Monday, July 8, 2013

Part-Time Jobs with Benefits

According to Bureau of Labor Statistics unemployment figures for Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Santa Ana show a decrease in unemployment of 10% in May 2012 to 8.3% in May 2013.  That's good news.

However, many are still struggling with finding work with benefits.  Did you know there are companies offering benefits for part-time work?  Here is a list of some popular companies with links provided for more benefits information:

Costco
Part-time employees who average 20 hours per week are eligible for the 
health benefit plan, as well as a basic dental care plan after 180 days of employment. Costco Link

REI
This outdoor gear retailer provides benefits for employees who work less than 20 hours a week.  REI Link 

Kaplan
This educational company offers part-timers limited medical, dental, paid
time off, and commuter benefits.  Kaplan Link 

Aerotek
This national temp agency offers medical benefits to its contracted workers who put in at least 20 hours per week.  Medical benefits include dental and vision coverage, and spouses and dependent children eligible for the insurance.  Aerotek Link

Starbucks
Employees need to work 240 hours quarterly (just about 20 hours per week) to be eligible for medical, dental, life and disability insurance. Starbucks Link 

U-Haul 
This moving and storage company offers several benefits to 
part-timers,including a limited-care medical plan, dental insurance, 
travel insurance, U-Haul discounts, and a 401(k).  U-Haul Link


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1 comment:

james scot said...

This was very interesting to read. you have elaborated it very well. Work from Home is not easy to handle You have to balance every aspect.