"Customer traffic certainly picks up," explained Ed Elko, Boscov's senior vice president for human resources.
held job fairs at its stores in late October and will have its seasonal employees begin work between Monday and Nov. 19, Elko
About half of the temporary hires will work a full 40-hour week.
The part-timers average between 20 and 30 hours weekly.
Their jobs will continue until shortly after Christmas, although some seasonal workers will stay on board beyond the normal holiday season, Elko