Update Your Resume: These 9 Companies are Hiring Remote Workers Right Now
Editor's Note: The job listed at #7 is no longer available.
Freedom to set your own day -- that’s part of the stuff dream jobs are made of.
If you’re looking for work that’s big on autonomy and flexibility and doesn’t require a boss staring over your shoulder, a work-from-home position may be just the thing for you.
9 Work-From-Home Jobs You Can Apply for Now
We’ve come across nine remote positions, ranging from customer service jobs to a gaming consultant gig to an online clothing stylist role.
These jobs won’t be around forever, so if one seems like the perfect fit for you, apply today.
1. Online Support Specialist with Frosch
Travel management company Frosch is looking for an online support specialist to assist customers with online travel booking. You’ll help with online booking tools and demos and work to resolve any technical issues that might occur.
Travel agent experience is required, as is working knowledge of programs and systems like Concur, Deem, Sabre and Apollo.
This job listing did not mention the starting salary, but it comes with medical, dental and vision insurance, plus other benefits like gym reimbursement and an employee recognition program. The hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Central Standard Time.
Click here to apply.
2. Remote Sales Associate with Nonprofit Megaphone
Previous sales experience is desired for this position, and a bachelor’s degree is required.
This is a commission-based job, and pay starts at $10 an hour. According to the job listing, it’s likely to start off as part-time opportunity that can grow into a full-time one.
To apply, see here.
3. Gaming Consultant with Sutherland Global Services
Sutherland Global Services has an opening for a part-time gaming consultant to provide customer support for a gaming platform.
The company is looking for an experienced gamer or someone with a background in gaming technical support who also can deliver great customer service. You’ll need a computer monitor, headset and internet access for this remote position, but Sutherland will provide you with a computer with phone technology.
The pay for this position isn’t listed in the job announcement, but you can be eligible to receive a performance-based incentive bonus after training and one month on the job. This is a part-time opportunity that’ll require between 20 and 29 hours a week.
Learn more about this job and apply here.
4. Customer Service Representative with Infinity Contact
Infinity Contact is looking for a customer service representative who can work remotely, engaging with 60 to 100 customers daily over the phone or via the internet.
You’ll need at least one year of customer service or technical support experience and be proficient in using call center software.
The job listing on Indeed notes that the salary range for this position is $20,800 to $40,000. Work shifts will be scheduled between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m., Pacific Standard Time.
5. Customer Service Representative with Slingshot
Pest control startup Slingshot is looking to hire a customer service representative to help customers schedule appointments and connect with pest specialists.
Though this is a work-from-home job, the company will require this employee to live within 1.5 hours from its base in Orem, Utah. The customer service representative can choose to work from the office if desired.
The pay starts at $10, plus you can earn commission. Benefits include healthcare insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) match. This is a full-time gig, with at least 35 hours a week, including some weekends and holidays.
Check here to apply for this job.
6. Call Center Representative with Rev-Ignition Corp.
Rev-Ignition Corporation is hiring a remote patient account call center representative.
You’ll answer calls, schedule appointments, respond to patient questions, check insurance eligibility, collect patient payments and document health records electronically.
The company is looking for someone with medical billing experience who has worked in a high-volume environment. Being a bilingual English-Spanish speaker is a plus.
The pay for this position is not listed but medical, dental and vision benefits are included. This job may include some evening and weekend hours.
Click here to apply.
7. Customer Champion with Inventory Lab
Inventory Lab, which provides innovative solutions for online sellers, is hiring a remote “customer champion” to respond virtually to custome concerns regarding its app.
This customer service position requires responding to over 40 emails or live chats a day. The company is looking for a candidate who has excellent customer service and computer skills, is flexible and enjoys shopping on Amazon.
The pay range for this job is $33,000 to $35,000 a year plus health, vision and dental insurance and a 401(k) match. Other perks include fitness reimbursement and a home office allowance.
Though this job is remote, the company does require hirees to travel for a four-day in-person training.
This is a full-time role working Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.
To apply, click here.
8. IT Helpdesk Technician with The Linux Foundation
The Linux Foundation, a nonprofit technology trade association, is looking for a full-time IT helpdesk technician to support its staff. Candidates can be based anywhere within the U.S., United Kingdom or Canada.
For this position, you’ll need an associate’s degree or higher in computer science or a related field and experience with management of and best practices for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows desktop.
The pay is not listed in the job description but benefits include health insurance, unlimited paid time off and a 401(k) match.
Click here to apply.
9. Men’s Online Stylist with Bombfell
Bombfell, a men’s personal stylist clothing subscription company, is looking for a part-time men’s online stylist to analyze clients’ wardrobe needs and send them a personalized wardrobe selection every month via the company’s online styling platform.
The company is looking for candidates with a four-year degree and one to two years of fashion experience.
While this is a remote position, this job requires two days of training in New York City and mandatory meetings twice a month on location.
The job listing for this position does not include salary information, but the benefits include a 30% employee discount. You’ll work at least 20 hours a week and can set you own hours each week, but you will need to work for at least one hour Monday through Friday.
To apply, click here.
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Nicole Dow is a staff writer at The Penny Hoarder.