Although the hot topic button issues of unemployment are on the rise, you would be surprised to find out that many companies are hiring on and up and up as well. Although Coronavirus might have taken many jobs, these organizations are hiring by the thousands to meet the growing demands of their business due to social distancing and stay-at-home order in affected States.
Delivery and Gig Work
The largest opportunity that we have encountered is through Instacart, which boasts 300,000 new positions. As an independent contractor, you have the ability of flexibility within your role. Instacart needs shoppers and those to deliver groceries to millions of American homes.
GrubHub & DoorDash
Food delivery is now the quickest moving industry as more and more restaurants are having to convert to take out only.
One of the biggest retailers out there hiring is Amazon. Their plan of action is to bring in over 100,000 new full and part-time positions meant for various tasks throughout America. The wages now start at $17 an hour.
Walmart is the second biggest retailer that has offered 150,000 roles for its retail stores and various other entities. The roles are meant to be temporary jobs during coronavirus but many could be converted to full time.
CVS & Walgreens
Pharmacy giants CVS and Walgreens announced they will hire 50,000 and 9,500 positions respectively. They need roles ranging from part-time to temporary and positions spread about through their retail stores.
Dollar Tree & Dollar General
Discount stores are seeing an uptick in sales so to support this new boom these retail stores are hiring. Dollar Tree stated they needed up to 25,000 new employes while Dollar General did not list a number yet but is committed to serving those who have been affected.
UPS & FedEx
With millions of Americans practicing social distancing and work from home methods, deliveries were bound to go up. UPS and FedEx are looking to hire both part-time and full-time roles.
Papa John’s, Domino’s and Pizza Hutt
Everyone loves Pizza! Papa John’s, Domino’s and Pizza Hutt are all hiring to keep up with food delivery demands. Click on their names in order to start your application process.
LinkedIn has taken the initiative https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/heres-whos-hiring-right-now-andrew-seaman/