Yes, believe it or not, companies and industries ARE hiring right now! Life, as we knew it, has come to a standstill, but that doesn’t mean your personal growth and career aspirations have to also.
If you’re wondering who is hiring during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, I’ve put together a list of companies and industries hiring right now…
Companies and Industries Hiring During COVID-19
There are many career opportunities available right now, even if you’d been laid off or furloughed in your current industry. This might be a great time to take something negative and turn it into a positive by being able to reach out and help others! Consider some of these job opportunities despite the COVID-19 pandemic:
Online Learning Companies – VIPKid, Magic Ears, iTalkie, Verbal Planet
Home Delivery Services – Instacart, Shipt, Door Dash, GrubHub
Shipping and Delivery Companies – Amazon, Fed-Ex, DHL (even USPS!)
IT – with more and more people connecting online, internet usage is surging – so if you’ve ever wanted a career in coding or security, now’s the time!
Pharmacies and Grocery Stores – more and more people are shopping for their essentials, which creates the need for more cashiers, stockers, and drivers.
Digital and Social Media – agencies and small business owners are hiring for virtual assistants.
This is just a quick overview of companies and industries hiring right now and I’m sure there are many more. If you know of one not mentioned above, please leave a comment below! If you know someone who was let go (or had hours decreased) because of the virus, please be sure to share this list with them!
And remember, we are all in this together.
What To Do If Your Job Is Affected by COVID-19
Indeed has some great resources as well, so click here to check them out!
Wash your hands, practice social distancing, and STAY HOME if you are experiencing symptoms.