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Monday, March 18, 2024

Shopping for a Remote Job? Check Out Ross Stores!

Ross Stores, the well-known American discount department store chain, has a few remote positions open. At the time of this post, remote openings include those in Human Resources and Software Engineering and Development. As with other employers, if you're interested in a working for a particular company, check their careers page often for new openings. To view the remote job openings at Ross, click here and be sure to select the Remote Jobs box.

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Love to Travel? Go Check the Remote Jobs at Airbnb!

Airbnb, a leader in the travel industry, has over 100 remote job openings on their careers page. Over 90 of these are based in the United States. While the majority of current openings are software/tech engineering roles, other current openings include positions in finance, legal, business operations, marketing, and more. As with all employers, job openings can change daily, so if working for Airbnb sounds interesting, check their careers page often for new openings.

Wednesday, January 3, 2024

Remote Career Opportunities with Carbonite

If you're not familiar with Carbonite, they are a popular backup service for data, and is under the umbrella of the OpenText companies. As their service is web/cloud based, they have many remote job openings. Current open jobs include Client Management, Account Management, SAP, Legal, Human Resources, IT, and more. Click here to view the careers page; use keyword "remote" when searching.

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

Discover Remote Jobs with Discover Financial Services!

Everyone is familiar with the Discover Card! Discover Financial Services has over 50 remote eligible jobs posted on their career page at the time of this post. Openings include Marketing, Financial Management, Software, Human Resources, Legal, and more. Click here to view Discover's current job openings; be sure and check the "Remote Eligible" box to view remote openings.

Monday, January 1, 2024

You'll Love the Remote Jobs at IHeartMedia!

You might be familiar with the IHeartRadio app, which is a part of the IHeartMedia group, and the #1 audio company in the United States. They currently have 36 remote job openings posted on their website at the time of this post. Positions include Campaign Coordinators, Client Success Managers, Inside Sales, Social Account Managers, Software related positions, bilingual positions and more. Get your resume ready and perfected, then hop over to the IHeartMedia careers page to see what remote jobs might be a match for you. You'll want to be sure and click "More", then select Remote Position under the Remote Type button.

Sunday, December 31, 2023

Remote Jobs at Aspen Dental

You don't have to be afraid of the dentist when working at Aspen Dental! Aspen Dental has over 1000 locations and is part of The Aspen Group, which includes dental offices, pet health, and urgent care facilities. The Aspen Group has, at the time of this post, 21 remote job openings in various fields...everything from management and coordinator positions to scheduling agents, finance, marketing, and more. To view current remote job openings at Aspen, click here and make sure the Remote box is checked when searching.

Move Your Career with U-Haul!

If you've ever moved before, you're probably familiar with U-Haul! At the time of this post, U-Haul has remote jobs in Sales and Reservations, Bilingual (Spanish/English or French/English) Customer Service, and Software/Tech. Be sure and check their website regularly for updated remote positions...most people move during the summer months in the US, so I would think their business would probably increase as well during May through September. Click here to see their remote job openings; filter by checking the REMOTE box.

Saturday, December 30, 2023

Harley-Davidson has Remote Jobs!

While you don't need to be a motorcycle enthusiast to work at Harley-Davidson, it might be the place for you if you are! Harley-Davidson has a variety of remote job openings at the time of this post, including positions in Finance, Accounting, Supply Management, Digital Security, Loss Mitigation, Sales Management, Human Resources, and Marketing. You'll want to visit their careers page and enter keyword "remote" to view current openings.

Friday, December 29, 2023

Learn About Remote Careers at Outschool

Outschool is a company that matches online learning opportunities with teachers. As homeschooling becomes more and more popular, and as parents search to supplement their children's education, Outschool is also becoming more popular. Does your child want to learn how to cook, sew, code, learn accounting skills, money management, or just about anything? There's probably a class for that on Outschool.com!

With Outschool, there are two types of ways you can earn income.
First, you can set up your own class that you teach online. You are in charge of setting up your own pricing per student. Do you have a knack for French cooking and can teach that skill to others? Here's your chance! Maybe you are a budget master and could teach teens the value of learning how to budget their money. Whatever you have a skill in can be taught on Outschool! If you're interested in this route, click here to get more information on what you need to set up your own class. Since everything is online, you can truly work from anywhere you have a great internet connection!
Next, Outschool also has remote job openings working for the company directly. At the time of writing this post, Outschool has remote openings in Finance/Accounting, Software Engineering, and Supply Growth Manager. Job openings can change daily, so be sure and check back if you are interested in working for Outschool! Click here and use keyword "remote" to view current remote job openings.

