Remote Customer Support Representative Part Time

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Nationwide

Compensation: Hourly

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Jan 07, 2020

This job expires in 14 days

Job Category: Customer Service

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Part Time

Employment Status: Independent Contractor

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Additional Information: 100% Virtual Company

Job Summary

Virtual Vocations is a 100% virtual company that helps job seekers find telecommute positions. We are looking to contract for a part-time client service-oriented customer support representative. The contractor will provide the following services:

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

-Responsible for handling all customer-facing inquiries via inbound calls, chats, emails

-Assist customers with their employment search, account and service questions, career services, concerns and inquiries

-Troubleshoot and resolve customer service issues quickly, in a fast-paced environment

-Work with other departments to resolve issues and concerns

-User testing and analysis

-Administrative and customer support for the Career Services department

Key Competencies:

- 2 years' customer service experience

- 1 year of call center experience

- Ability to multitask between multiple chats and phone conversations simultaneously

- Must have strong customer service skills and a professional and pleasant phone demeanor

- Effective communication skills through phone, email and chat with the ability to speak/type clearly and accurately, and use proper grammar

- Ability to receive and make calls from home (All calls will be forwarded through online service and calls made to customers

will go through service as well to keep your phone number anonymous)

- Technical experience with online customer support software and communication tools such as Slack, Grasshopper, Chat, etc.

- Excellent attendance and reliability

Education and Experience:

- Experience in recruiting, staffing, employment industries preferred

- Experience in resume techniques and writing a plus

- Some college preferred

This position requires the individual to have the following home officesetup:

Quiet work environment

Computer and High-speed internet

Landline or cell phone with excellent connection

Personal Gmail address

Ability to train via video

Required hours:

1pm to 5pm CST Monday

1pm to 5pm CST Tuesday

1pm to 5pm CST Wednesday

1pm to 5pm CST Thursday

9am to 1 pm CST Friday


Contractor will bill company on a monthly basis at the rate of $13.25  per hour for services provided.

To Apply:

Please email your resume and cover letter detailing your related experience to  Subject line: Remote Customer Support Representative Part-Time

Include the following information in your cover letter.Applicants that do not include this information will not be considered.

1. Explain how you meet the requirements of the position.

2. Tell us about your best customer service experience. What was the experience and how did it exemplify great customer service?    

3. What do you find most helpful about your Virtual Vocations membership?  Least helpful?