We are just in the beginning stages of fall but depending upon where you live, it may already feel like it. The fall season is an opportune time to apply to work at home companies because many employers will be recruiting home agents to keep up with their demand for the upcoming holiday season. Some of these jobs may last for the season and others on a more permanent basis. Whatever the case, you will be able to find many companies hiring.
Before you apply, do a checklist to ensure you have the following items in your home office.
- High-speed internet connection
- Computer or laptop
- surge protector (to protect your computer)
- A quiet area in your home to work
- USB headset (may or may not be required depending on the job and company)
- Webcam (optional)
Along with these items, you will need to exhibit a good work ethic and possess great attendance to keep your work-at-home job and possibly advance to great responsibilities. Being organized will help you to keep your dedicated workspace tidy and avoid unnecessary distractions.
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1800 Flowers partners with many brands like Harry & David, The Popcorn Factory, Cheryl’s, Bloom Net, and others seeking remote workers to service their customers from home on a seasonal basis. They are currently looking for editors for the holiday season to edit and process orders for The Popcorn Factory via mail and fax, sales assistants, and hundreds of call center agents to process orders take helpline calls for those needing help navigating the web, and similar duties. They are hiring now and will last through at least December. To find the jobs, click on the seasonal tab when you visit their official website. More jobs will be added later.
Non-profit organizations will be holding fundraisers throughout the year and ACD will be looking for independent contractors to process these calls from your home office. Callers will be making donations and pledges to their favorite organizations, so you will not be required to sell anything. You are paid per hour of talk time. Some are able to earn $1,600 in one month during their peak season with bonuses. You can work in the evenings or when it is most convenient for you. Requires a quiet workspace so if you have small kids or pets, you may need to work when they are not as active. You can work just 4 days a week for ACD Direct giving you a good work/life balance.
Amazon has already sent out postcards in the mail in my area recruiting people to work for their company within 7 days or less. Although these jobs are onsite, Amazon will be recruiting home agents to start working this fall to help with their online demand. These entry-level jobs pay around $11 per hour and Amazon has been known to provide you with a computer.
Bath & Body Works/Victoria’s Secret
Lbrands is recruiting virtual customer service reps in select states to support Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works customers to take incoming calls, chats, or emails from their customers needing assistance with ordering, sizing, navigating their website, returns, etc. They pay a flat rate of $15 per hour with different pay for working weekends and when you work 5:30 pm to 5:30 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. They are also hiring those who are fluent in English and another language for the same position.
Work from home making $15 up to $24 per hour as an Independent Sales Rep for Blooms today on a seasonal basis. This job will require you to educate customers about the features and benefits of their products and convert calls into sales opportunities. You will need a strong interest in selling or previous sales experience with good phone communication and active listening skills. Full training provided with hourly pay and bonuses.
Calendars.com has 21 openings for seasonal agents to work that lasts through the holidays to create great customer service experiences, process phone, and chat orders, assist with account and website issues, and other duties. You will need a positive attitude with strong verbal skills, can type 30 to 40 wpm, and can multitask in a quiet workspace.
Work from home for a season or ongoing basis completing simple tasks from your computer or smartphone searching the web, writing, creating and correcting texts, translating, transcribing, categorizing data, and other duties. You can work at your own pace setting your own schedule. Weekly pay. Open to the public globally.
If you have at least 6 months of customer service experience, apply to work from home for the Gap on a seasonal basis. You will interact with customers from all over the world who need assistance in resolving their problems for the Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic, Athleta, and other brands. The Gap offers its employees discounts on their merchandise, stock plan options, and benefits. Currently hiring seasonal customer service consultants.
Godiva is currently hiring customer service reps that can start as early as today assisting with order and product inquiries, reward club issues, credit card/billing questions, and other issues. There is no previous experience required but you will need excellent verbal/listening skills, and be able to multitask. Part or full-time hours available.
Work from home helping people complete their taxes using TurboTax seasonally. They are looking for people with prior tax preparation experience and knowledge of tax laws, and tax concepts, and who are familiar with 1040 forms and schedules. Intuit also hires tax experts, content writers, and more in the US and Canada.
This company has hundreds of work-at-home job openings for remote workers that work temporarily, for a season, or permanent basis in customer service, contact tracer, tech support, and more. In fact, they have a virtual job fair that you can still register for today and chat with employers until 4 pm. Sign up to register for the free job fair here.
Nieman Marcus is now seeking customer care associates to work from home using their skills to promote company products, and services, follow up on customer requests, and other duties. Requires basic math, typing, and negotiation skills, be empathetic with good time management skills. You will work 37 hours a week. Training will take 4 weeks to complete.
Work from home in select states for Nordstrom fielding real-time calls, emails, and live chats from customers across the country entering customer information, notes, and messages, resolving concerns, and answering inquiries. Requires 6 months of call center experience, a quiet workspace, professional skills, and can work a set schedule. Paid training with weekends off for the first 3 weeks. Pays $14.55 to $15.35 per hour.
Uhaul is another company that has peak times of the year they recruit home agents to take incoming calls on a daily basis helping them with reservations, roadside assistance, and rental information. This company does not require any previous experience and would allow teens to work from home. Uhaul has various schedules and benefits for its part-time workers. You are required to perform all work duties at your home address. For more details about Uhaul, please read this article.
Work from home making over $20 per hour on the front line helping customers process credits, handle returns, contact customers if their orders are delayed, and other duties. They are specifically looking for people that can work fast, manage their time well, and are accurate. You will need to be flexible because your schedule may vary from week to week and have a quiet work location at home. Pays $20.50 per hour with discounts on their products.
Work from home seasonally as a fashion specialist for Chanel customers or a brand ambassador for Skull Candy assisting customers with questions about their products, product availability, promotions, and more via phone, chat, email, SMS, and social media. Requires customer service experience, audio terminology knowledge, or an understanding of fine jewelry, fashion, boutiques, watches, etc. These are full-time jobs requiring you to work 30 to 40 hours a week with a starting pay of $12 per hour with bonuses/incentives.
Williams-Sonoma is recruiting customer service agents to work seasonally from their home office to help customers place orders, locate products, schedule deliveries, and so forth. This company offers many perks like fun contests, rewards, and recognition programs for their workers. They only hire in select states with a starting pay of $14 per hour that includes paid training right from your home. You can earn over $600 a week after training, which for some, is a work-at-home job you can live on. Read everything you need to know about Williams-Sonoma here.
Yardi Matrix already hired for their fall season which started on August 31st but will be recruiting again before the end of the year for the winter rent survey program. These jobs do not require experience but they will require you to play the role of a potential renter in order to obtain information about apartment complexes. This job will also be open to previous agents who worked from home for Yardi Matrix as a rent surveyor.
Work from home as a Seasonal Content Reviewer for Zazzle reviewing submitted designs from their users to ensure they follow their guidelines, are authentic and can pass quality control checkpoints. You must have experience with licensing and merchandising. Pays $16 per working 5 days a week including weekends. They have 2 shift options available. Apply to more work at home jobs from Zazzle here.