Thursday, December 28, 2023

Remote Jobs at Care.com

Most of us have seen commercials for, or heard advertisements for care.com. The company specializes in matching caregivers (child care, elder care, pet care) with providers. They also have remote job opportunities at the corporate level, working for the company itself; at the time of this post, remote job openings include Inside Sales, Product Management, and Technology Engineering. I encourage you to check back on their website regularly to see if new openings have been posted. Click here to see the remote job openings at Care.com.

Tuesday, December 26, 2023

Summer Camps 2024

If you're looking for some ideas on summer camps for your kids this upcoming summer, we have a list!  As more organizations post their 2024 schedule for summer camps and vacation bible schools, we will do our best to update!  

PEARLAND:  University of Houston Clear Lake at Pearland has registration open now!  UHCL Pearland offers a variety of camps for different ages/grade levels, including Junior Physician, Veterinary Academy, Game Design, Legos, Coding, Junior Astronaut, and more!  Visit their website to get more information and to sign up.

PEARLANDCrosspoint Church offers a five day camp for grades K-5 from June 24 through June 28, 2024.  Registration opens February 18, 2024.  Visit their website for more information - you can also sign up to get notifications!

CLEAR LAKEUniversity of Houston's Clear Lake campus is hosting a variety of summer camps for different age groups, including Reading and Writing camps, Junior Astronaut, Junior Physician, Gaming, Graphic Design, Robotics, Claymation, and more!  Visit their website to get more information and to sign up.

GREATER HOUSTON:  The YMCA has locations all around the Greater Houston area, including Pearland, League City, and several in Houston.  They offer different camp sessions for a variety of ages during the summer, as well as other holidays.  To check out what's available near you, visit their website.

LA GRANGECamp Lone Star, a Christian based camp in La Grange, has a variety of camps and opportunities for kids of different ages, including overnight camps that are about a week long.  Visit their website for more infomation and registration.

ALVINVictory Camp in Alvin offers fun for a variety of ages, including day camps, overnight camps, youth camps, junior high camps, and more.  You'll find go-karts, paddle boats, sports, swimming, and more in a Christian based environment.  Visit their website for details and to register.

ROSEBUDBeloved and Beyond Camp in Rosebud (just south of Waco) offers camp options for children with special needs.  Christian based and full of fun, with a purpose for serving families in the special needs community.  Visit their website for all the details and to register.


Thursday, July 20, 2023

Remote Jobs with Wine.com

Calling all wine lovers!  Wine.com has remote jobs!  I currently see part time Customer Service openings available to residents in Texas, Florida, and Ohio, but they do note that these positions can receive more hours on a seasonal basis.  Additionally, job openings can change daily, so I encourage you to check back often if this particular position isn't your cup of tea...er, wine.  Click here for more information and to apply!

Tuesday, July 18, 2023

Remote Jobs with PetSmart

Is your tail wagging for a new remote career?  PetSmart has one for you!  They are currently seeking remote Call Center Agents; looks like this particular position handles setting appointments for boarding, grooming, etc.  For more information on the Remote Call Center Agent position, click here.  For other jobs with PetSmart, visit their Career Page here; use keyword REMOTE when looking for remote positions.

Friday, July 14, 2023

Instacart Has Remote Job Openings!

Most of us know Instacart for ordering groceries and household items to be shopped and delivered to our homes.  But they also have remote jobs in accounting, legal, sales, business development, software engineering, and more.  As with all job searches, be sure and check back frequently for new openings.  To view the current remote positions at Instacart, click here.

Thursday, July 13, 2023

Remote Jobs With Wayfair

Wayfair, the company well known for home goods, has just what you need - remote jobs!  At the time of this post, remote positions include customer service, full stack engineers, and more.  To view remote jobs at Wayfair, click here, and be sure to select REMOTE under LOCATION.  Open positions can change, so be sure and check back frequently.

