80 Companies Hiring Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Whether you’ve recently lost your job because of the Coronavirus COVID-19 Pandemic, or you’re just looking to pick up some extra cash, things might feel discouraging at the moment.
But take heart. Even though many retailers and non-essential businesses have closed, there are plenty of companies that are hiring right now.
Beyond “still hiring”, many companies are desperately trying to fill open positions because of COVID-10. Many employers are offering extra sick-time benefits, hourly wage increases, and other bonuses.
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3. Grubhub is also hiring delivery drivers.
4. ChowNow, in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York City, is hiring couriers.
5. Postmates is hiring people to join their delivery fleet. Deliver restaurant orders and grocery orders.
Get Paid to Grocery Shop and Delivery Grocery Orders.
With many people unable or unwilling to venture out for groceries during the Coronavirus Pandemic, there is a high need for grocery shoppers. You can get paid for shopping for grocery orders and delivering them to customers at home.
Warehouse and Distribution Jobs
Warehouses play a key role in logistics and transporting essential goods across the country. Hiring going strong for these job roles. Loading, stocking, unloading, shipping, receiving, and inventory management are some of the job tasks.
Among many hiring employers, Amazon has many warehouse positions. They are advertising rates $17+ an hour or more with no previous work experience required. Through April, there is an added $2/hr bonus.
Other companies that are hiring for warehouse, logistics, and distribution positions include:
15. Cardinal Health
17. US Foods
20. General Mills
21. Dohrn Transfer Company
21. Red Bull Distribution
22. United States Postal Service
23. Republic National Distributing Company
24. Wesco Distribution
26. Procter & Gamble
Many other companies are also hiring workers for similar job roles. Check the listings for local jobs in your area.
Supermarket & Grocery Store Jobs
Providing food and other household essentials, supermarkets and grocery stores are busier than ever. Many supermarkets, like Target, are offering generous packages too, like hourly wage bonuses during the COVID-19 Pandemic, protective gear, and additional sick time.
Listening to news stories and read articles online, it feels like every grocery store is ramping up hiring. In fact, some sources say they are “desperately hiring“.
Some of the supermarket chains currently hiring are:
32. Southeastern Grocers
33. Fred Meyer
34. Giant Eagle
35. Harris Teeter
36. Food Lion
37. Giant Food
40. Fairway Market
41. Compare Foods
42. Foodland Supermarkets
43. Piggly Wiggly
44. Price Chopper
45. Shop ‘n’ Save
47. WinCo Foods
You can also look for job openings at other local grocery stores in your area.
Gas Stations and Convenience Stores Are Hiring
Like supermarkets and grocery stores, gas stations and convenience stores have stepped up their hiring too. Nationwide, they are scrambling to meet staffing.
Some of these companies on a Coronavirus hiring frenzy:
You can also look for jobs at a local gas station near you.
Pharmacy, Medical Assembly, Consumer Goods, and Other Jobs
With a high demand for medical products and essential consumer goods, there’s a need for related jobs. Companies are struggling to fill positions in pharmacies, medical assembly, production of consumer goods, dollar stores, and other industries.
Some of these other companies hiring during COVID-19:
65. GE Healthcare
69. CVS Pharmacy
70. Dollar General
71. Dollar Tree
72. Family Dollar
74. HCA Healthcare
79. Johnson & Johnson
These 80 companies are not the ones hiring during COVID-19. The Coronavirus Pandemic has created a huge need for workers in other fields, too. Psychologists, health care specialists, system operators, certified public accountants, and academic advisers are just a a few of those high-demand jobs.
And if looking for ways to make money while staying home during the COVID-19 Pandemic, we’ve got you covered. From cash surveys to videos, check out these 15 easy ways you can make money from home during social isolation.