5 Work-From-Home Jobs Hiring Now (1 Pays $10.25/Hour With Full Benefits)

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A lot of work-from-home jobs cross our desks every day.

We always try to bring you the cream of the crop and this group of job openings is no different.

5 Work-From-Home Jobs Open Right Now

Most of them are full-time positions and some have super sweet benefits. See for yourself.

1. Customer Service Representative for Government Contracts at SaviLinx

Applicants for this full-time remote job at business process and marketing services outsourcing provider SaviLinx must be available to travel to Hattiesburg, Mississippi, for occasional but regular training and meetings.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing customer service via text, email, chat and phone calls
  • Resolving customer inquiries and concerns and properly escalate issues when appropriate
  • Meeting established metrics and demonstrating improvement over time
  • Looking for learning and training opportunities

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Advanced technical skills
  • 1-2 years of customer service experience
  • Previous contact center experience
  • Strong problem-solving and listening skills
  • Understanding of Windows operating system and the internet
  • Ability to work variable hours, including evenings, nights and weekends
  • Eligibility to obtain government security clearance
  • Ability to pass a drug test and background check

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Paid sick time
  • 80 hours of vacation time
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan

Pay: SaviLinx says it offers “high wages.”

Apply here for the Customer Service Representative for Government Contracts job at SaviLinx.

2. Reservations Coordinator at Vacation Strategy  

This full-time position comes with very specific schedule requirements: Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday afternoon/evening shifts; Sunday and Monday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Booking guest reservations online or over the phone
  • Quickly and accurately cancelling and rebooking reservations in a live system
  • Answering department phones
  • Assisting Guest Services and the Concierge team with reservations and cancellations

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • High speed internet and your own computer
  • Access to and familiarity with Skype Video
  • Three professional references
  • Excellent listening and communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • The ability to work from home full-time

Pay: $10.50 per hour

Apply here for a Reservations Coordinator job at Vacation Strategy.

3. Fact Checker (Science Educational Content) at Symmetry Creative Production

If you love to do research and have great attention to detail, this remote contract position may be right up your alley.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Reviewing PDF proofs and related content
  • Return marked-up PDFs with the required number of fact sources
  • Adherence to project guidelines and requirements

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • One year of fact checking experience
  • Samples of previous fact checking work

The listing does not include benefits or pay information, but I’ll update this article when I get more information.

Apply here for a Fact Checker job at Symmetry Creative Production.

4. Customer Service Pro at Meet Edgar

Act fast if you want this full-time remote job. Applications will only be accepted through June 2, 2017.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Taking customer phone calls and video calls
  • Helping customers with general questions and some technical troubleshooting
  • Working on personalized onboarding and engagement campaigns with other team members

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Availability to work 40 hours per week: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. or 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eastern Time (Your first month will be from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. ET)
  • Previous SaaS support, help desk or call center experience
  • High speed internet
  • Excellent problem-solving and written communication skills
  • A way of “putting people at ease and making them feel heard”
  • An affinity for working technology
  • A working knowledge of social media
  • Know what what “inspect element” and “view source” are

You’ll be eligible for the following benefits:

  • Four weeks of paid vacation
  • Up to two months of family leave for new parents
  • Monthly home cleaning service
  • Paid internet service
  • Paid coworking or coffee shop expenses
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Mac laptop

Pay: I’ve reached out to the company and will update when I hear back.

Apply here for the Customer Service Pro job at Meet Edgar.

5. Content Associate At OfficeNinjas

This remote job is part-time but will potentially become full-time. Also, be prepared to take a quick quiz to assess your writing chops.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Contributing researched articles to the blog
  • Writing social media scripts, marketing materials, proposals and reports
  • Working on a variety of campaigns
  • Writing copy for landing pages, drip emails and customer support

Applicants for this position must also have:

  • Availability to work 20 hours per week
  • Experience working remotely
  • Understanding of content marketing
  • The ability to adjust priorities as needed and be self-motivated
  • Proficiency with Google Drive, Docs and Sheets, WordPress and Asana

The job listing does not include any benefits.
Pay: The company says, “Compensation will be based on experience and consist of a flat monthly package rate with room to grow.”

Apply here for the Content Associate job At OfficeNinjas.

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Lisa McGreevy is a staff writer at The Penny Hoarder. She loves telling readers about new job opportunities so look her up on Twitter @lisah if you’ve got a tip to share.