Looking for a job that lets you work from home? Here are three companies with telecommuting opportunities available right now.
Huntsman (Stock Quote: HUN)
What they do: Manufacturer of chemical products.
Types of positions available: Account managers.
Hours/Pay: Most work will be done during business hours, but jobs may require long hours depending on the amount of travel involved. Pay consists of competitive salary plus comprehensive benefits package.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree, preferably in business, chemistry or chemical engineering. Must have seven years of chemical sales experience.
Other info: Must be based within a specific geographic region. Job may involve up to 60% travel, depending on location.
Next Page: Selective Insurance
Selective Insurance (Stock Quote: SIGI)
What they do: Provider of property and casualty insurance.
Types of positions available: Safety management specialists, claims adjusters and investigators.
Hours/Pay: Most work is done during regular business hours. Pay depends on experience and position.
Requirements: Must have several years experience in the insurance field. Specific requirements vary by position.
Other info: Some positions involve considerable travel, with reimbursement for auto costs.
Next Page: TeleNetwork
What they do: Provider of outsourced technical support services.
Types of positions available: Technical support reps.
Hours/Pay: Hours may vary. Some openings are for on-call reps who will be contacted by a supervisor when they are needed to take calls. Pay is $8 to $15 an hour.
Requirements: Currently, openings are for Texas residents only. Must have good customer service skills and be able to handle a high volume of calls. Must have a PC with ample memory and Windows XP or Vista.
Other info: The company provides a headset, phone and other equipment. If the equipment is lost or damaged, the cost will be deducted from your pay.
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