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These Companies Hire Seasonal Employees to Work From Home
I can’t believe it’s already October. Where did this year go? It seems as though it was just February, I blinked, and now it’s almost the holiday season. I can almost smell the turkey.
Anyway, if you’ve been actively searching for a remote job, now is a great time to find one because many companies are gearing up to start their seasonal hiring process. And, just like brick-and-mortar stores that hire employees for the holiday season, some of these companies may also keep seasonal employees after the holidays are over, depending on the need and how well they work out.
So, if you need some cash for the holiday season, then here are some companies you’ll want to check into.
Companies Hiring Remote Seasonal Employees
Discount sporting goods company headquartered in Katy, Texas. They hire seasonal Contact Center Customer Service Associates to work from home, assisting customers via phone, chat, and email. These positions are usually location-based, and they only hire within certain areas.
Technology and e-commerce company. This company hires both full-time and part-time seasonal Customer Service Associates to work from home. Schedules are usually mornings, afternoons, and evenings. They hire in most states, and the starting pay is $15 per hour. Equipment is supplied by the company.
Even though this isn’t holiday-related, this company does hire remote seasonal employees this time of year to service customers for the health insurance open enrollment period, which starts November 1st. Current seasonal openings available are Network Data Specialist, Utilization Management RN, and Pharmacy Technician. Opportunities with this company change rapidly.
Collage.com is an online retailer of photo products. They hire Temporary Remote Customer Service Representatives to assist customers with orders during the holiday season. You must be able to work on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. They offer both full-time and part-time positions, and the pay is $15 per hour, and state restrictions apply.
Formerly known as Home Shopping Network, this is a television network featuring various products for sale. They hire Seasonal Work at Home Order Services Representatives to assist customers who are calling in to make a purchase. You’ll also be upselling by suggesting additional products they might enjoy. These positions are usually location-specific.
Intuit is a financial software company and the producer of QuickBooks and TurboTax. They hire seasonal tax professionals and support associates to assist their TurboTax software users during the tax season. They require a basic knowledge of tax laws, tax concepts, and tax forms.
Similar to HSN, except that this television network features jewelry for both women and men. This company is headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, and has been in business for 25 years. They hire At-Home Customer Care Agents for seasonal positions during the holidays. Since they operate 24/7, you must be available to work any shift.
Liftopia is a ski resort ticket marketplace. Every year they hire remote Seasonal Customer Support Representatives to assist customers via phone, chat, and email with ticket purchases. These are full-time, temporary positions that pay $15 per hour. Candidates must live in CA, CO, FL, MA, TX, VT, or WA.
Neiman Marcus is a high-end, luxury department store headquartered in Dallas, Texas. They hire seasonal Customer Care Agents to work from home, assisting customers who are making purchases through their website and catalog. The available weekly hours vary from 16 to 40, depending on customer traffic.
Nordstrom is a luxury department store chain headquartered in Seattle. They hire seasonal Customer Care Specialists to work from home during the holidays to service customers via phone, chat, and email. The starting pay is $15.35 per hour.
Pana is a business travel service. They hire remote Seasonal Travel Agents to help business travelers during the busy holiday travel season. These are part-time positions, and they require experience in the travel industry, customer service, or the hospitality industry.
Spiraledge is an internet retail company that specializes in health and wellness. They hire remote Seasonal Customer Service Representatives to assist customers who are making online purchases. To be eligible for employment, you must live in California, Connecticut, Idaho, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, or Washington. They require a bachelor’s degree and at least one year of customer service or call center experience. According to Glassdoor, the pay is between $13 and $16 per hour.
UncommonGoods is a retailer that sells products through its website and catalog. Each year they hire Seasonal Remote Customer Service Representatives to help service customers for the holidays. The pay is $17.50 to $18.50 per hour, depending on experience.
This is an online furniture and home décor retailer. They hire remote Customer Service Representatives to assist customers via phone, chat, email, and social media. You must live in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, or Texas to be eligible for remote employment. They require either a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Although the pay isn’t listed in the job posing, according to Glassdoor, it is between $12 and $17 per hour.
Retail boating and fishing supply company. They hire seasonal Call Center Customer Service Associates (phone) and Digital Response Customer Service Associates (chat) to work from home during the holiday season to assist customers with online purchases, returns, and shipping.
This company sells home furnishings and kitchenware and is also the owner of Pottery Barn. They hire remote Seasonal Customer Service Agents to help customers via telephone to place orders, make returns, and schedule deliveries. The starting pay is $12 per hour, and you’ll receive a 40% discount on merchandise. They also offer lots of overtime.
This company is headquartered in San Francisco and is an online retailer of wine. They hire remote Customer Service Representatives to assist customers with orders via phone, chat, and email. They only hire in California, Florida, and Texas.
Keep in mind, some of these companies may not be hiring right now, but they may be hiring very soon, so be sure to keep regularly checking for any jobs that may become available.