Many companies are rushing to recruit seasonal workers before the upcoming Tet Holiday, offering them quite attractive salaries. There is high demand for cashiers, present wrapping, supermarket staff, parking lot staff and security guards. Many restaurants are also in need of people willing to work shifts. Demand for pre-Tet seasonal workers rises The Vinmart minimart chain have recruited an additional number of 1,000 sales staff in its shops across Hanoi. Big C Thang Long have announced to recruit seasonal staff for Tet for cashiers, store staff and gift wrapping positions. Quoc Thang Security Service Ltd. Co. have started the recruitment of domestic helps and security guards over the past 3 months with the daily salary of between VND200,000-1.2 million (USD8.69-78.26) per day. However, the firm have still failed to meet increasing demand. This year’s demand for domestic help is up 15-20% against last year. A range of companies have also posted online recruitment information in different areas, including sales staff, customer care, cashier, without requiring applicants with experience or degrees. The payment for these jobs is VND5-7 million per month.