Are you looking for a work-at-home job in Michigan? Working from home might seem like a dream for many, but finding the right role can prove to be challenging. There are scams to watch out for. There are companies that only hire residents of certain locations. Things can get overwhelming and discouraging fast.
Today, we have rounded up some great gigs for you. These opportunities listed below are available to people living in Michigan in a wide range of industries. It’s important to note that these job positions are currently available at the time of publishing this post, but the qualifications and positions might change. Always check the hiring company's website for current openings and requirements.
1. American Express: Virtual Customer Care Professional
Do you love working with people in a fast-paced environment? American Express is hiring qualified individuals to fill the role of Virtual Customer Care Professional.
Some qualifications include:
- Comfortable talking on the phone, with a proven track record of customer service experience
- Ability to handle sensitive cardmember information
- Adaptable to new technology, including Windows-based applications
- Strong internet and phone service
American Express has a proven track record and has gotten good reviews in general on Glassdoor, with most people stating that they would recommend the company to a friend.
2. Boldly: Marketing & Social Media Specialist
Boldly, a premium business support company, is hiring for a part-time W2 employee position, with the opportunity for the position to become full-time.
Requirements of the job include:
- Curate and post social media and blog content
- Interact with the fans of the company’s various social media pages
- Manage email marketing campaigns
- Analyze social media metrics
- Build relationships and engagement numbers
Pay for this position is competitive, at $20 an hour. The company also offers bonuses you might not find in other work at home opportunities, like paid parental leave and holidays. Candidates must have at least seven years of experience in a marketing position, skilled at mimicking a brand’s voice on social media, and willing to research new social media trends.
Boldly has an impressive 4.9 average review on Glassdoor, with most people mentioning the welcoming culture and environment. Even though this is a work at home job, the company takes time to get to you and foster a sense of community.
3. Noom: Virtual Health Coach
Noom has gained recognition as the top-grossing Health and Fitness App since 2012 in the Google Play Store. The company is looking to fill the position of Health Coach. In this position, you will work with hundreds of individuals to help them live a healthy lifestyle.
Qualified candidates must have:
- A Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study, or an Associate’s Degree plus 2000 hours of relevant wellness experience.
- Extremely well-organized
- Love working with people
Recent graduates from college are welcome! If you are looking to gain experience in the field, then this might be a good starting job for you.
Be careful of offers received from scam accounts. If you do get an offer for a position at this company, it will come directly from a team member with the domain name of @Noom.com. Be wary of any communication from different domain names. That goes for any online job you are applying to.
Do you have a passion for teaching? Even if you don’t have teaching experience, you are welcomed to apply to the MCVA. The minimum qualifications for applying include Michigan ELA Certification, be a Michigan resident and must be able to teach during the school day. Some travel is also required.
Preferred qualifications include:
- Remote experience
- Experience teaching online or in a brick-and-motor school
- Familiar with Blackboard Collaborative or other online platforms.
According to reviews on Glassdoor, it has a good work culture and the opportunity for growth if you excel in the role.
5. Enterprise Holdings: Various Positions
Enterprise Holdings, the parent company of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental, and Alamo Rent-A-Car, is hiring for various positions, including Customer Service Representative and Home Reservation Sales Representative. In these roles, you will likely be talking to dozens of customers every day, so you must be comfortable on the computer and phone. Enterprise Holdings
You would be a good fit for this company if you enjoy problem-solving and can apply feedback to improve your performance. Customer service is extremely important to Enterprise, and all employers are expected to meet certain standards during every interaction with the customers.
Minimum qualifications include:
- Resident in the state of Michigan
- 2 years of experience in a customer-facing role
- Work-related experience on a computer
One thing to note about Enterprise Holding’s jobs ads is that they use pipeline listings. Therefore, a single job post can mean hundreds or even thousands of job opportunities.
6. Postmates: Fleet
Postmates allows you to get started fast and for free as a delivery person. By bike, car, or sometimes even by foot, you can work for Postmates in Michigan. It’s perfect for someone who is looking for a side gig, or one that allows you to work as you want. There are weekly guarantees for the amount you earn, and you always get to keep 100% of the tips you earn.
However, the days can be unpredictable, with some people on Glassdoor complaining that they made less than minimum wage, while others say they were able to make more than $20. It likely depends on where you live and the time of day you want to work.
7. Michigan Farm Bureau: After Hours Customer Support Representative
Michigan Farm Bureau is hiring for two Customer Support Representatives who can support their customers during standard business hours. Responsibilities will also include handling and resolving any conflicts.
Minimum qualifications include:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- One-year professional office and customer service experience
8. Wellspring Lutheran Services: Call Center Agent
If phones and working with seniors and families is your calling, then consider applying for the Call Center Agent position t Wellspring Lutheran Services. All Michigan residents are welcome to apply, but you must be able to attend training and meetings in Frankenmuth, MI. You must meet call volume as well as quality parameters and be professional in your phone conversation with clients.
All qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and strong internet and phone service.
9. DBS: Work At Home Customer Experience Representative
Want to work with people? Then DISH might have the position for you! With nine different call centers, DISH has a multiple of clients will call in look for someone to troubleshoot, handle billing, programming, as well as add to the value of the customer’s experience.
Customer Experience Representatives are expected to handle all client’s issues in a phone call through high-class customer service while being as efficient and courteous as possible.
Candidates should have a high school diploma or its equivalent, great customer service abilities, and six-months related customer service or experience.
Those are just a few work-at-home jobs currently available in Michigan. Remember. This isn't an all-inclusive list. You can find additional opportunities any day of the week on Indeed, FlexJobs and my job leads page.
Now, get out there and apply!
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