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Early this week, we mentioned how you could work from home for The Disney Store. Today, we’ve got five more companies that are hiring work-from-home employees. As with any position, there are some specific requirements. Check these out, and maybe one of them is the right fit for you or a friend!
1. AppleCare College Program
Yes, that Apple. The computer giant has a position called “Apple At Home Advisor.” Troubleshooting, tech support, holding a caller’s hand while they stress about their Mac. From the looks of the list of currently available positions, it seems Apple is currently only hiring college students to run point on AppleCare issues at their universities. Check out the list of open positions at universities ranging from Michigan State to Florida A&M.
In order to be eligible for this Customer Care position, you have to live in Arizona, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee or Texas. Plus, for the first six months, the position is not remote—you’ll work at a call center anywhere from 20 to 28 hours a week. Hours will increase to 40 from January to March, with overtime a possibility.
In this customer service role, you’ll take calls about everything from drug refills to insurance coverage. You need a high school diploma and at least six months of experience as a customer service rep. Experience being a “caregiver” and previous call center experience are both preferred but not required. As The Penny Hoarder says “pay is competitive with a potential quarterly bonus. After six months of employment and ‘measurable success,’ you can work from home.” So there you go.
If you’re a fan of skiing and snow, then this job may be perfect for you. Liftopia is the number one seller of lift tickets online and the largest technology provider to the ski industry.
“As a Seasonal Customer Support Representative, you will help individuals from all over the world get on the slopes by assisting them in making purchases and responding to issues with existing orders via phone, email, and chat. This position is a great gateway to the ski and tech industries.”
Competitive rates of $15 / hour.
More details here.
This company has been in business for over a decade, and offers training for those interested in building a digital publishing business. And now, the company needs a Customer Happiness Specialist!
This customer service position can be done remotely from anywhere in the U.S. You’ll get a new MacBook Pro or PC, and your high speed internet access costs are reimbursed. According to Lurn’s site, other highlights include “highly competitive salaries and bonuses depending on performance. The more you contribute, the more you make. No joke—some team members make double their salaries in bonuses!” Apply here.