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Outlets Of MS hiring for the holidays

PEARL, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Christmas is not that far away, and the Outlets of Mississippi is looking for holiday help. A job fair was held Sunday in the Pearl mall's Food Court.

Hundreds filled out applications for the seasonal positions. More than 30 stores participated hoping to hire holiday workers.

The mall's marketing director says some of those temporary jobs could lead to full or part-time positions. They anticipate that about 300 people will be hired from the job fair.

"It's a great way to boost the economy, and it's a great way to earn a little extra Christmas money too...It's going really well. We've seen some really great candidates come through, so we're excited about the quality of people that are coming here today," said Outlets of Mississippi Director of Marketing Angela Shepard.

If you missed the job fair log onto outletsofms.com to check for holiday job openings.

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