Sunday, July 9, 2023

76 Job Openings with Houston Metro

Houston Metro, at the time of this post, has 76 open positions listed on their website.  And, it's not just driving a bus!  While Metro does have bus driver and bus mechanic job openings, they also have jobs in Customer Service, Human Resources, Purchasing, Legal, IT, and more!  Check out job openings with Houston Metro by clicking here.

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

Be A 9-1-1 Operator!

 Almost every city and county in the Greater Houston area has openings for 9-1-1 operators (also known as dispatchers or telecommunications operators).  As an example, Pearland Police Department has an opening; pay is between $21.18 and $22.93 hourly.  Shifts are 12 hours.  You can receive your certification after you're hired.  While each city and county is different, you can click here and get a list of the openings, qualifications, and application instructions.  Click here to visit the Greater Harris County 911 Careers Website - scroll down to the bottom and click on Job Listings.  There, you will find links to cities and counties including Pearland, Baytown, Friendswood, Deer Park, Harris County, Pasadena, La Porte, and many, many others!  Start looking and applying!!

Thursday, June 8, 2023

Remote Jobs at Zocdoc

You may not have heard of Zocdoc, but I recently saw a commercial on TV for them. They provide an online service where you can research and book doctors, specialists, and dentists that accept your insurance.

Current remote job openings at Zocdoc include Customer Success Associates, Total Reward Manager, Account Executives, Sales Executives and Sales Managers. To view the current job openings at Zocdoc, click here.

Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Remote and Local Jobs at Harbor Freight Tools

Harbor Freight Tools is a national retailer, but did you know that they also have remote jobs available? Current openings include Contact Center Associates, Inventory Analyst, Human Resources/Benefits, Accounting, and more! See if you can find the right fit by visiting Harbor Freight's career website, be sure and click the remote link.

If you're looking for a local retail job, Harbor Freight Tools also has retail sales and stocking positions at their stores in Pearland, Alvin, Webster, Houston, Texas City, and surrounding areas. Click here to visit their career site and apply today.

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

PC Matic Has Remote Job Openings!

I'm sure you've seen the PC Matic commercials on TV - they are widely known for being an American company that protects your home and business computers from viruses, malware, ransomware, etc. 100% of their employees are remote! Jobs at PC Matic include Tech Support, Product Developers, Customer Support, Sales, and Malware Researchers. You will be able to travel a bit as they meet twice a year for company meetings, and positions such as sales have more travel involved. They also have great benefits! To apply, visit their website here and click the Apply Now button. 

Monday, June 5, 2023

Virtual Job Openings with Molina Healthcare

Molina Healthcare, a health insurance company with headquarters in California, has various remote job openings. Current positions include customer service related positions, IT/Tech/Software, human resources, business/financial positions, and more. To view the remote job openings at Molina, click here, and be sure the remote box is checked to see the current openings.

Thursday, June 1, 2023

Remote Careers with Paychex

If you've ever received a paycheck before, there's a good chance that Paychex may have had some involvement in that! Paychex is a national leader in payroll solutions. In reviewing their career page on their website, I currently see 46 remote job openings, including sales, customer service, account management, finance, tech, IT, and management positions. From their career page, type in keyword remote, and see if you can find a remote job that you will love!

Wednesday, May 31, 2023

Stride Learning - Virtual Jobs

Stride is a publicly traded company that specializes in K-12 online education, as well as online certificate programs. As they are online based, the majority of their positions are virtual. Not only do they have education/academic related online positions, they also have openings in accounting and finance, sales and marketing, IT, customer service and enrollment, human resources, and more! Their main career page has different categories for their job openings, so you may want to check there as well, and sign up for their job alerts in the categories you have experience in. Click here to see Stride's corporate remote openings. To view all career area, click here to see Stride's main career page.







Tuesday, May 30, 2023

Viking Cruises - Air Operations Specialist - Remote Job Opening

If you have a background in the travel industry, particularly air travel, you might be interested in a remote job opportunity with Viking Cruises! They currently have openings for Air Operations Specialists. To view the requirements for this position, click here. 



Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Part Time and Full Time Remote Postions with RiteAid

RiteAid, a national pharmacy/drug store chain, has many remote job openings. Some positions include customer service, executive assistant, pharmacy tech, human resources, legal, finance, accounting, software, sales/account management, and more...even management roles! See if you can find a fit that matches your experience by visiting their careers website....you'll want to use keyword REMOTE to filter the remote openings.

