Looking for a legitimate work from home opportunity? Do you want to have more time with your children or pets? Would you like the freedom to live where ever you want? Maybe it’s time you join the other 63 million Americans who work from home.
To help you with your search we found some companies and job search sites that feature opportunities that allow you to work remotely.
Convergys is a call center business that employs more than 130,000 people.
While they have other positions available, they regularly hire for customer support positions in sales, customer service, and technical support. They are military friendly, recruiting and hiring veterans and their families.
A Healthcare Licensing Program is available through Convergys. As a licensed agent, you will handle calls concerning insurance inquiries and be considered a seasonal employee.
Pay and hours vary depending on location and which position that you accept. You may be required to work evenings and weekends.
A high school diploma or GED, a year of experience in sales or customer service, and a PC with at least a 17-inch monitor in a quiet setting are the minimum requirements for all the positions.
Health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, tuition reimbursement, wage increases, and bonuses, are incentives that are part of the benefits package.
Visit convergys.com to find out what positions are available in your area.
Yardi Matrix offers a work from home job that doesn’t require a quiet background or fancy equipment. You do need high-speed internet access and a phone that allows you to make long distance calls. No previous is experience is required.
You won’t be making any sales calls, just calling and asking for information about apartments as if you were a potential tenant.
The rent survey position is part-time and temporary, usually about six weeks. These surveys are conducted three times per year. You can usually work each time if you let them know that you are a returning worker when you reapply.
The surveys are used to provide property information for potential property owners.
Hours are flexible, but you’d work a minimum of 10 hours per week. Base pay is $6 an hour plus a commission for completed surveys; you’re guaranteed at least minimum wage in your area.
Hilton is hiring full-time customer care associates nationwide. According to their site, you will need to be available 40 hours per week, including weekends and holidays. You will be expected to answer the phone and do some data entry. A minimum of one year in a customer service role is required.
This site makes sure every company is legitimate by screening each one individually. There are approximately 29,000 jobs listed on this site, make sure you pick the remote option when starting your job search. This site has a $14.95 per month membership fee, but you get quality listings.
Because this site only offers work at home jobs, the search is much easier. Some listings do require you to live in a particular state or a specific time zone, though.
This site only offers work at home job listings. Each listing takes you to the company’s site to apply. You can also sign up to receive job tips by email.
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