This is a great time of year to recruit new employees as people are looking for a way to make some extra money during the holiday season. Hire temporary workers that may prove to be worth hiring to a full time position during the off-season.
Use this seasonal helper job description template to attract ideal candidates to assist with your busy Christmas season.
Holiday Helper Job Description
If you enjoy bringing light to people’s lives and want to make extra money during the holiday season, we want to hear from you!
At [INSERT COMPANY] we’re pleased to offer a seasonal position as a Holiday Lighting Installer. This position is from [INSERT MONTH] to [INSERT MONTH], however, we are looking for exceptional individuals in all our divisions and your performance may put you in the front of the line for opportunities after the holiday season.
As [INSERT COMPANY]’s Holiday Light Installer, you will be professionally installing, maintaining, and removing holiday lighting systems at residential and commercial locations.
This is a fun time of year, bringing smiles to people and being able to step back and admire a job well done. Join us!
$15 - $25 per hour based on experience and qualifications
What You’ll Be Doing
Working with a team of experienced holiday lighting installers to design, set up, and take down lighting systems at client properties
Loading, unpacking, and carrying ladders/equipment
Climbing and working from ladders as well as roofs
Receiving full training on ladder safety and fall-restraint systems when on roofs
Ensuring the safety of your yourself and others on your team by maintaining safety standards
Locating, reporting, and troubleshooting power issues related to lighting systems or lit decor
Organizing lights, decorations, tools, inventory, and inventory within vehicles as well as warehouse
Maintaining a positive attitude with customers, fellow employees, and supervisors
What We’re Looking For
No experience required. We are looking for people with a solid work ethic
Ability to follow instructions and work well with others
Must be able to work weekends and some evenings
Strong problem solving and multitasking skills
Not afraid of heights
Ability to regularly lift objects weighing 10 pounds or more
Occasionally lift heavy objects weighing up to 50 pounds
Good driving record
Basic electrical knowledge is helpful
Valid driver’s license
Graduated high school or GED equivalent
Agree to take and pass background check and drug test
Be punctual and reliable
Ability to speak and understand English
What We Offer If You Transfer To A Full Time Position
Paid training, developmental and certification opportunities
Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
401(k) with company matching
Paid vacation and sick leave (PTO)
How To Apply
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to [INSERT EMAIL] with subject line reading "Holiday Helper."
Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law