COLUMBUS, Oh. (AP) – Amazon is filling seasonal work-from-home jobs in 20 states, including Tennessee.
According to an Amazon.com job posting, the company is hiring seasonal work-from-home customer service associates.
The posting reads:
This is our seasonal, work from home customer service associate position! We are offering full time hours only.
The ideal, seasonal work from home Amazonian is internet savvy and has technical aptitude when it comes to online tools and research. You will think outside the box, solve problems, answer questions, and resolve concerns presented by our Amazon customers. Our customers contact us primarily by phone & chat and we hope you can help us deliver customer obsessed results!
This job is an hourly position and pay rate nationwide is $10.00 per hour. The role includes paid training, bonus opportunity and dedicated resources to support your ongoing growth and development.
Seasonal employees may remain with Amazon in a temporary capacity for up to six months, depending on business need. There may be opportunities for regular long-term employment!
Our Virtual Contact Center is open from 3 a.m. – midnight Pacific Time. Being able to work an assigned schedule that falls within our operating hours is required and expected. Available shifts may include days, afternoons and evenings. Typically, they include one or both weekend days, and schedules may change throughout the duration of your employment. There may be at times mandatory overtime, based on business needs. Associates may work up to, but no more than 60 hours a week.
Working hours for all staff increase substantially during our peak season (Thanksgiving through mid-January). In order to support our customers, vacation requests are not granted during our peak season unless otherwise required by law. You may also be required to work on any/all major holidays. If you’re a student, we’ll do our best to work around your school schedule!
You need to have some basic technical skills and be available to work any shift Sunday through Saturday from 3 a.m. to midnight Pacific Time.
In order to be considered for this position you must live in one of the following states: Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Virginia.
For more information about the job, or to apply, click here.