Lately, we have been hearing a lot of bad news due to the Coronavirus outbreak that started in late January. But now I am excited to share some good news with you! There are over 1,000+ work at home jobs available for Disaster Response Agents due to the Coronavirus that you can apply to right now.
These jobs come from a legitimate work at home employer and are a direct result of the COVID-19 virus that has disrupted traditional contact centers worldwide. The clients of these contact centers need your help right now. They are counting on work at home employees to provide these services right from your home office.
Before you apply, please keep in mind that these shifts are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week which gives you some flexibility as to when you want to work up to 40 hours a week. These jobs are open to the general population that resides in the United States but you will need to have the following qualities and items:
- Strong work ethic
- Good communication skills
- Fast Internet connection
- Computer and USB headset (Mac computers allowed)
- Google Chrome or Internet Explorer
Normally this company would require you to have a landline phone and a Windows-based computer but they made an exception at this time. They have over 1,000 work at home jobs that need to be filled so if you know of someone who is currently looking for a job, needs income due to loss of a job, or would like to help during the Coronavirus crisis, please apply online today.
Just in case you were wondering, any who are disabled and military spouses can apply too. They are also encouraging those who have not worked in contact centers long to apply. Here are the job details below.
Disaster Response Agents
Direct Interactions is looking for remote workers to work with some of the kindest and most professional contact centers in the country to make a positive difference in people’s lives. As a Direct Response agent, you will be responsible for handling incoming calls from victims affected by disasters including house fires, tornadoes, hurricanes, and pandemics.
Because the job may be stressful and emotionally draining, you will need to be patient and mature to remain calm under pressure.
What will the training consist of?
The training will be computer-based through live role-play in an online conference room led by instructors.
This job requires good verbal skills, the ability to show empathy and compassion, good typing skills to accurately enter data into computer systems, and the ability to legally work in the United States.
How much is the pay?
This job pays a flat hourly rate of $11 per hour working up to 40 hours a week. If you work 40 hours a week, you can expect to take home $440 a week.
Does this company have any other work at home jobs?
Yes, but right now they are specifically hiring for the Disaster Response Agents. They also have 50 openings for those who are Bilingual and can speak Spanish and English fluently to work from home as a Disaster Response agent which includes the same job details listed above paying $12 per hour.
Direct Interactions has 500 openings for Disaster Response volunteers to work from home doing the same work. Volunteers have the option of working part-time if they choose to. This job is a perfect option for young people or those with little to no work at home experience. This volunteer work at home job will give you a reference to put on your resume that can lead to other work at home opportunities.
Things to keep in mind
- Direct Interactions never charges a fee to anyone that applies to their work at home positions.
- You must be at least 18 to apply.
- US residents only.
- Job interviews are conducted via telephone.