Williams Sonoma Is Hiring Thousands of Remote Workers for the Holidays
The employee perks include a 40% in-store discount.
As the holidays roll around and you begin buying gifts for everyone on your list, the expenses can quickly add up. And with millions unemployed due to the pandemic, Americans are looking for work more than ever. Now, there’s some good news for anyone that's been on the job hunt.
Just in time for the holiday hustle, Williams Sonoma announced it's looking to fill about 2,500 remote customer service positions, according to FlexJobs. This position often handles feedback from Williams Sonoma shoppers; daily tasks include listening to customers and resolving any issues. The benefits are nice, too, including growth opportunities and a 40% discount on most Williams Sonoma items. The pay is $14 per hour, with overtime available.
To apply for the job, you'll need a high school diploma or a GED as well as some customer service experience. You must have a computer with a webcam and a headset with a microphone ($30, Best Buy). If hired, you'll need to attend three weeks of paid training before you start. Although the positions are remote, some require you to live in a specific state. (For example, this listing notes you must reside in Nevada.)