Independence Center to Host Seasonal Job Fair on October 8 in Preparation for Busy Holiday Season

Gearing up for the upcoming holiday season, Independence Center, Kansas City, Missouri’s leading shopping mall with more than 130 stores, will host a Holiday Job Fair to match job-seekers with a dozen top retailers on Saturday, October 8, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., on the lower level Dillard’s Court.

“Retailers have begun preparing for another exciting holiday season and the demand it brings to their stores,” said Angela Pyszczynski, general manager at Independence Center. “As a significant source of jobs and tax revenue, Independence Center is pleased to help those in need of work find new full and part-time positions.”

Positions include full and part-time sales, cashiers, management and key-holder opportunities at Dillard’s, Jared, Maurices, Motherhood Maternity, Teavana, Topsy’s Popcorn, Tradehome Shoes, Starbucks, Victoria’s Secret and more.

Retailers will be prepared to review resumes, provide applications and conduct on-the-spot interviews. Independence Center recommends that applicants arrive early to secure the best positions, bring identification and dress to impress. Interested applicants can also pick up a master list of all positions available at the mall management office during the event.

For more information, including an up-to-date list of participating retailers, visit or call (816) 795-8602. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter @IndependencMall and on Instagram @IndependencMall.

About Independence Center Independence Center is Kansas City, Missouri’s leading shopping mall with more than 130 popular retail stores such as Macy’s, Dillard’s, Sears, DICK’S Sporting Goods, Forever 21, Sephora, Coach, Express, Victoria’s Secret and Old Navy. Shoppers enjoy its open-air lifestyle component with more stores, as well as delicious eateries like Applebee’s and Noodles and Company, and the area’s largest indoor children’s play area with a full-size carousel. Independence Center is located at 18801 E. 39th Street South in Independence, Missouri. For additional information, please contact Independence Center at (816) 795-8600 or visit Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter @IndependencMall and on Instagram @IndependencMall.

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