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Looking for a job? Here's a cool opportunity that just might be a great new start for the right person.

The position: Customer service rep for Staples

Location: Work from home (in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana area)

Job duties: Receive incoming calls that involve sales and customer service issues. This job involves providing excellent customer service. Will also be expected to meet sales goals.

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The company: Staples is a major office supply company. The company operates more than 1,800 retail stores in the U.S. and Canada, serving customers in 26 countries worldwide.

Requirements: Staples prefers candidates with previous call center experience. Must have excellent data entry and typing abilities, plus good communication skills. Applicants must have good work history and attendance record, and must be able to pass a complete background check. Requires a secure, private work area that is free from outside noise and distractions. Must be able to attend onsite training for several months.

Extra perks:
Staples offer employee discounts, and a full benefits package after 90 days.

Interesting info:
This is a full-time staff position, and the person hired will be a Staples employee, not a freelance contractor. This person will work a set schedule every week.

Other opportunities: Staples is offering other work-from-home opportunities in various parts of the country for customer service and warranty reps. There are also many retail openings at stores nationwide.

How to apply: Apply online.

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