Companies that are Hiring now..

Top Companies Hiring - May 16 - May 22

lead generation services teamWe know that your job search can get quite frustrating these days with more people trying to find a job and fewer employment opportunities available. The key is perseverance! It's really no different than the approach we take with our lead generation services. We just stay at it. The job hunt is the same way. Be persistent, and don't give up. In that spirit, enjoy the read on companies that are hiring.

To ease the burden, we've tracked down 10 top companies that are hiring---from sales jobs to finance jobs, full-time jobs to part-time jobs. We hope you find a job that's perfect for you. The range of jobs includes activities like R&D and lead generation services roles. Good luck job hunting!

Comcast is one of the nation's leading providers of cable TV, Internet and phone services. The company owns a majority stake in NBCUniversal, which operates the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks. The Comcast Corporation is also the parent company of Comcast-Spectator, which owns both the Philadelphia 76ers and Flyers.
The company recently announced the release of their Xfinity Signature Support service, which provides 24x7 technical support to a wide range of products that Comcast customers use to connect to their services.

As of late, the company's broadband business has been growing. Comcast signed up 418,000 broadband subscribers in the first quarter of 2011, outpacing competitors Time Warner, Verizon and AT&T. This increase in subscriber base was a major factor contributing to the company's first-quarter profits, which are up 32 percent from last year.

Employee review: "It's always nice to work for a leader in your industry, one who strives to keep their products relevant and cutting-edge. I had the latitude to be involved in a fairly wide variety of projects outside of my regular scope of work...."

Top Job Categories:
Sales Jobs (e.g., lead generation services)
Telecommunications Jobs
Management Jobs
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2. Cardinal Health
The company provides consulting and distribution services to various entities in the health care industry in order to improve their cost-effectiveness. Cardinal works primarily with hospitals, pharmacies, and ambulatory care sites. The company currently employs more than 30,000 worldwide.

Cardinal also manufactures medical and surgical products, and operates the nation's largest network of radio-pharmacies. These locations dispense products that aid in the treatment and diagnosis of disease. The company currently is ranked No. 17 on the Fortune 500.

Initially founded in 1971 as a food distributor, the company began branching into pharmaceutical distribution in 1979. By 1987 the company's pharmaceutical division had grown to twice the size of their food business.

The company recently partnered with the American Pharmacists Association in an initiative to encourage practicing pharmacists and pharmacy students to take an active role in preventing the abuse of prescription medication.

Employee Review: "PTO is great! Most everyone is great to work with. Benefits are above average. Morale is mostly good and the work is challenging."

Top Job Categories:
Health Care Jobs
Pharmaceutical Jobs
Management Jobs

3. Panera Bread Company
Established in 1981 and headquartered in St. Louis, Mo., the company operates 1,453 company-owned and franchise locations in 40 states and Ontario, Canada. The Zagat Guide named Panera Bread the most popular restaurant chain (in the chains-with-fewer-than-5,000-locations division).

The Florida-based franchisee, Covelli Family LP, recently announced plans to open 25 new stores, 19 of which will be in the Orlando area. The company plans to open a new store every two months using a $25-million line of credit from PNC Financial Services.

The company has been quite innovative lately in its social outreach and charitable programs. Taking a page from nonprofit initiatives like Karma Kitchen, the company has opened their third Panera Cares restaurant in Chicago. These locations allow customers to donate an amount of their choosing in exchange for meals.
Employee Review: "The company offered a thorough training program, which was great for those with little experience. An excellent place to start, for diligent and hard working employees."

Top Job Categories:
Restaurant/Food Service Jobs
Management Jobs
Accounting Jobs

4. Schneider National, Inc.
Schneider is a leading provider of truckload and logistical services. The company got its start in 1935 when A.J. "Al" Schneider sold the family car in order to purchase his first truck. Three years later he purchased Bought Bins Transfer & Storage Inc., and changed the company's name to Schneider Transport and Storage.

Schneider National serves more than two-thirds of all Fortune 500 companies. The company provides services such as transportation management, supply chain management and warehousing.
Based in Green Bay, Wis., Schneider National has been providing transportation and logistical services for over 75 years. The company currently operates in more than 28 countries around the world.Schneider has 12,300 trucks on the road, and over 18,000 associates worldwide.

Additionally, they boast an impressive 10 million square feet of warehouse space worldwide!
Employee Review: "Very well respected company in the industry. You will have lots of opportunities to get additional training and support, as materials are made readily available."

Top Job Categories:
Skilled Labor/Trades Jobs
Transportation Jobs
Distribution/Shipping Jobs

5. Avis
Avis Budget Group, headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., is a leading vehicle renter in North America, Australia, New Zealand and the other regions that the company serves. The company's fleet has more than 350,000 vehicles and ABG completed more than 23 million rental transactions in 2009.
Among the company's efforts to streamline the car rental process is their iPhone app, which allows customers to make, change or check reservations on-the-go. The company is also keen on using surveys to solicit feedback. Such surveys led them to be the first company in the industry to offer a completely smoke-free fleet.

The U.K. branch of the company is sponsoring adventurer James Ketchell in his quest to climb Mount Everest for charity. Ketchell, who suffered a near-fatal motorcycle accident in 2007 and was not expected to fully recover, successfully rowed across the Atlantic in 2010. The latest reports indicate that Ketchell could summit any day now, weather conditions permitting.

