It’s a bit of a strange time right now. With social distancing in effect it probably seems like a bad idea to start (or continue) a job search. But that simply isn’t the case for remote job seekers.
Since the entire remote hiring process is done virtually — including interviewing and onboarding — remote-friendly companies can carry on with business as (almost) usual. This includes posting open positions and bringing on new hires.
That means there are still remote jobs hiring right now, even during the middle of a pandemic. Here are 10 companies with a lot of options to inspire your own remote job search.
1. Blue Fox
Blue Fox is an accounting firm. It specializes in working with nonprofits. Currently, Blue Fox is in need of a Client Ally to join their virtual team. This position is a unique combination of accountant and customer service representative. Learn more about this (and other) remote jobs hiring right now at Blue Fox Career Page.
Mozilla is a remote-friendly company. It has headquarters in San Fransisco, but many of its employees work remotely. You probably know Mozilla for its apps and browser like FireFox and Pocket. Right now, Mozilla needs a Customer Experience Specialist to work with Pocket users. Check out this remote job (and many more) on Mozilla’s Jobs Page.
3. Allegis Transcription
Fun fact: One of my very first remote jobs was as a legal typist. As it turns out, transcription work is in demand and offers a good deal of flexibility. That’s because most remote transcription jobs are freelance or contract which allow you to set your own schedule. Allegis Transcription has remote jobs hiring right now for part time and freelance typists. Think you have what it takes? Learn more about this entry-level typing position over at Allegis Transcription Job Opportunities.
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4. Magellan Health
Want to learn about healthcare careers you can do from home? Be sure to check out Magellan Health. This healthcare and pharmaceutical management company regularly has remote jobs posted on its Career Page.
Outlier.org is an education company. It’s on a mission to create online education that is affordable and accessible for everyone. While Outlier has headquarters in Brooklyn, it often hires remote workers for content creation. These jobs are contract and flexible. Find out more about remote-friendly positions at Outlier.org Hiring Page.
6. Franciscan Health
Franciscan Health has 12 hospitals and dozens more clinics and facilities throughout the US. While not all positions at Franciscan Health are remote jobs hiring right now, there are many healthcare career paths posted for telecommuters. Be sure to regularly browse the Franciscan Health Hiring Page to see what’s available at any given time.
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Clevertech is a fully distributed company. That means all of its employees have the freedom to work from the location that works best for them. Right now, Clevertech is on the hunt for a number of different remote workers to join their team. Find out what they are at Clevertech’s Remote Job Opportunities Page.
Hopper is a travel app. Its aim is to make booking travel faster and easier for all users. While Hopper has roots in Canada, it often advertises remote jobs throughout North America. Stop by Hopper’s Jobs Page to see what remote jobs are available right now.
Another remote-forward company that’s currently hiring is GitHub. GitHub is the place to go if you want to share code. Although GitHub is a developer company, it has remote positions available in all different departments. Learn more about various GitHub jobs and how you can apply.
If you weren’t familiar with it before, you probably are now! Zoom is a leader in the video conference arena. This communications company helps connect coworkers and classmates through video meetings and webinars. Check out remote jobs hiring right now at Zoom, including phone sales and compliance specialist roles, on its Hiring Page.
Start Your Remote Job Search Today
For remote job seekers, not much has changed. Remote-friendly companies are used to conducting business in a virtual environment, hiring included. This means you can still find hundreds of remote job leads every day.
Now is as good a time as ever to start your remote job search and finally transition to full time telecommuter. Check out my online course, Jump Start Your Remote Job Search, to find learn more about finding and landing the right remote job for you.
Ashlee Anderson, CPCC