Monday, May 15, 2023

Travel Related Remote Careers - American Express

If you are looking for a career in the travel industry, check out the remote/virtual jobs at American Express Global Business Travel! We all know American Express for their credit cards...but did you know they have a travel department as well? Not only that, but this branch of American Express also has openings in departments like human resources. Travel related positions include Travel Counselors and Dedicated Account Managers which service specific accounts; sometimes these include media and entertainment clients! The remote positions can be a little difficult to find - click here, and you'll see some positions are located as remote. Others list multiple locations, and some of those are remote. If you find a job title you're interested in, click on it and see if there is a remote option.

Sunday, May 14, 2023

Learn About Cigna Healthcare's Remote Positions

Cigna Healthcare offers remote positions, including marketing, sales, customer service, claims, finance, and more. They also have several hybrid positions, too! Cigna is more than just an insurance company - they have a group of companies within the healthcare industry. Browse Cigna's remote job openings and see if you can find your fit!

Now Hiring – Seen and Heard around Pearland - Pasadena - Friendswood - LaPorte - Alvin - Deer Park - Clear Lake Job Openings

Waddell Resource Group is a staffing agency with a variety of openings in the Greater Houston area.  Like and follow on Facebook to stay updated with new openings.

Houston (near 610/288) - Experienced Receptionist needed for an industrial company just north of Pearland.  Must have recent experience in heavy phone volume, professional appearance, helpful attitude and pleasant phone voice.  Direct hire position with pay between $18 and $22 hourly to start, plus benefits.  Email resumes to becki@waddellresourcegroup.com to apply.

Southeast Houston (Hobby Airport Area)Licensed Apprentice Plumbers needed for an industrial company near Hobby Airport.  Must have at least two years experience, preferably in commercial/industrial service work.  Pay up to $25 hourly depending on experience.  Please email your resume to becki@waddellresourcegroup.com to apply.

League City - Spotted on 12/30/23 - South Shore Grille is hiring bartenders and servers, part time and full time jobs available.  They are located at 2800 Marina Bay Dr. in League City - apply within.

League City - Spotted on 12/30/23 - Russo's New York Pizzeria and Italian Kitchen, located at 1660 FM 646 in League City, is hiring drivers, cashiers, and servers.  Part time and full time positions available.  Apply in person, preferably Monday through Thursday after 5pm.

League City - Spotted on 1/1/24 - Dress Galaxy is currently hiring stylists.  For more information, give them a call at 281-557-4147, or email your resume to contact@dressgalaxy.com.

Pearland - Spotted on 12/30/23 - Kelley's Country Cookin', located at 2933 Broadway in Pearland, is hiring all positons...apply within.

BaytownForklift Mechanics needed for an equipment company in Baytown. Must have experience working on both propane and diesel forklifts. Hours are 7:30am to 4:30pm M-F, with overtime as needed. This is a direct hire position, with pay between $20-$25 hourly depending on experience, plus benefits.  Please email your resume to becki@waddellresourcegroup.com to apply.

Alvin - Spotted on 1/1/24 - Caring Country Cottage Assisted Living is hiring caregivers.  They are located at 800 Kost Rd. in Alvin.  For more information, stop by or give them a call at 979-583-3435.

Pearland - Spotted on 12/30/23 - Crust Pizza, located at 2110 Pearland Parkway in Pearland, is hiring a cook and shift leader; apply within.

Pearland - Spotted on 1/1/24 - Busy Bee Restaurant in Pearland is hiring wait staff immediately!  Apply within; they are located at 4009 Broadway in Pearland.

Pearland - Spotted on 1/1/24 - Sonic at 2815 Broadway in Pearland is hiring Assistant Managers as well as night/weekend cooks.  Apply in person or text APPLY4215 to 876642.

Pearland - Spotted 1/6/24 - Texas Splish Splash Car Wash is hiring.  Apply within at 2738 FM 1128 in Pearland.

PasadenaLogistics Coordinator needed for a manufacturer in Pasadena.  Proficiency in SAP is a must!  Candidates should also have at least two years related experience.  This is a direct hire position, with salary up to $60k depending on experience, plus benefits.  Please email your resume to becki@waddellresourcegroup.com to apply.

