These are the companies hiring during the COVID-19 outbreak

Channel 2's Tyisha Fernandes went all over the Atlanta metro to see what companies are looking for help.

ATLANTA — Even though a lot of small businesses have been forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak, there are plenty of businesses that are operational and still hoping to hire. Here’s a list of companies hiring in metro Atlanta. Check back often, we’ll be adding to it as we get more.


Aldi is hiring in all stores and warehouses. Click here to apply.

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All Turf:

The Atlanta-based lawn care company is hiring lawn technicians and sales associates. You can apply HERE.


Amazon said Monday that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online.

The online retailer said it will also temporarily raise pay by $2 an hour through the end of April for hourly employees. That includes workers at its warehouses, delivery centers and Whole Foods grocery stores, all of whom make at least $15 an hour. Employees in the United Kingdom and other European countries will get a similar raise.

Americold Realty Trust:

Grocery store employees have found themselves on the frontlines of this pandemic, but there are more people working hard behind the scenes for companies like Americold Realty Trust to make sure grocery stores and other food retailers remain stocked with essential items.

Americold is an Atlanta-based company and the largest publicly-traded cold storage operator in the world. The company employs approximately 1,200 people in the greater Atlanta and North Georgia area, and is currently hiring for positions in its warehouses across the country and Atlanta headquarters.

Atlanta Gas Light:

Atlanta Gas Light is hiring 200 new employees. Candidates can create a profile in the system, and as new jobs are posted, it will automatically alert them of these opportunities.

Axion Staffing Group:

Axiom Staffing Group has many branches in GA currently hiring temporary associates. For more information or to apply, visit their website.

Dollar General:

For any individual whose job has been temporarily impacted by the effect of COVID-19, we currently have a number of full and part time positions available across our stores, distribution centers and private fleet network. We welcome anyone interested in furthering our mission of serving others to find available opportunities and apply online by clicking here.

Dollar Tree:

Dollar Tree said it would hire 25,000 people nationwide at Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores. You can search here for Dollar Tree openings or here for Family Dollar positions.


Dominos said it is hiring delivery experts, pizza makers, customer service representatives, managers and assistant managers. Click here to apply


Both short and long-term positions are available along with various hours and shifts. Jobs are open immediately. You can apply at


“As of Monday, we were hoping to maintain current store hours. However, this temporary adjustment is necessary to allow our store teams time to train new associates, while focusing on additional cleaning as well as stocking our fresh, affordable food and essentials,” said Felix Turner, manager of corporate affairs for Kroger’s Atlanta Division.

The company also said it is escalation hiring more people for its stores. You can check out any open positions at

Mark Spain Real Estate:

Mark Spain Real Estate is hiring agents across all of its offices. Details can be found here.

Papa John’s:

Pizza chain Papa John’s is now hiring 20,000 workers as soon as possible. Some hiring may be done the same day as the application.

The company said when announcing the hiring blitz, “For anyone looking for immediate ways to earn an income, we’re making it quick and simple to apply, interview and be hired at Papa John’s. We want to add talented team members to our Papa John’s family across the country to deliver food safely to our customers’ doorsteps. We are in the unique position -- as a restaurant that specializes in delivery and carryout -- to help our communities through this crisis.”

If you’re interested in applying, click here or text JOBS to 47272


PepsiCo Beverages North America South Division is looking to hire temporary staff immediately.

“During this unprecedented time, the demand for consumer goods is at an all-time high throughout local communities. PepsiCo’s dedicated team members on the front line have been tirelessly working to support their community members in need with increased shipping, deliveries, shelf stocking and more.”

If you’re interested in applying, CLICK HERE.

Piedmont Healthcare:

Piedmont Healthcare is looking for nurses, including retired nurses, and respiratory therapists to join their team. For more information, click here.


PruittHealth is hiring for several positions for their skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, therapy services, hospice offices, corporate office and more. For more details visit,


Publix said it will hire thousands of associates by the end of March to fill positions in stores and distribution centers.

Positions are available in all seven states Publix operates in — Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia — and its nine distribution centers in Boynton Beach, Deerfield Beach. Jacksonville, Lakeland, Miami, Orlando, Sarasota, Lawrenceville, Georgia, and McCalla, Alabama.

To apply fill out an application at

Qualified Staffing:

Qualified Staffing is filling warehouse jobs including forklift, pickers and packers, dock workers and manufacturing jobs including MIG welders and general labor. Positions are available in Rome, Cartersville, Kennesaw, Marietta, and Atlanta.

More information can be found at

Rite Aid:

Rite Aid is hiring full-time and part-time associates. They have 18 locations in Georgia. To apply, visit their website.


Sprouts is looking to fill more than 110 roles across stores. Positions range from hourly part-time roles to core management roles. All interested candidates may apply either online at or by texting the word “careers” to 480-800-8056. We are not encouraging walk-in applications at this time.

Team Roofing:

Atlanta roofing specialists Team Roofing are hiring sales reps and office staff. For more information, contact them here.


As we deal with significant demands on our stores and pharmacies during this time, we’re looking to fill roughly 9,500 existing full- and part-time roles in stores across the U.S., primarily in these positions:•Customer service associates (CSAs)•Pharmacy technicians•Shift leads

Candidates can visit to search for openings in their area, with positions being added regularly based on local store and pharmacy needs. In addition, as Walgreens continues to assess its needs related to the coronavirus situation, it will look to begin filling additional temporary CSA positions starting next week to help bolster in-store staffing. Some of these temporary positions might potentially lead to full-time job placement.


Walmart says it wants to hire 150,000 associates and fill full and part-time positions by the end of May. Jobs are available in stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers. They will be temporary at first but could lead to permanent spots.

If you are interested in applying visit

Walmart looking to hire 150,000 workers, give bonuses amid coronavirus pandemic