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Work at Home Call Center Jobs in Rhode Island

Want to find a home-based call center job in RI? Look here!

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While it seems like a work at home call center job could be done from anywhere in the U.S., unfortunately that is not necessarily the case. Very few work at home call center companies hire in all 50 states. Some states have a lot, while others (like Alaska and Hawaii) have few virtual call center companies. This list is by no means definitive, but these call center companies hire for work at home jobs in Rhode Island:
  • Apple At-Home Advisors
    Position type: Employee
    Costs: Possible equipment costs; though Apple provides a computer and phone.
    Apple At-Home is a work-at-home call center program from Apple that hires both college students and non-students for full- and part-time positions. It is part of the company's AppleCare support department. Use the keyword "home" in the company’s job database. Recruits from Providence.

  • LiveOps
    Position type: Independent contractor
    Costs: $50 (or sometimes more) for background check; possible equipment costs; home offices for call center jobs.
    Company hires agents, including licensed insurance agents, for a variety of call center jobs for its clients including outbound sales, bilingual customer service (Spanish and French) and financial services. Agents are paid at a rate that is based on minutes of talk time plus sales incentives in some cases. Agents must become "certified" to work for individual clients. This certification is not paid.

  • NEW Corp
    Position type: Employee
    Costs: No fee; possible equipment costs; home offices for call center jobs.
    Duration, hours: 20-40 hour/week, weekend and evenings required
    Geographic restrictions: New hires who live within 50 miles of a brick-and-mortar training site must train there; others can train virtually.
    Extended warranty company pays home-based customer care reps $9-10 per hour to take in-bound calls. It hires both work-at-home and office-based call center agents to troubleshoot and provide customer service for its clients. The company's clients include Best Buy, Lowe's DirecTV, Walmart, GameStop, AT&T and Gateway. Hires agents bilingual in Spanish/English also. More Bilingual Call Center Jobs

  • Ver-A-Fast
    Position type: Independent contractor
    Costs: No fee; possible equipment costs; home offices for call center jobs.
    Work at home call center agents use a predictive dialer system to make verification calls for company's clients, which are primarily from the newspaper industry.

There may be more companies on this list of call center companies that hire agents from Rhode Island. Know of another home call center company operating in Rhode Island? Email me at workathomemoms@aboutguide.com. Or if you've worked at any of these or another home call center company, write a review.

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