasons we have great opportunities here for those people
," Boyne Resorts HR Manager Amanda Hayworth said.
Resorts is just one of many ski areas throughout the region that will begin their hiring process in October. This will bring hundreds of jobs to a region that is still struggling with unemployment. These temporary jobs could lead to permanent opportunities.
We promote a lot from within our organization
so many people who come to our business
are looking for season opportunities and some find full-time year-round positions that that they love," Hayworth said.
ajor retailers also announced that they will be hiring to keep up with the busy shopping season.
Kohl'swill each bring in 50,000 seasonal workers across the nation. These jobs give local workers a boost.
If you're working
even if it's maybe not a full-time job
even maybe you're underemployed
still making the contacts
making the connections in the community
you're developing your resume
building your resume and your growing professionally so that when the next opportunity comes around
ready to pounce on
it," Petoskey Chamber of Commerce President Carlin Smith said.