Some restaurants have had to take the unfortunate but necessary step of closing or letting staff go during this unprecedented period, and are looking to provide some level of guidance on other potential interim job opportunities. As we are made aware of these opportunities, we will share them here. In addition, please check our Job Board for specific opportunities in Pennsylvania.
In addition, the National Labor Exchange recently launched a new resource called Need a Job Now to support displaced workers during coronavirus pandemic. Jobs listed on the exchange are from verified employers of all industries looking to fill positions now, which helps Americans get back to work and gain meaningful employment during these uncertain times.
7-Eleven announced in a March 20 press release that it would add 20,000 jobs to meet increased demand due to the coronavirus outbreak. SEARCH JOBS
ACME, a division of Albertsons Companies, is hiring in its pharmacy, distribution centers, retail, supply chain, and corporate divisions. SEARCH OPENINGS
Aldi is currently hiring in "all stores and warehouses," according to its website. SEARCH PENNSYLVANIA JOBS
Amazon is currently hiring for 100,000 warehouse and delivery positions to accommodate the uptick in e-commerce orders during the coronavirus outbreak. According to the website, applicants can start within seven days and do not need previous experience. SEARCH JOBS
C & S Wholesale Grocers Inc.
C & S Wholesale Grocers in the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. C & S is hiring for various positions in Pennsylvania. SEARCH PENNSYLVANIA JOBS
Costco says on its website that it is currently hiring for a wide variety of jobs across the US. SEARCH JOBS
CVS plans to immediately hire 50,000 "full-time, part-time, full-time, part-time and temporary roles across the country," according to a March 23 press release. VIEW PENNSYLVANIA POSITIONS
Dollar General is hiring for a "number of full and part-time positions" in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. SEARCH JOBS
Dollar Tree/Family Dollar
Dollar Tree announced on March 20 that it would hire 25,000 employees at its Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores and distribution centers around the country. DOLLAR TREE JOBS FAMILY DOLLAR JOBS
In a press release on March 19, Domino's announced that it would be hiring for several immediate positions including "delivery experts, pizza makers, customer service representatives, managers and assistant managers." SEARCH JOBS
Giant Food Stores is hiring numerous store, corporate, and distribution center positions. SEARCH OPPORTUNITIES
Giant Eagle is looking to temporarily fill Community Partner positions at their grocery stores, given the temporary pause in our industries. These temporary cleaning and sanitation positions offer a great deal of flexibility and allow applicants a choice of location, days and shifts.
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Instacart announced on March 23 that it would hire 300,000 full-service shoppers in the next three months to manage increased demand. The company said hiring will be prioritized in states currently experiencing the highest demand, including California, New York, Texas, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Virginia, New Jersey, Georgia, and Ohio. APPLY
Papa John's announced on March 23 that it would hire 20,000 new team members "immediately," according to a press release shared on its website. SEARCH JOBS
PepsiCo announced in a press release on March 20 that it plans to hire 6,000 "new, full-time, full-benefit frontline employees across the U.S. in the coming months." VIEW POSITIONS IN PENNSYLVANIA
ShopRite has numerous openings at their 29 stores across Pennsylvania. VIEW OPPORTUNITIES
Sunrise Senior Living
Sunrise is a senior living organization with over 250+ communities in North America (U.S. and Canada), including 14 communities in Pennsylvania. While circumstances are constantly evolving and ever-changing during this time, we’re still looking to hire top-talent in housekeeping, dining (servers and cooks), facilities management, caregivers, concierge, mid-level management and sales. VIEW OPEN POSITIONS
Walgreens is hiring for 9,500 positions in its US stores to accommodate "significant demands on stores and pharmacies during this time," according to a March 19 message on its website. Walgreens is especially looking for customer service associates, pharmacy technicians, and shift leads. VIEW POSITIONS IN PENNSYLVANIA
Walmart is hiring 150,000 new associates through the end of May to work in stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers. These roles will be temporary at first, but many will convert to permanent roles over time. Walmart is also implementing a new process to dramatically expedite hiring for key roles, such as cashiers and stockers. What is usually a two-week application cycle will be reduced to a 24-hour process. EXPEDITED HIRING
Wawa is hiring approximately 1,000 positions for all shifts. All associates receive a temporary wage increase during COVID response time. VIEW POSITIONS
Wegmans continues to hire for positions throughout all its markets and is working to onboard new employees as soon as possible. VIEW PENNSYLVANIA OPENINGS
Weis has more than 200 openings at its Pennsylvania stores. VIEW OPENINGS