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Below is a list of companies hiring at this time. If you'd like to include your business on this list, send your available positions to Anna Goolsby at agoolsby@cobbchamber.org.

 

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Companies Hiring

Ace Hardware. The national hardware chain announced April 3 that its locally owned stores are hiring more than 30,000 around the country. “Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions are available at Ace Hardware’s Retail Support Centers (RSCs) and more than 4,300 locally owned stores across the United States,” the company said in a press release. https://www.acehardware.com

Aldi is hiring in all stores and warehouses. Click here to apply.

All Turf. The Atlanta-based lawn care company is hiring lawn technicians and sales associates. You can apply HERE.

Amazon. Amazon said Monday that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online. The online retailer said it will also temporarily raise pay by $2 an hour through the end of April for hourly employees. That includes workers at its warehouses, delivery centers and Whole Foods grocery stores, all of whom make at least $15 an hour. Employees in the United Kingdom and other European countries will get a similar raise. Click here to learn more

Americold Realty Trust. Grocery store employees have found themselves on the frontlines of this pandemic, but there are more people working hard behind the scenes for companies like Americold Realty Trust to make sure grocery stores and other food retailers remain stocked with essential items. Americold is an Atlanta-based company and the largest publicly-traded cold storage operator in the world. The company employs approximately 1,200 people in the greater Atlanta and North Georgia area, and is currently hiring for positions in its warehouses across the country and Atlanta headquarters.

Atlanta Gas Light. Atlanta Gas Light is hiring 200 new employees. Candidates can create a profile in the system, and as new jobs are posted, it will automatically alert them of these opportunities.

BJ’s Wholesale Club. BJ’s said on March 23 that it is “actively hiring for permanent and temporary positions in clubs throughout its footprint in the Eastern United States.” In addition, the company says that is paying hourly team members in the company’s clubs, distribution centers and home office an additional $2 per hour for each hour worked March 23 through at least April 12.  https://careers.bjs.com/

Coca-Cola Company. Coca-Cola Studios (CCS) is a thriving, ambitious in-house agency within the global headquarters of The Coca-Cola Company in Atlanta, GA. We are looking for a rock star Creative Writer to join our growing team. Interested candidates may apply online at coca-colacompany.com.

Comforting Arms. Comforting Arms is currently hiring CNA’s and PCA’s for an In Home Caregiver position. To apply, go to comfortingarms.com

CVS Health. CVS announced March 23 that it “plans to immediately fill 50,000 full-time, part-time and temporary roles across the country.” The roles being filled include: Store associates, Home delivery drivers, Distribution center workers, Customer service representatives. The company also said it will help both full- and part-time employees with both child and elder or adult dependent care needs. Employees will be able to take advantage of up to 25 fully covered days of backup care beginning in early April.  https://jobs.cvshealth.com

Dollar General. For any individual whose job has been temporarily impacted by the effect of COVID-19, we currently have a number of full and part time positions available across our stores, distribution centers and private fleet network. We welcome anyone interested in furthering our mission of serving others to find available opportunities and apply online by clicking here.

Dollar Tree. Dollar Tree said it would hire 25,000 people nationwide at Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores. You can search here for Dollar Tree openings or here for Family Dollar positions.

Dominos. Dominos said it is hiring delivery experts, pizza makers, customer service representatives, managers and assistant managers. Click here to apply

Empire Distributors. Empire Distributors Inc., A Leading Beverage Distributor is now hiring a PM Warehouse Worker. Our company offers excellent benefits, competitive wages and the potential for growth opportunities.

Georgia Department of Labor. The Georgia Department of Labor is accepting applications to fill the Clerk 2 position in the Claims Administration Unit at the Georgia Department of Labor Headquarters in downtown Atlanta. Interested candidates may apply online at team.georgia.gov/careers/.

H-E-B. Texas-based grocery chain H-E-B has also posted new temporary job opportunities as it strives to meet an increase in demand for food and other household goods, the Houston Chronicle reports. Pay for the positions ranges from around $9.50 to $15 an hour and could lead to permanent employment. https://careers.heb.com/

Ingles. Both short and long-term positions are available along with various hours and shifts. Jobs are open immediately. You can apply at www.inglescareers.com.

Instacart. The home grocery delivery service has said they will be hiring an additional 300,000 full-service shoppers over the next three months. All in-store shoppers nationwide now have access to sick pay, an accrued benefit that can be used as paid time off if you’re absent from work due to illness or injury,” company CEO Apoorva Mehta said in an open letter to current employees. https://shoppers.instacart.com/

Kroger. Kroger’s Atlanta division, which includes Georgia, Eastern Alabama and South Carolina, announced it is shifting store hours across the region to 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. “As of Monday, we were hoping to maintain current store hours. However, this temporary adjustment is necessary to allow our store teams time to train new associates, while focusing on additional cleaning as well as stocking our fresh, affordable food and essentials,” said Felix Turner, manager of corporate affairs for Kroger’s Atlanta Division. The company also said it is escalation hiring more people for its stores. You can check out any open positions at jobs.kroger.com. Several other stores in their brand are hiring too.

