Do you dream of working from home in Alabama? If so, this next installment in my location-specific work-from-home job opportunities series is for you.
The great news is, there are some fantastic companies that hire remote workers who live in Alabama. When you’re ready to apply for remote work, start your search here. And as always, remember that work from home positions are highly competitive and often fill quickly. If you don’t see a current opening with the company you’d like to work for, continue checking back.
And always take time to read the fine print before applying for any job. You need to know if you’re going to be an employee or a contract worker. You also need to understand what the expectations are before you waste a bunch of time filling out paperwork for a job you really don’t want.
1. Academy Sports + Outdoors
Residents of Alabama can apply to become part-time customer care team members for Academy Sports + Outdoors. Can you provide outstanding customer service, on multiple channels? Have you successfully worked from home before? If you answered yes, you might be a great fit for this position.
You will need a broadband internet connection, a noise-free home office, and a computer with a camera. Excellent communication skills are essential. To learn more about the opportunity to join one of the nation’s largest sporting goods and outdoor retailer stores, visit their careers page and use the keywords “Work from Home” in the search box.
Are you searching for a work from home position with paid training and benefits? Working for Sitel Group as a customer experience manager can provide everything you’re looking for. In this position, you will put your communication skills to work to solve problems for customers.
You need to have a distraction-free workspace, a DSL or cable internet connection, a desktop computer or a laptop with a separate monitor, and a wired headset. The application process begins with a test, and qualified candidates can move forward with the application. Find out more about Sitel Group and their work from home positions by navigating to their work from home career page.
3. American Express
Do you have two years of experience in customer service and consultative sales? Are you a pro at building customer loyalty with your excellent communication skills? If so, check out the Part Time Virtual Customer Care Professional position with American Express.
This well-known company is searching for candidates with integrity who are ready to efficiently manage a steady stream of customer calls. A flexible work schedule is required, and the work may require nights and weekends.
You will need a reliable home internet connection, and a landline telephone. A secure home office that is free from distractions is also a requirement. To learn more and to apply, visit the American Express Career Page. Use “work from home” as your search terms to find the virtual positions.
While the specific requirements and duties vary from position to position, some attributes and technical requirements are the same throughout the company. They value diversity and inclusion and want to hire candidates who are self-motivated, supportive, and ready to make the world a better place.
You can learn more about the openings and see what you qualify for if you head to the Automattic Work with Us Page.
5. Synchro International Education
If you are patient with young learners, proficient in Microsoft Office, and ready to teach students to speak English, you should apply to the English Online Teacher position with Synchro International Education.
Pay for these positions typically begin at $12 an hour. You will need a quiet workspace, experience teaching, and a solid internet connection.
Other companies that hire online teachers/tutors from Alabama include:
- EF: Education First
If this is something you’re interested in, you have a few more opportunities that are similar.
6. Think Direct Marketing Group
Think Direct Marketing Group hires home agents to serve as inbound sales closer. There is no cold calling with this position. The company only hires remote workers from four states, and Alabama is one of them.
Top performers can earn over $22 an hour. Weekly pay is one of the perks of working with this company. To succeed, you must be goal-driven, reliable, and a team player.
Your home office needs to mirror a professional office and be distraction free. You will need high-speed internet, a compatible computer, and a USB headset.
7. Children of Alabama
Are you a registered nurse looking for an at-home opportunity? The main campus of Children’s of Alabama is searching for qualified candidates to return calls to patients when the office is not opened. This is a great way to use your nursing training and help people who need it.
You must hold a current license with the Alabama Board of Nursing. Previous experience working with pediatric patients is preferred. This is a part-time, evening shift position.
To apply, use the search term “Work from Home” on the career page.
If you have at least 12 years of experience in a consulting environment, and the ability to communicate effectively at an executive level, Appirio is looking for you. Their Lead US Staffing Director position is accepting candidates who can help define and enable the company’s staffing processes in the United States.
You must have a keen understanding of business and business needs. Experience with Professional Service Automation tools (like Salesforce) is preferred. Candidates need to possess strong communication and problem-solving skills.
To find this and other at home positions with Appirio, narrow the results by location on their job page. Select Alabama from the list and then search for “Remote.”
Ready for More?
If you’re looking for even more work from home jobs in Alabama, I highly recommend using FlexJobs. You can easily filter results by location and see what you are eligible for. If you don’t live in Alabama, you can select your location.
The following companies are also known to hire Alabama residents when they have open positions:
- Sykes Enterprises
- Rosetta Stone
There really are plenty of work-from-home jobs in Alabama. So find one that interests you and fill out the paperwork. You never know – your next adventure could be just one application away.