Looking For Work? These Companies Across The Country Are Hiring Thousands Of New Employees Right Now
By Leah Freeman-Haskin
With layoffs and unemployment rates rising by the day, many Americans are trying to figure out what their future looks like. If you are in need of employment, here is a list of companies currently hiring for thousands of positions.
CVS said it is looking to fill a total of 50,000 full-time, part-time and temporary positions nationwide, including “store associates, home delivery drivers, distribution center employees, and member/customer service professionals.” Virtual job fairs, virtual interviews, and virtual job tryouts will be used during its hiring process.
Walmart plans to hire 150,000 workers for full-time, part-time and temporary positions at its distribution and fulfillment centers across the United States.
With the recent demand for Americans to stay home, Insacart is now looking to hire hundreds of thousands of workers.
Amazon plans to hire 100,000 people nationwide for full-time and part-time roles in Amazon’s delivery network and at its fulfillment centers.
Albertsons wants to hire 30,000 new employees to keep up with increased demand.
Dollar General is looking to add up to 50,000 employees to its workforce by the end of April. According to cnn.com, the company said it anticipates most of its new roles will be temporary, but it also expects some of the new employees will receive “long-term career growth opportunities.”
Pepsi said that it wants to hire 6,000 full-time, frontline employees in the coming months. The company is also providing “enhanced benefits” to its US-based workers and increasing its compensation for its current US frontline employees amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Papa John’s announced plans to hire 20,000 new “restaurant team members.”
Domino’s plans to hire 10,000 employees to work as pizza makers, delivery personnel and customer service representatives. The company is also looking for people to fill roles at its supply chain centers in addition to management and assistant management positions. Domino’s is recruiting 1,000 new employees to work at more than 100 stores in the Chicago metro area.
Pizza Hut is recruiting more than 30,000 employees across the nation and says its new drivers can start working in as little as five hours upon hiring.
7-Eleven, the nation’s largest convenience store chain, expects to hire up to 20,000 new store employees.
Due to rising needs, GE Healthcare needs additional manufacturing employees to build medical ventilators.