Freeport - Spotted on 12/31/23 - The Pier 30 Bar & Grill is hiring servers and a bartender.  Apply in person...they are located at 1601 TX-332 in Freeport.

Angleton - Spotted on 1/2/24 - Legacy Retrievers in Angleton is hiring a full time Kennel Associate and a part time Kennel Associate.  Their Facebook page has detailed job descriptions and instructions on how to apply.

Santa Fe - Spotted on 1/2/24 - Red Cape Cafe, located at 13419 Highway 6 in Santa Fe, is hiring cooks and wait staff.  Apply in person.

West Columbia/Sweeny/Brazoria - Spotted on 1/4/24 - Sonic is hiring for all positions and shifts at these locations!  Apply in person.

Lake Jackson - Spotted on 1/6/24 - Jimmy Joes Texas Kitchen and Bar is hiring bartenders.  Apply in person; they are located at 106 TX 332 in Lake Jackson.

School Districts – Clerical, Administrative, Cafeteria Workers, Skilled Trades, Maintenance, Bus Drivers, Teacher’s Aides, and of course, Teachers! Pearland ISD, Alvin ISD, Friendswood ISD, Pasadena ISD, Danbury ISD, Brazosport ISD, Dickinson ISD, Galveston ISD, Santa Fe ISD, Hitchcock ISD, and Clear Creek ISD all have job openings.

Saturday, May 13, 2023

Explore Remote Careers with Globe Life!

Globe Life currently lists remote careers in several different categories, including Insurance Verification, Call Center, IT/Tech, and Sales. Click here to see what positions are available today.

Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Carnival Cruises has Remote Job Openings!

This could be fun! Carnival Cruise Lines has a variety of remote openings, including travel planners, marketing, financial/accounting positions, human resources, software, tech, and more! Click here to view the remote positions at Carnival - be sure and check YES to the VIRTUAL jobs!

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Allstate has Remote Job Openings!

Allstate, the insurance company known for "You're In Good Hands with Allstate", has remote job openings...109 listed as I type this! Postions include those in marketing, legal, IT, sales, claims, finance, and more! Here's Allstate's career website - check/toggle the "Remote/Home Based Worker" box to view their remote openings.

Monday, May 8, 2023

Remote Careers at Salesforce

Salesforce is a leader in the CRM industry. If you've had experience in the sales or customer service industry, you have probably heard of them! While many of their remote openings are software, IT, and product development related, Salesforce also has many remote jobs in sales, account management, account executives, etc. Click here to go to the Career's page at Salesforce, and use keyword REMOTE to search for those remote openings!

Sunday, May 7, 2023

Remote Job Openings with Hims and Hers Telehealth

Hims & Hers Inc. is a telehealth company, specializing in online meds and personal care products. It looks like they are growing, and they have numerous remote positions (remember, they are telehealth!) in various fields such as marketing, customer service, analytics, financial, legal, software engineering, product management, and more. To view their list of remote job openings, click here.

Remote Careers with Geico Insurance

Explore remote jobs with Geico Insurance! Most of their openings are IT related, including Data and Software Engineers, Salesforce Management, Cybersecurity positions, and many more (over 150 openings as I write this). Some positions may be location specific, although remote. Click here to browse jobs with Geico, and be sure to use keyword remote when searching.

Saturday, May 6, 2023

Remote Job Openings with Outreach Inc.

Outreach Inc. is well known by churches and ministries; they specialize in tools and products specifically for churches....direct mail items, banners and signs, church wall art, websites, social media products, church supplies, and more. They currently have openings for an Account Manager and Business Development Representative, both sales related and remote! To view the openings at Outreach Inc, click here.

Thursday, May 4, 2023

Rent, Food, and Utility Assistance - Supporting Texans in Harris, Galveston, and Brazoria Counties

Times are tough!  If you're going through a rough patch and need assistance with food, utilities, or rent, please check out the resources and organizations below.  This is a list in progress, and will be updated periodically.

Blessing Boxes - there may be a blessing box near you with food, toiletries, diapers, etc.  Click here to check the list.

PEARLAND - Pearland Neighborhood Center may be able to help with food, toiletries, baby items, rent and utility assistance.  They are located at 2335 N Texas Ave., Pearland, TX 77581.  Appointments may be required; check their website or call for more details and information.

