These 5 Major Companies Need People to Work from Home – and the Perks Are Awesome!

These 5 Major Companies Need People to Work from Home – and the Perks Are Awesome!

Working from home comes with some amazing perks. You get the chance to pursue your career goals AND keep the freedom of traveling or working without leaving your comfy couch. And these 5 companies need people like you— check out their awesome benefits!

(Note: some companies might require a specific work location.)

 

 

1. Customer Relations Associate at Pier 1 Imports

 

Pier 1 Imports is a Texas-based retailer company, specialized in home furnishings and decor. Currently looking for people to fill in some full-time and part-time positions, Pier 1 might be the perfect place for you.

 

To apply you must be a resident of Tarrant, Parker, Wise, Ellis, Denton Johnson, Hood or Dallas counties in Texas.

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Responsibilities:

 

  • Providing customers with support and online shopping guidance.
  • Keeping customers happy by dealing with their issues and concerns.
  • Engaging and delighting consumers via phone, email, social media and live chat.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Ability to work from Corporate Office for the first 90 days.
  • Distraction-free workplace and high-speed internet.
  • Previous service and/or sales experience.
  • Great communication skills.
  • Ability to work on weekends, holidays and night time.
  • Availability to attend various events, meetings and training sessions at the corporate office.
  • Experience working with PC and word processing programs.

 

Perks:

 

  • A flexible work schedule.
  • 25% discount on merchandise (!!)
  • Great opportunities for improvement.
  • A competitive pay.

 

Interested? Apply here.

2. Part-Time Customer Service Associate at Williams Sonoma

 

Williams Sonoma, the America’s leader in high-quality cookware and tools, electrics and entertaining essentials. Offering a flexible schedule, they are currently looking for smart and dedicated people to join their fun team. You must be a resident of Nevada to apply.

 

“From flexible schedules, fun culture, recognition gifts and huge discounts, why not work for the best this summer?!” – Williams-Sonoma shootouts in their job offer.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Dealing with customer orders, ensuring perfect service and work quality.
  • Boosting specials to telephone customers.
  • Answering customer questions and concerns about products and delivery.
  • Cross sell for maximum customer/company benefit.
  • Dealing with inventory and replacement issues.

Requirements:

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least three years of customer service experience.
  • Distraction-free environment, high-speed internet.
  • Basic technical skills.
  • A computer with Windows 7, Windows 8, or Macintosh OS X (10.7), or Linux Kernel version 2.6 or newer and higher operating system.
  • Telephone or cell phone with unlimited minutes, wired headset, 17” or larger computer monitor, functioning mouse and keyboard.
  • Good social, problem-solving skills.

 

Perks:

 

  • 40% discount on most of their stuff (how amazing is that?).
  • Paid employee referral program.
  • Paid training.
  • $11 per hour pay.

3. Customer Support Jobs at Colony Brands

 

SC Contact Centers, a partner of Colony Brands, has been helping their customers build their holiday traditions for the better part of a century. They offer job opportunities in a friendly and fun work environment.

 

Located in Monroe, WI;  Dickeyville, WI; and Hannibal, MO.  SC Contact Center offers positions where you can work from home. BUT, you must be a resident of Wisconsin, Missouri or Iowa to apply.

 

According to their company, “Becoming a Home Agent offers the comfort and flexibility of working from home with the benefits and security of a well-established company.”

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Responsibilities:

 

  • Staying up-to-date with company offerings and procedures.
  • Upholding their high safety standards.
  • Taking and processing customer orders via telephone.
  • Responding to customer needs and concerns.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Distraction-free environment, PC, high-speed internet and a USB headset.
  • Ability to attend the on-line training Monday trough Friday for first two weeks of employment on either 1st of 2nd shift..
  • Average computer skills (the ability to quickly navigate trough multiple systems while talking with customers).
  • Strong communication, problem-solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.

 

Perks:

 

  • Paid training.
  • A flexible schedule.
  • Monthly performance bonuses.
  • Up to 40% off company merchandise.
  • Starting wage of $10.80 per hour, plus add-on sales commission.

4. Reservation Agent at Alaska Airlines

 

Recognized nationally and internationally, Alaska Airlines prides themselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering outstanding service to everyone they fly.

 

They offer work-from-home positions, but only for those, who live in Idaho. Interested? Apply here.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Helping customers with travel requests regarding all aspects of their travel on Alaska Airlines by answering their calls.
  • The ability to professionally deal with customer complaints.
  •  Assisting customers with navigating Alaska Air’s website.
  • Making new reservations, changing the existing ones.

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Requirements:

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Outstanding customer service, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • High-speed, hard-wired internet connection and dedicated phone line.
  • Ability to attend training at the Boise call center.
  • Ability to work early mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends, holidays and overtime.
  • Good ability to use computers and similar technology.
  • Fluent in Spanish highly preferred.

 

Perks:

 

  • $401K retirement savings plan.
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance.
  • Employee travel (who would say no to that!?)
  • Paid time off.
  • A competitive $12.14 per hour pay.

5. Customer Service Representative at DISH Network

 

“If you love providing world-class customer service, interacting with diverse customers, and are looking for a fulfilling career with immense opportunity, look no further!” – DISH Network.

 

If you want to become a part of their incredibly successful company (14 million customers!), apply now and you might get the chance to become the face and voice of DISH!

 

Requirements:

 

  • High-speed internet and a dedicated workplace.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Flexible availability, working on weekends, holidays and evenings.
  • Experience using Windows operating system, internet search engines.
  • Time management, problem solving and organization skills.

Perks:

 

  • $401K with company-matched funds.
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Additional pay for knowing extra languages or working extra hours.
  • Paid time off.
  • $10 per hour pay, plus bonus potential!

 

 

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