Top 10 Companies Hiring Part-Time Workers
While the economy has struggled and full-time positions have become harder to find, employers have been busy hiring part-time workers. Whether you're looking for the flexibility of a part-time schedule or just to bring in extra money, there are thousands of part-time jobs available now. Here are the 10 companies with the most part-time positions posted this week on CareerBuilder (an AOL Jobs sponsor):
1. NAPA: 7,046 part-time openings.
The automotive parts retailer has over 6,000 stores and 14,000 affiliated repair centers across the United States. Based in Atlanta, Ga., it has an inventory of over 400,000 parts and equipment used for the car repair, collision, heavy-duty truck and industrial markets. The company is a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company.
Employee Review: "Company provides good benefits, offers decent incentives/bonuses and you can learn quite a bit if you're here long enough."*
Find a part-time job now at NAPA.
2. Valvoline Instant Oil Change: 3,754 part-time openings.
Formerly EZ Lube, the vehicle maintanence company offers oil changes, antifreeze changes, differential fluid changes, batteries, belts, fuel system cleaning service, lights, wipers and transmission fluid changes. Valvoline is owned and operated by Covington, Ky.-based Ashland, Inc., a manufacturing and chemical distribution company.
Employee Review: "I love working upstairs or with a customer! Hour long breaks are a benefit to a long day. Manager brings things to a personal level."*
Find a part-time job now with Valvoline Instant Oil Change.
3. AT&T: 3,265 part-time openings.
Wireless giant AT&T continues to hire in large volumes, as many customers upgrade their smartphones and purchase tablets that require LTE data plans. It recently announced that it will be adding more wireless subscribers than expected.
Employee Review: "Cutting edge technology, great opportunities for advancement, union representation for non-management."*
Find a part-time job now at AT&T.
4. Chipotle: 1,445 part-time openings.
Chipotle is known for its use of organic meats throughout its more than 1,500 restaurants, which are located in 45 states. Since having been founded in 1993, the chain has since exploded and now counts some 37,000 employees. It is a pioneer in the "fast casual" dining movement. And its early success led to the McDonald's corporation buying Chipotle in 1998.
Employee Review: "The people I work with are awesome and the food is good. It pays my bills and makes me laugh. The schedule is super flexible but It's a lot of work. If you're looking for something easy and laid back, keep looking."*
Find a part-time job now at Chipotle.
5. Macy's: 1,379 part-time openings.
The iconic department store is going strong after over 150 years of business, selling mid-price to high-end brands at some 800 locations across the country. Its headquarters are in Cincinnati, Ohio, but its flagship store is in the heart of Manhattan, N.Y.
Employee Review: "The management is competent. Employees are given a good discount and still able to use coupons. You can pick up more hours online when they become available."*
Find a part-time job now at Macy's.
6. Chryler - Mopar: 1,080 part-time openings.
Mopar is a division of Chrysler, to which it exclusively supplies auto parts and equipment. 'Mopar' refers to the term "motor parts" and has been embraced by car enthusiasts as a reference to its parent company.
Employee Review: "Exposure to several cutting edge manufacturing practices, ability to work closely with senior management, salary and benefits are very good, good training options supplied by company."*
Find a part-time job now at Chrysler - Mopar.
7. Tires Plus: 1,075 part-time openings.
Based out of Davenport, Iowa, Tires Plus has more than 500 stores in 23 states. Tires Plus offers products for the whole gamut of automobiles, from compacts cars to SUV's. Along with Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus is owned by Bridgestone Retail Operations. And in sum, Bridgestone is the world's largest chain of company-owned auto care centers.
Employee Review: "The pay is decent and you get good benefits. The atmosphere is friendly. But poor management can often affect morale and lead to poor enthusiasm to do work. The hours are inconsistent and the expect you to bend over for them without question."*
Find a part-time job now at Tires Plus.
8. Bayada Home Health Care: 1,036 part-time openings.
Bayada provides nursing, hospice and other kinds of health care to people of all ages. The health care company serves 25 states and is headquartered in Moorestown, NJ.
Employee Review: "I love that Bayada allows me to focus on the positive things in life. This is a career where I am encouraged and rewarded to give the best one on one care that I can provide. Nursing is more than a profession, it's a calling and at Bayada I can be the nurse and give the care I always dreamed."*
Find a part-time job now at Bayada Home Health Care.
9. Vector Marketing: 926 part-time openings.
Vector Marketing of Olean, N.Y., is the domestic sales arm of the cutlery company, Cutco, which sells knives and other implements nationwide. Vector offers part-time, full-time and temporary sales jobes, including summer work, and says that experience in sales isn't required.
Employee Review: "The pay, flexibility, environment were all outstanding."*
Find a part-time job now with Vector Marketing.
10. Firestone Complete Autocare: 867 part-time openings.
Firestone Complete Auto Care is a car maintenance chain that's part of one of the oldest American tire companies. There are more than 1,600 locations nationwide that, along with selling and servicing tires, also do repairs and other kinds of work on cars.
Employee Review: "Higher than average compensation for retail, good camaraderie with co workers. Nice working for large company that you know will be there tomorrow. "*
Find a part-time job now at Firestone Complete Autocare.
*All employee reviews sourced from Glassdoor, a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies.
Note: All openings are on CareerBuilder, an AOL Jobs sponsor.