Lowe’s. The home improvement chain is hiring 30,000 additional employees and giving employees $80 million dollars in bonuses, the company’s CEO told USA Today. The bonuses coming to 300,000 employees range from $150 for part-time workers to $300 for full-time workers and will be issues March 31. https://jobs.lowes.com/

Papa John’s. Pizza chain Papa John’s is now hiring 20,000 workers as soon as possible. Some hiring may be done the same day as the application. The company said when announcing the hiring blitz, “For anyone looking for immediate ways to earn an income, we’re making it quick and simple to apply, interview and be hired at Papa John’s. We want to add talented team members to our Papa John’s family across the country to deliver food safely to our customers’ doorsteps. We are in the unique position -- as a restaurant that specializes in delivery and carryout -- to help our communities through this crisis.” If you’re interested in applying, click here or text JOBS to 47272

PepsiCo. PepsiCo Beverages North America South Division is looking to hire temporary staff immediately. “During this unprecedented time, the demand for consumer goods is at an all-time high throughout local communities. PepsiCo’s dedicated team members on the front line have been tirelessly working to support their community members in need with increased shipping, deliveries, shelf stocking and more.” If you’re interested in applying, CLICK HERE.

Pizza Hut. The restaurant chain is hiring for more than 30,000 open positions nationwide, according to a March 23 company blog post. Open positions include: Cooks, Shift leaders, Restaurant managers, Virtual call center agents, Delivery drivers. https://jobs.pizzahut.com/

Publix. Publix said it will hire thousands of associates by the end of March to fill positions in stores and distribution centers.
Positions are available in all seven states Publix operates in — Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia — and its nine distribution centers in Boynton Beach, Deerfield Beach. Jacksonville, Lakeland, Miami, Orlando, Sarasota, Lawrenceville, Georgia, and McCalla, Alabama. To apply fill out an application at www.publix.jobs.

Qualified Staffing. Qualified Staffing is filling warehouse jobs including forklift, pickers and packers, dock workers and manufacturing jobs including MIG welders and general labor. Positions are available in Rome, Cartersville, Kennesaw, Marietta, and Atlanta.  More information can be found at www.Q-Staffing.com.

Rite Aid. The pharmacy chain announced April 6 that it plans to hire 5,000 people to fill full- and part-time roles in stores and distribution centers across the country. Positions include cashiers, pharmacy technicians and distribution center associates. As part of the company’s Hero Program, hourly associates in stores, clinics and distribution centers are getting a pay increase of $2 an hour through at least May 2, 2020. https://careers.info.riteaid.com/  

Sprouts. Sprouts is looking to fill more than 110 roles across stores. Positions range from hourly part-time roles to core management roles. All interested candidates may apply either online at sprouts.com/careers or by texting the word “careers” to 480-800-8056. We are not encouraging walk-in applications at this time.

7-Eleven. Convenience-store chain 7-Eleven says it is hiring up to 20,000 workers to meet additional demand. The company “anticipates the store employee position would meet a surge in mobile orders through its 7NOW delivery app, which offers delivery of essentials and nonessentials to more than 30 million households across the U.S.” Indeed says these store positions generally pay around $9 to $14 per hour. https://careers.7-eleven.com/careers/home

Team Roofing. Atlanta roofing specialists Team Roofing are hiring sales reps and office staff. For more information, contact them here.

Vaco. As the lives of those we serve become more complicated in almost all aspects, Vaco is here to provide talent and business solutions immediately. Contact Vaco today: https://www.vaco.com/contact-us/

Walgreens. As we deal with significant demands on our stores and pharmacies during this time, we’re looking to fill roughly 9,500 existing full- and part-time roles in stores across the U.S., primarily in these positions: Customer service associates (CSAs), Pharmacy Technicians,  and Shift leads. Candidates can visit jobs.walgreens.com to search for openings in their area, with positions being added regularly based on local store and pharmacy needs. In addition, as Walgreens continues to assess its needs related to the coronavirus situation, it will look to begin filling additional temporary CSA positions starting next week to help bolster in-store staffing. Some of these temporary positions might potentially lead to full-time job placement.

Walmart. Walmart says it wants to hire 150,000 associates and fill full and part-time positions by the end of May. Jobs are available in stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers. They will be temporary at first but could lead to permanent spots. If you are interested in applying visit careers.walmart.com.

Wellstar. Wellstar hospitals are hiring a Pharmacy Technician and and Imaging Records Tech. Interested candidates may apply online at careers.wellstar.org.

Wipro Limited. Wipro has hire opportunities for Customer Service Representative Positions. For more information, contact Santiago Miller at santiago.miller@wipro.com.

Your Home Sold Guaranteed Realty. Real Estate company Your Home Sold Guaranteed Realty is hiring. You can contact the company here to apply.