rue21 Job Application & Careers

Search for a job online and then apply for it using the rue21 job application. rue21 is a clothing retailer with more than 1,100 locations in the United States and Canada. The instructions posted in the section below provide an overview of the online job application process. Retail, management, distribution, and corporate positions can all be applied for online.

Apply Online

Step 1 – Begin by going to the Careers site.

Step 2 – Hover over the “Search Jobs” link and then select the job type (e.g. retail, management, corporate, etc.).


Step 3 – You can search by keyword(s), or by selecting a category, position type, or location. After entering your search criteria hit the “Search” button to load the results.


Step 4 – Scroll down the page to view current openings.

Step 5 – Click the job you want to apply for.


Step 6 – After reading the job’s description, requirements, etc. click the “Interested? Apply Now!” button.


Step 7 – In order to apply for a job online you must create a profile. Select whether you want to create the profile with your resume, or by filling out the form.


Step 8 – Create Profile – Enter the following details:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Email
  • Login
  • Password


Step 9 – Candidate Profile:

  • Upload your resume (optional)
  • Enter your preferred name
  • Telephone number
  • Address
  • City
  • State
  • ZIP
  • County
  • How you heard about the company
  • Time zone preferences


Step 10 – EEO:

  • Select your gender and race (optional)


Step 11 – Job Specific Questions:

  • Answer if you’re at least 16 years old
  • Answer if you can legally work in the U.S.


Step 12 – Application for Employment – Fill in all of the required information:

  • Personal information
  • Employment desired
  • Education
  • Work history
  • U.S. Military service
  • Questions
  • Professional references


Step 13 – Review the application form, check the “applicant signature” box, and then click the “Submit” button.