JCPenney offers a number of entry-level part-time employment positions that require little previous job experience. Common positions in the company's retail stores include sales, customer assistance, management and stock.
As of 2014, JCPenney has a total of around 117,000 employees. In April 2012, the company laid off a large number of managers, supervisors and long-time employees as the company shifted to new practices requiring less oversight.
The first JCPenney store was opened in 1902 by James Cash Penney in Kemmerer, Wyoming.Learn more about Career Aspirations