Amazon is currently trying to fill hundreds of work-from-home jobs, but you have to know where to look to avoid the scams.
Amazon.jobs is the retailer’s official employment website. When you click on “Remote career opportunities,” you’ll see a list of the latest virtual jobs that are available right now.
For example, there were 317 jobs open when we checked on November 7, 2018.
Amazon work-from-home jobs: What you need to know before you apply
Amazon’s remote customer service associate position is an extremely popular job opportunity. It shows up on Amazon.jobs in early September before the start of the holidays, including the Black Friday shopping season.
The job previously paid around $12 an hour, but the company has increased its minimum wage to $15 an hour.
In addition to the customer service role, Amazon’s website lists full-time and part-time positions in job categories like sales, marketing, operations, HR, product management and software development.
If you want to work from home with Amazon, go to Amazon.jobs to review the open positions and apply today.
There’s a reason we’ve mentioned Amazon.jobs so many times in this article. That’s because scammers have been using Amazon’s name to target people who are interested in work-from-home jobs.
If anyone calls you and directs you to a different website to apply for a remote job with Amazon, hang up the phone. It’s a scam!
Fake Amazon jobs site
Real Amazon jobs site
Team Clark has checked out a number of the websites that job seekers are being sent to. They promise that you can make $500 a day, set your own hours and no experience is required.
Does that sound too good to be true? It is! Here are the websites to avoid:
To learn more about legitimate work-from-home jobs with Amazon, the place to go is Amazon.jobs. Do not click on the links for any other site that promises you a job with the retail giant.