1-800-Flowers is an established, publicly traded company specializing in delivery of fresh flowers, plants, gift baskets and other special-occasion gift products. The company maintains a virtual call center staffed by at-home customer service agents who handle transactions with customers. 1-800-Flowers increases its at-home customer service workforce during peak seasons such as Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day.
1-800-Flowers hires hourly employees rather than independent contractors. The hourly rate is not listed but has been reported at around $9.00 on work-at-home forums. Paid training is provided to all new employees.
1-800-Flowers is currently hiring residents of Delaware, Illinois, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma and Oregon. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma or GED and must have good typing and computer skills. Prior call center experience is an advantage. Before applying, applicants should have in place acceptable Internet, computer, telephone, headset and software specifications in a dedicated, quiet home office. These requirements are listed in detail on the website.
How to apply:
Go here and click on the link at the bottom to begin the screening process. Necessary home office equipment is listed above.
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