Disney and 4 Other Companies are Seeking Work-From-Home Employees Now

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Visitors watch the Rivers of Light show at Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park in Orlando, Fla. Sharon Steinmann/The Penny Hoarder

Gather ‘round, I’ve got another collection of work-from-home jobs to tell you about that I think you’re going to love.

Unfortunately, some of these opportunities are location specific. As we’ve mentioned before, some states have laws and regulations that make it difficult for companies to hire remote workers.   

1. Guest Services Representative at Disney

Here’s the perfect job for Disney fans! At the moment, this position is only available to residents of Texas, Georgia, Nevada, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Answering inbound calls and email from guests.
  • Contacting guests via outbound calls as needed.
  • Identifying and fixing issues that impact the guest experience.
  • Directing escalated issues to the appropriate supervisors or managers.
  • Creating magical moments for guests.

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer proficiency, including ability to use the Microsoft Office suite and navigate websites.
  • High-speed internet access.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.

The job listing does not include any details about benefits.
Pay: I’ve reached out to Disney and will update you when I hear back.

Apply here for the guest services representative job at Disney. Under keyword, enter “guest services representative,” and scroll down to find your state.

2. Customer Service Associate at Intelenet

This hospitality company is hiring 15 associates. If you’re interested, act fast: Training sessions begin June 12.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Answering incoming calls and assisting customers with booking hotel rooms across the U.S.
  • Assisting guest callers with their request and making additional recommendations on each call.
  • Building rapport with guest callers and using effective listening skills.

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Previous experience working in a work-from-home call center environment.
  • Previous hospitality experience preferred.
  • Availability to start on June 12, and attend all training sessions during the first two weeks (Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EDT).
  • High-speed internet access.
  • A wired USB headset.
  • Proficiency in computer operation and website navigation.

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Guaranteed performance increases
  • Set schedule
  • Paid training
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan

Pay: $9.25 per hour, plus incentives of up to $200 to $900 per month.

Apply here for the customer service associate job at Intelenet.

3. English Tutor at ALO7

If you love working with kids, give this job a look. This tutoring company is offering a $45 bonus to all new hires.

Your responsibilities will include teaching English as a Second Language to Chinese students ages 5-15.

Applicants for this position must also have:

    • English as your first language.
    • A bachelor’s degree or current enrollment in a four-year college program.
    • Tutoring or teaching experience (preferred).
  • Note: You do not need to be bilingual to apply.

You’ll be able to set your own schedule in this job.

Pay: $15 to $21 per hour

Apply here for the English Tutor job at ALO7.  

4. Work-at-Home Agent at Sitel

We’ve mentioned jobs at this global telemarketing and outsourcing business before. At the moment, this position is only available to residents of 22 U.S. states and Ontario, Canada.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Answering inbound calls.
  • Assisting callers with account, billing or product questions.

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Prior customer service and sales experience.
  • Strong verbal and listening skills.
  • A professional and articulate voice.
  • A quiet work environment.
  • A USB headset.
  • A desktop or laptop computer that meets specific technical requirements.

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Paid training
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Direct deposit

Pay: Varies depending on the skills each client needs.

Apply here for the work-at-home-agent job at Sitel. Under Search by Keyword, enter “work@home”; scroll down to find your state.

5. Work-at-Home Reservation Agent at ACTIVE Network

If you enjoy being outdoors, this job is right up your alley. You’ll be helping inbound callers make reservations at campgrounds and state parks across the country.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting customers with reservation requests.
  • Communicating with customers using scripted material, policy, guidelines and procedures.
  • Attending all mandated virtual training sessions.
  • Maintaining productivity goals and quality assurance standards.

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • A quiet work environment.
  • A land-based phone line.
  • High-speed internet connection.
  • Desktop computer monitor.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Minimum typing speed of 20 to 30 words per minute.
  • Basic computer skills, including email, instant messaging and basic internet searching.

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • 100% work-from-home environment.
  • Access to an employee participation program for personal and professional growth.
  • Discount opportunities on activities, gear and travel.

Pay: I’ve reached out to the company and will update this post when I hear back.

Apply here for the work-at-home reservation agent position at ACTIVE Network.

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Lisa McGreevy is a staff writer at The Penny Hoarder. She loves telling readers about new job opportunities, so look her up on Twitter @lisah if you’ve got a tip to share.