PEARLAND - Christian Helping Hands may be able to help with food, rent assistance and utility assistance.  They are currently located at 3402 Swensen Dr., Pearland, TX 77581.  Please check their website for the times they are open.

MANVEL - The Well on Masters Road has a food pantry.  They are currently open to serve on Tuesdays, from 10am to 3pm.  They are located at 6911 Masters Road, Manvel, TX 77578.

FRIENDSWOOD - Mary Queen Catholic Church runs a food pantry, open daily Monday through Friday, and serves residents of Friendswood, Pearland (77581), and Alvin.  They may also be able to help with rent and utility assistance.

ALVIN - Alvin Community Food Pantry, located at 1212 South Durant St in Alvin, provides food on Wednesdays from 10am to 2pm as per their website.  Check their website for details.

LEAGUE CITY/WEBSTER/CLEAR LAKE/FRIENDSWOOD - Interfaith Caring Ministries has a food pantry, rent assistance, and utility assistance.  Visit their website to view the resources and support they offer, as well as locations and times they are open.  Residents in Friendswood ISD and Clear Creek ISD are eligible for assistance as well.

SOUTHEAST HOUSTON - Sagemont Church Helping Hands Ministry helps those in their community with food, counseling, job resources, etc.  They are located in the 77089 zip code in Houston.  For more information, call 281-922-6421 or visit their website.  

DEER PARK - Deer Park United Methodist Church has a food pantry that is open to Deer Park ISD residents.  You can visit their website to confirm times and locations; as of this post, they are open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 2pm.  They are located at 1300 E 13th St. in Deer Park.

LA PORTE - First Baptist Church of La Porte has the Bread of Life Food Pantry.   They are located at 902 West Main in La Porte.  They have a distribution each month, and you will need to register beforehand.  Visit their website for more details.

SOUTH HOUSTON - Southeast Area Ministries has food assistance, financial assistance, personal care items, and clothing and household assistance.  They are located at 2102 Houston Blvd., South Houston, TX.  Please visit their website for details of their programs and eligibility requirements.

PASADENA - Sunset United Methodist Church, located at 709 Allendale Rd. in Pasadena, has a drive thru food pantry from 9am to noon Monday through Wednesday.  Visit their website for more information.

PASADENA - South Avenue Baptist Church, located at 605 Preston Rd in Pasadena, has a food pantry open the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.  Visit their website for updates and more information.

PASADENA - Queens Youth Center, located at 729 Queens Rd. in Pasadena, hosts free breakfast and lunch bags for kids Monday through Friday from 10:30am to 1:30pm.  Ongoing throughout the summer.

SANTA FE - HIS Ministries, located at 4205 Jackson St. in Santa Fe, offers a food pantry to residents of Santa Fe and Hitchcock, as well as other resources.  Visit their website for more information.

GALVESTON COUNTY - If you live in Galveston County, the Galveston County Food Bank has several resources, including food pantries and mobile food pantries.  There's a calendar each month to show where the mobile food pantry will be each day.

WEST HOUSTON - West Houston Assistance Ministries assists with food, clothing, and financial assistance.  Please note they only serve certain zip codes in West Houston.  Visit their website for more information - you may have to apply online as well.

KATY - People in and around the Katy Area can get help through Katy Christian Ministries.  Resources include a food pantry, mobile food locations, financial assistance, baby items, and much more.  Visit their website for a full description of the services they offer, locations, times, etc. 

FREEPORT - Brazosport Cares has a food pantry.  Please check their website for dates and times.  They are located at 916 North Gulf Blvd., Freeport, TX 77541.

CLUTE / BRAZORIA COUNTY - Brazoria County Dream Center has a food pantry and programs like back to school, Christmas assistance, and more.  Visit their website for more information.

ANGLETON / DANBURY / ROSHARON - Most Holy Trinity Church has a food pantry, the Saint Thomas Food Pantry, which serves residents of Angleton, Danbury, and Rosharon.  Be sure and check dates and times they are open.

GALVESTON, BRAZORIA, HARRIS COUNTIES - BakerRipley has a utility assistance program for residents of these counties.  Visit their website for more details, as requirements can change.

