June 1 - June 8
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. Petco Jobs: 10,897 openings.
Petco isn't just where the pets go; it's also a place for many new hires. The pet supplies store continues to expand and is the perfect place for lovers of our furry, feathered and scaly friends.
Employee Review: "I met some great people and work with even more amazing people. The management was fantastic. I was paid fairly and had reasonable hours. I also was able to work around my school schedule which helped me pay for tuition. Plus, who doesn't like getting to play with puppies every Saturday?"*
2. Pizza Hut Jobs: 6,163 openings.
Pizza Hut continues to expand, adding new locations nationwide. For those with a knack for customer-service-with-a-smile, these jobs could be for you. Work in the store, or behind the wheel as a delivery driver.
Employee Review: "Decent hours, fun working environment, challenging (but not too much), rewarding, quick training (I was cross-trained, so I could fill any role necessary)."*
3. UnitedHealth Group Jobs: 4,469 openings.
UnitedHealth Group currently provides health insurance services to more than 75 million people worldwide.
Employee Review: "Good, steady work. Great learning opportunities. Very little favoritism, you get ahead based on your own work. Work at home opportunities help on commuting costs. Great work-life balance, ample vacation time."*
4. Panda Restaurant Group Jobs: 2,936 openings.
Panda Restaurant Group is the parent company of Panda Inn, Hibachi-San and Panda Express, the largest Chinese fast-food chain in the United States.
Employee Review: "One of the best reasons that you might want to work at Panda Express is that they offer you an opportunity to grow within the company. You might start from an average position and work your way up, you get benefits and payment is good too."*
5. Firestone Complete Auto Care Jobs: 2,847 openings.
Firestone Complete Auto Care is a car maintenance company with over 1,600 locations nationwide. Whether you're mechanically inclined or would rather work on the retail side of things, they could have the job for you.
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. "*
6. Macy's Jobs: 2,785 openings.
Even though sales are down slightly, the retail giant continues to hire in large quantities nationwide.
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."*
7. Combined Insurance Jobs: 2,243 openings.
Combined Insurance is a global supplemental insurance provider that provides accident insurance, life insurance, critical care coverage and other services.
Employee Review: "A solid company with an honest and ethical core belief system. It is a fully commission job so if you are not working effectively then you are not getting paid."*
8. AT&T Jobs: 1,953 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.
Employee Review: "They provide great benefits and pay. I know they match quite a bit for 401(k) investment. It is a great job for someone interested in technology and learning about new technologies. Also, it is great to know that you are helping others out on a daily basis."*
9. Christus Health Jobs: 1,855 openings.
Christus Health is a Catholic nonprofit healthcare system that needs registered nurses.
Employee Review: "Love the staff. They're all "healing heroes" in my book."*
10. Citi Jobs: 1,496 openings.
Citi is the third largest bank in the United States, after JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America.
Employee Review: "It is a more laid-back atmosphere, and in most cases provides good work-life balance. Working from home remote is on a more widely accepted."*
*All employee reviews sourced from Glassdoor, a free jobs and career community that offers the world an inside look at jobs and companies.