jcpenney Employment Opportunities


We’re Growing, So Can You

At jcpenney, we want to win – so we’re investing in our greatest strength and competitive advantage: our 155,000 Associates. We believe engaged Associates are the key to driving our business. With our “Every Day Matters” brand positioning, our Associates engage our customers as friends, showing our customers that what matters to them, matters to us. In a sea of retail sameness, our superior customer service is what differentiates us from our competitors.
With over 1,000 existing stores and 250 new stores opening in the next five years, we’re looking for dedicated professionals to join our team. In addition to fashion, beauty and home merchandise, our stores offer an array of services including salon, custom decorating, portrait and optical, providing a range of career opportunities.



Our full-time jcpenney Associates are invited to participate in our comprehensive benefits program which provides healthcare benefits such as medical, dental and vision, a 401k saving plan, paid time off days, paid holidays, and more!

jcpenney is one of the few retailers to offer benefits to its part-time Associates. Our part-time Associates (less than 35 hours per week), are invited to participate in the Additional Benefits Choices program, which offers medical, dental, vision and Term Life coverage, along with accident, critical illness and life insurance.

All Associates receive a generous discount at jcpenney stores, Catalog and online at