HOUSTON - The Houston Food Bank provides a variety of food assistance resources.  You can call them at 832-369-9390, visit their website, or even get their app.  

HOUSTON - SPRING BRANCH - First Baptist Church of Houston's Faith Center has a food pantry and clothes closet.  This location is at 8244 Long Point Road in Houston.  You will need to call and make an appointment prior to your visit.  Please visit their website for more information.

HOUSTON - 77036 ZIP CODE - First Baptist Church of Houston's Faith Center has a food pantry at 5860 Ranchester Drive.  You will need to make an appointment prior to your visit.  Please visit their website for days, times, and more information.

HOUSTON - Target Hunger has drive thru food fairs across the Houston area, particularly the east side of town.  Click here to check their website of days, times, and locations of where they will be.  You will need to register either online or at the site prior to receiving food.

HARRIS COUNTY - Reliant Energy has a "Beat the Heat" portable air conditioner program for eligible seniors, disabled individuals, and families that are not able to cool their homes.  For more information, call 832-393-4301.  

TEXAS STATEWIDE - Texas residents can apply for utility assistance by going to Texas Utility Help.  There are some requirements you have to meet to qualify.  This program is administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, and can help with utilities such as electricity, gas, propane, water, and wastewater.  

TEXAS STATEWIDE - Texas homeowners and renters can apply for utility assistance with Texas Homewoners Assistance.  Texas homeowners can also apply for assistance with mortgages, property insurance, HOA fees, and more.  For utility assistance, click here.  For other homeowner assistance such as mortgages, click here.  You can also call 833-651-3874.

Remote Jobs at Liberty Mutual Insurance

Liberty Mutual is the sixth-largest property and casualty insurer in the United States. And...they currently have remote job openings! Current positions include customer service, underwriting, claims, accounting and finance, cybersecurity, law clerk, software engineering, and more (114 openings as I'm writing this). To view the current remote job openings at Liberty Mutual, click here, and be sure to use keyword remote.

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Remote Jobs at the American Red Cross

Everyone is familiar with the American Red Cross, especially when it comes to blood donations and humanitarian efforts. The Red Cross has several remote job openings on their career website. Some of these are location specific, although remote. Current positions include caseworkers, call center representatives, donor care specialists, schedulers, data, and so much more. Click here to visit the current job openings. Use keyword remote as well as keyword work from home when searching. As I'm writing this post, I see 532 work from home positions - see which one might be a fit for you!!

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Forklift Mechanic Job in Baytown

Forklift Mechanics needed for an equipment company in Baytown. Must have experience working on both propane and diesel forklifts. Hours are 7:30am to 4:30pm M-F, with overtime as needed. This is a direct hire position, with pay between $20-$25 hourly depending on experience, plus benefits. Please email your resume to becki@waddellresourcegroup.com to apply.

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Remote Job Alert - Work From Home - Intuit TurboTax

If you're looking for a remote job opportunity, and have a background in accounting and/or taxes, check out the remote job openings at Intuit TurboTax!

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Monday, July 11, 2022

Remote Jobs - Work from Home

As a recruiter, I get asked frequently about work from home or remote jobs. The first thing I do is caution job seekers to do some research on any company that is offering a remote position. Sticking with national, well known companies is typically your best option. Random posts on social media about work at home jobs are usually scams, so watch out! Below are several resources and companies that offer legitimate work from home / remote job opportunities.  Some are location specific, although remote.  Be sure and search keywords such as remote or work from home, as some links will take you to the main careers pageMore details on each position are also posted on separate blog posts here.


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Is your tail wagging for a new remote career?  PetSmart has one for you!  They are currently seeking remote Call Center Agents; looks like this particular position handles setting appointments for boarding, grooming, etc.  For more information on the Remote Call Center Agent position, click here.  For other jobs with PetSmart, visit their Career Page here; use keyword REMOTE when looking for remote positions.

Most of us know Instacart for ordering groceries and household items to be shopped and delivered to our homes.  But they also have remote jobs in accounting, legal, sales, business development, software engineering, and more.  As with all job searches, be sure and check back frequently for new openings.  To view the current remote positions at Instacart, click here.

