How to Apply for a Target Career

Target Corporation is a discount shop retailer in U.S. They are the second largest discount shop after Walmart.

The company was established by George Dayton. In its  days the company was known as Goodfellow dry goods. In the year 2000, the parent company renamed as the Target Corporation.

They operate approximately 1,806 locations all over the United States. Almost 341,000 employees serve the company’s customers every day.

Current career opening categories:

  • Administrative.
  • Advertising & Marketing.
  • Human Resources.
  • Communications.
  • Financial & Retail Services.
  • Call center services.
  • Store Management.
  • Technology.

Their average salary:

Cashier:                     $9.09 / hr.

Team Member:          $9.28 / hr.

Backroom team member: $10.00 / hr.

Team Leader:            $15.00 / hr.

Sales Associate:      $9.34 / hr. 

How to submit an online application:

Step 1 – To apply for a position, first visit the career page. Here you will see the position categories. Choose a category and then click on that link.

Step 2 – You may also search for positions by keyword, city or state. Use your preferred filters, and then search.

Step 3 – Now you will see the positions available for the category you selected. You can also see all the available positions for the selected category by clicking on the ‘View All Job Openings’ link.

Step 4 – Here you will see all of the positions available. You can also narrow down the results by applying filters. Otherwise, select the position you want to apply for.

Step 5 – Once you have selected a position, read the description, responsibilities and the requirements very carefully.

Step 6 – After reading the details, if you think the position is the right one for you, then click on the ‘Apply Now’ button.

Step 7 – On the next page click on the ‘Apply Now’ button again or ‘Apply Later’ if you want to apply at a later time.

Step 8 – If you have already created an application account on the site, you can login by entering your username and password and clicking on the ‘Login’ button.

Step 9 – If you don’t have an application account, then click on the ‘Create New Account’ button.

Step 10 – Provide your user name, password and click on the ‘Next Step’ button to proceed for the next step.

Step 11 – Now submit your personal information including your educational details and previous work experience to complete the process.

Step 12 – When the application process is finished, the company will send you a confirmation email.

Benefits of working for Target:

The company values its employees, and in order to thank them for their work they offer the following benefits: medical, dental, maternity support programs, team member life resources and tobacco cessation programs.

They also offer well-being educational resources, 401(k), life insurance, annual bonus, commuter benefits, childcare discounts, home loans, parental leave, vacation and many other benefits.