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TRU to Hire 40,000 Holiday Staff

Toys 'R' Us plans to hire more than 40,000 employees to staff its U.S. stores and distribution centers this holiday season. This number is in line with previous years during which the company hired between 35,000-45,000 seasonal workers.Throughout the com

Throughout the coming months, the company will continue to assess its staffing needs and add more employees, as necessary.

Each year, high performing seasonal employees take on extended roles at TRU, with 10 percent of the 2010 holiday workforce currently employed at the company.

"At Toys 'R' Us, one of the ways we differentiate ourselves is by employing a toy-trained workforce who can provide gift-givers sound toy-buying recommendations, and our seasonal staff is an important extension of our team," says Dan Caspersen, executive vice president, human resources, Toys 'R' Us. "We are proud to create tens of thousands of jobs across the country this Christmas, while providing the potential for hardworking individuals to find a permanent position with us."

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