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Need A Job Right Now? These Companies Are Hiring!

Last updated August 21, 2023

Need A Job Right Now? These Companies Are Hiring!

Need a job right now? Below are several national employers who are looking to hire now. Check out their websites to apply for jobs in your area and, as always, you can check out our JobLaunch tool to find all the jobs perfect for students like you! 

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Albertsons owns Safeway and 20 other grocery store companies, who are always hiring. Positions include customer service, deli, bakery, fuel station attendees, delivery drivers, and front-end team (stockers and cashiers).


Amazon is hiring thousands of people in their shopping, warehouse, and delivery driver departments. You can earn $22 an hour and start working as soon as 7 days. No resume or previous work experience is required but, must you be 18 years or older to apply for any of the positions. In many places, they are also offering a potential sign-on bonus of up to $3,000.


Chewy is hiring hundreds of people to support increased customer demand. They also have student programs including internships to check out! Most opportunities are on the east coast, require a high school diploma to apply, and you must be able to pass a background check.


Instacart is hiring part-time and full-time workers to help meet their grocery delivery demands. Must be 18 years or older and most positions will require access to a reliable car. They have a tool to check on the opportunities in your area. Be aware that these positions are independent contractor positions, and you will NOT qualify for benefits.


Kroger owns 29 different brands of grocery stores across 42 states, is hiring for in-store shoppers and distribution/warehouse workers and for grocery retail workers. Kroger also has student programs including internships.


McDonald's is hiring thousands of positions all over the country. After just 90 days on the job at 15 hours a week, restaurant employees can earn a high school diploma and receive $2,500 in upfront college tuition assistance. They also offer free education and career advising services and the opportunity to learn English as a second language.

Office Depot

Office Depot needs to hire thousands of people for in-store retail, warehouse, and driver jobs.


Shipt is hiring thousands of shoppers across the nation to shop for their customers. You will have a flexible schedule and could earn up to $22 an hour. You must be 18, have a reliable vehicle (at least a 1997 or newer), the ability to lift 40 pounds, and a smartphone that can handle their app. Just like Instacart, these are independent contractor positions so you won't be eligible for benefits.


Starbucks is hiring for in-store retail positions, warehouse and distribution, and even have internship opportunities. You can search for retail jobs near you and look forward to benefits like their 100% education tuition coverage program with Arizona State University online.


Target is looking to hire for in-store, customer service, and distribution/warehouse positions all over the country. Target offers great employee benefits including free access to mental health, emotional and physical health resources. They also have tuition reimbursement programs to help you complete your college degree and internship opportunities.


TTEC is hiring hundreds of work-from-home roles such as customer service and sales representatives. They also have an internship program and jobs specifically for recent college graduates.


Walgreens is looking to fill full-time and part-time roles across the country, mainly for the following positions: customer service associates (CSAs), pharmacy technicians, and shift leads. They also have internship opportunities in their support centers, distribution centers, retail management, and pharmacies.


Walmart, which also owns Sam's Club, is hiring thousands of people across the nation to work in stores, clubs, and distribution and fulfillment centers. The hiring process is fast - you will find out that you are hired within 24 hours! They offer emotional well-being support. All employees receive three counseling sessions at no cost and unlimited tele-counseling and have education benefits to help pay for college. 

Whether you are applying for a job now or want to be ready when the time is right, be sure to check out our  resume templatessubmit your resume for free review, and text us #Jobs to 33-55-77 to get one-on-one support from one of our jobs counselors. 

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