A job search can get quite frustrating these days, with so many people competing for too few openings. To ease the burden, AOL Jobs tracked down the 10 top companies that are hiring this week. From sales jobs to finance positions, full-time to part-time, these employers have a plethora of openings they're looking to fill.
Good luck job hunting!
1. Tires Plus: 9,236 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 SUVs. 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 job now with Tires Plus.
2. IBM: 5,363 openings
IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. In 2012, Fortune ranked IBM the second-largest U.S. firm in terms of number of employees (435,000 worldwide, approximately 100,000 in the U.S.).
Employee Review: "Great benefits package and comparable salaries. Ability to work from home is widely accepted. Can really grow your career and expertise of you so desire."*
Find a job now with IBM.
3. Macy's: 3,977 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 job now with Macy's.
4. Sovereign Lending Group: 3,786 openings
Sovereign Lending Group offers mortgage services that include home purchases, home refinance, second mortgages and home equity loans.
Employee Review: "I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company."*
Find a job now with Sovereign Lending Group.
5. ResCare: 3,373 openings
ResCare is the nation's largest disabilities services and senior care provider. Employing over 46,000 people, the Louisville, Ky.-based human services company education, vocational training and job placement for people of all ages.
Employee Review: "Loved my co-workers in the nursing department, loved taking care of the residents and getting to know them as individuals."*
Find a job now with ResCare.
6. AT&T: 3,361 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 job now with AT&T.
7. Chipotle: 2,937 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.
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 job now with Chipotle.
8. Firestone Complete Auto Care: 3,256 openings
Firestone Complete Auto Care is a car maintenance chain that was spun off from one of the oldest American tire companies. There are more than 1,600 locations nationwide, many of which are open late and on weekends and -- along with selling and servicing its name-brand tires -- where its mechanics 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 job now with Firestone Complete Auto Care.
9. Verizon Wireless: 3,166 openings
Verizon Wireless operates the largest mobile network in the United States. The Basking Ridge, New Jersey-based company is a subsidiary of Verizon Communications and Vodafone, although Verizon announced in September that it agreed to buy Vodafone's 45 percent stake in the company for $130 billion. Expected to close in the first quarter of 2014, it is the third largest announced deal in the world, Reuters reported.
Employee Review: "The company has top drawer benefits for all employees and on the peer level, employees are united and very close knit, like family."*
Find a job now with Verizon Wireless.
10. Valvoline Instant Oil Change: 2,749 openings
Formerly EZ Lube, the vehicle maintenance company offers oil, antifreeze and differential fluid changes, fuel system cleaning and a number of other auto care services. 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 job now with Valvoline Instant Oil Change.
*All employee reviews sourced from Glassdoor, a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies. Reviews may have been edited for clarity.
Note: All openings are on CareerBuilder, an AOL Jobs sponsor.