Wayfair, the company well known for home goods, has just what you need - remote jobs!  At the time of this post, remote positions include customer service, full stack engineers, and more.  To view remote jobs at Wayfair, click here, and be sure to select REMOTE under LOCATION.  Open positions can change, so be sure and check back frequently.

You may not have heard of Zocdoc, but I recently saw a commercial on TV for them. They provide an online service where you can research and book doctors, specialists, and dentists that accept your insurance. Current remote job openings at Zocdoc include Customer Success Associates, Total Reward Manager, Account Executives, Sales Executives and Sales Managers. To view the current job openings at Zocdoc, click here.


Harbor Freight Tools is a national retailer, but did you know that they also have remote jobs available? Current openings include Contact Center Associates, Inventory Analyst, Human Resources/Benefits, Accounting, and more! See if you can find the right fit by visiting Harbor Freight's career website, be sure and click the remote link.

I'm sure you've seen the PC Matic commercials on TV - they are widely known for being an American company that protects your home and business computers from viruses, malware, ransomware, etc. 100% of their employees are remote! Jobs at PC Matic include Tech Support, Product Developers, Customer Support, Sales, and Malware Researchers. You will be able to travel a bit as they meet twice a year for company meetings, and positions such as sales have more travel involved. They also have great benefits! To apply, visit their website here and click the Apply Now button. 

Molina Healthcare, a health insurance company with headquarters in California, has various remote job openings. Current positions include customer service related positions, IT/Tech/Software, human resources, business/financial positions, and more. To view the remote job openings at Molina, click here, and be sure the remote box is checked to see the current openings.

Paychex - Currently 46 remote job openings, including sales, customer service, account management, finance, tech, IT, and management positions. Click here for their career site, type in keyword remote.

Stride - Stride is a publicly traded company that specializes in K-12 online education, as well as online certificate programs. Their main career page has different categories for their job openings, so you may want to check there as well, and sign up for their job alerts in the categories you have experience in. Click here to see Stride's corporate remote openings. To view all career areas, click here to see Stride's main career page.

Viking Cruises - If you have a background in the travel industry, particularly air travel, Viking has an Air Operations Specialist remote opening.

RiteAid - National pharmacy chain with part time and full time openings including customer service, pharmacy tech, executive assistant, legal, accounting, human resources, and more!

Cigna - Well known for insurance and healthcare, with remote openings in marketing, sales, customer service, claims, finance, and more.

Globe Life - Insurance company with remote openings in Insurance Verification, Call Center, IT/Tech, and Sales.

Carnival Cruises - Variety of openings including accounting and finance, but also travel planners (that sounds fun!!).  Be sure and check YES to VIRTUAL jobs!

Allstate Insurance - 109 remote job openings as of 5/8/23 - check/toggle the "Remote/Home Based Worker" box to view their remote openings.

Salesforce - A leader in the CRM industry, Salesforce has remote job openings in tech/software development, sales/account management, and more!

Hims and Hers - Telehealth company with numerous remote jobs in various fields including marketing, customer service, software engineering, financial, legal, and more.

Outreach Inc. - well known by churches for products, supplies, and outreach tools - remote sales related positions open

Liberty Mutual Insurance - 114 open remote job openings as of 5/4/23.  

American Red Cross - Well known non-profit, known for humanitarian efforts and blood donations

Dish Network - Satellite TV Provider

SigTrack – Freelance Data Entry involving Voter Data

Walgreens - Yes, Walgreens, the pharmacy on every corner even has REMOTE jobs!

CVS – Yes, CVS, the other pharmacy on every corner, also has remote jobs!

Netflix - Your best friend when it comes to binge watching your favorite shows

Enterprise Rent-A-Car – Famous for “We’ll Pick You Up”, Enterprise has remote job openings.

Traveler’s Insurance - Well known national insurance company offering fully remote job options.

Intuit TurboTax - if you have a background in tax preparation and/or accounting, check out the remote jobs at Intuit!

PNC Bank - PNC Bank has over 30 remote jobs listed on their careers page, ranging from relationship managers to business analysts, customer service positions, help desk, and more. Some of the jobs, though remote, are location specific. Click here to view the remote jobs at PNC Bank - be sure and use keyword remote.

Rat Race Rebellion – website/blog that posts regular updates on new, legitimate remote opportunities

WAHJobQueen – website/blog that posts regular updates on new, legitimate remote opportunities

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