JC Penney to Hire 450 Seasonal Workers in Arkansas by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 10/13/2017 08:55 am Updated 10 months ago JC Penney announced Friday that it plans to hire 450 seasonal associates throughout Arkansas for a variety of store positions. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.