What is Seasonal Work?
Seasonal work is any position that is open during a specific time of year, such as summer or winter.
Seasonal employment is work where employees work for a short period of time, usually during the off-season. Some examples of seasonal jobs are retail work, landscaping, carnival workers, and warehouse workers.
Others may define seasonal work as seasonal hours. A teacher may work 7:30 - 4:00 in the summertime, but during the fall and winter, she works afternoons, evenings, and weekends.
What are the benefits of seasonal work?
- it helps to ensure that businesses have the staff they need to meet customer demand.
- it provides employment opportunities for people who may not be able to find full-time work.
- seasonal work can help to boost the economy by providing additional income for workers and businesses.