Employee Review: "You do get good health benefits and a company car. Airports are the best places to work in this company...."

Top Job Categories:
Customer Service Jobs
Retail Jobs
Sales Jobs (did we mention they're hiring in their lead generation services department?)

6. McKesson
The company supplies over 40,000 pharmacy locations, including those at Walmart stores, the Department of Veteran Affairs' clinics and hospitals, as well as community pharmacies and hospitals. The company also provides technological solutions to decrease paper usage, through the use of online patient medical records and online pharmacy prescriptions.

McKesson originally was founded in 1883 by John McKesson and Charles Olcott in New York City.

The company's original purpose was the importation and wholesale distribution of drugs and other therapeutic chemicals. McKesson began a period of rapid growth with the development of the American shipping industry. The company was able to provide the drugs used in the on-board medical cabinets of many of these ships.
McKesson was recently named "The World's Most Admired" company in the healthcare wholesaler industry, according to a study conducted by Fortune and the Hay Group. This is the second consecutive year that the company has won the award.

Employee Review: "The culture of McKesson is very pleasant; it's a friendly and relatively uncompetitive place to work. The company is impeccably managed from a financial standpoint for stability and constant, but long-term growth...."

Top Job Categories:
Information Technology Jobs
Health Care Jobs
Management Jobs

7. Stryker
The Stryker Corp. was founded by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Homer Stryker in 1941. The inspiration for the company came to Stryker during his years working at his Kalamazoo, Mich., practice, where he made the observation that many of the medical products widely in use at that time were not adequately serving his patients' needs.

Today the company's 15,000 employees develop products and services that serve customers in 120 countries worldwide. Some of the company's products include devices for endoscopy, surgical navigation software, artificial joints and surgical instruments.

The company was listed on Forbes magazine's 2011 list of "100 Best Companies to Work For." The company came in 68th overall and ninth in the field of telecommuting. The listings are largely based on the Great Place to Work Institute's Trust Index Survey, which allows employees to rank their companies on the basis of credibility, job satisfaction and camaraderie.

Employee Review: "Great gadgets and technology to do design work on, it's very rewarding to build and improve surgical products that are used to improve people's lives. Stryker is a very honest company to work for and they take care of their employees very well, even in times of recession...."*

Top Job Categories:
Quality Control Jobs
Science Jobs
Engineering Jobs

8. Concentra
This Addison, Texas, provider of outpatient heath care was purchased for $790 million last year by insurance-giant Humana. Concentra currently operates approximately 300 medical centersin 40 states.

Additionally, the company runs 250 workplace health centers that provide health screenings, as well as athletic training, vaccinations, and medical advisory services. In February the company acquired two more hospitals in New Jersey, bringing their total presence in the state to 13 locations.

Concentra has announced publicly their commitment to improving their customer service and overall patient experience. As President Ted Bucknam has said, "We wanted to change the health care experience to one where patients were more confident and engaged in their own health and treatment, instead of anxious and apprehensive about the level and cost of care, and the experience they might have."

Employee Review: "Concentra is constantly trying to improve its position in the marketplace. Pursuing this type of flexibility provides plenty of challenges. If that's your thing, you'll find plenty of people around you that make the challenge fulfilling."

Top Job Categories:
Health Care Jobs
Management Jobs
Nursing Jobs

9. Ernst & Young
Headquartered in London, England, Ernst & Young is one of the so-called Big Four accounting firms. The company's activities consist mainly of doing financial audit work for other corporations.

Additionally, the company is actively involved in areas such as actuarial consulting, as well as due diligence research for mergers and acquisitions.
Most of the major U.S. accounting firms have been in a hiring frenzy as of late. Ernst and Young is no exception: The company recently announced that it is looking to hire 7,000 employees from college campuses (2,500 of whom will be interns) and an additional 6,000 experienced workers.

The company currently is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its Entrepreneur of the Year program. Regional winners for 2011 will be crowned next month, with the national title to be awarded in November.

Employee Review: "Excellent brand, great client base, excellent opportunity to work globally. Focus on people is strong, given the nature of consulting."

Top Job Categories:
Finance Jobs
Management Jobs
Accounting Jobs

10. Aflac
The company was founded in 1955 by brothers John, Paul and Bill Amos. In 1964 the company pioneered the concept of "cluster-selling" insurance, in which sales agents would go to corporate offices to give groups of workers insurance presentations, as opposed to presenting each person individually.

In 1990 Daniel Amos was named CEO of the company, and in 2000 he made history when he introduced the world to the Aflac Duck. The world-famous fowl now has his own place on the Madison Avenue Walk of Fame and is a universally recognized icon of American popular culture.
As many know, the company lost its long-time spokesperson when they fired the voice of their duck, Gilbert Gottfried, for jokes he made about the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. The company decided to turn the loss into an opportunity, by holding an open online casting via YouTube video auditions. After considering hundreds of applicants, Aflac has decided to hire Dan McKeague, a 36-year-old father of three from Hugo, Wis.

Employee Review: "Great product that provides piece of mind. This is an easy sell if you point out why there is such a need for it. Nice incentives, but the bar is set high."

Top Job Categories:
Sales Jobs
Insurance Jobs
Marketing Jobs

Hope this Helps in your search. And if you're interested in sales, we invite you to apply for a role in lead generation services department.

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