Who is hiring in the Pittsburgh-area during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Companies still hiring in the Pittsburgh-area during the COVID-19 pandemic

PITTSBURGH — So many people have been out of work during this coronavirus crisis, but if you are struggling financially and want to work, there are places in the Pittsburgh area that need you where you can find a job.

Pennsylvania Hiring Portal

Pennsylvania has launched a COVID-19 job hiring portal for people looking for work. People seeking employment can visit www.PAcareerlink.pa.gov and select the green “PA COVID-19 Jobs – Hiring Immediately” job portal banner to see active job openings. Selecting the “Apply Now” button for a listed position will redirect individuals to the employer’s website or email where they can apply directly with the employer and speed up the hiring process.

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Virtual Job Fair

More than 40 companies from Allegheny, Beaver and Butler counties will be looking to create opportunities for both residents and local business owners.

The event on Thursday, May 21 runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will feature several job-specific portions like:

  • 9-10 a.m. - Healthcare
  • 10-11 a.m. - Education, Non-Profit, Childcare, Training
  • 11 a.m. to noon - Finance/Banking, Tech/IT, Legal, Marketing & Sales
  • Noon to 1 p.m. - Retail/Food, Tourism & Hospitality
  • 1-2 p.m. - Manufacturing, Construction

You can register HERE.


Aldi is hiring several full-time and part-time positions in the Pittsburgh area including cashiers and stockers. Click here to apply.


The company announced it’s looking to hire 100,000 workers because of high delivery demand Hundreds of those jobs are available right here in Pittsburgh at Amazon’s warehouses. Click here for more information on how to apply.

CVS Health

There are 22 pages of open jobs with CVS in the Pittsburgh area currently. Want to apply? Click here to check out their job listings.

Dollar General

The company announced that they are looking to hire 50,000 people, including in our area, by the end f April to deal with the increased number of shoppers. Click here to find a job opening near you.

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.


300 million users have made Duolingo the world’s most downloaded education app. It’s completely free and the company is hiring in the Pittsburgh area. Click here to find their open positions.


Pittsburgh is home to a crucial part of the Facebook Reality Labs team. There are 16 open spots here at the Pittsburgh office. Check out the jobs here at this link.


There are jobs at the office in Pittsburgh and open positions at the Pittsburgh International Airport. Click here to see open jobs in the area.

Giant Eagle

The grocery store chain is looking to fill positions at its stores, warehouses and as truck drivers in temporary positions. It hopes to hire at least 1,000 more employees in Pittsburgh in a wide variety of positions -- at supermarket locations and beyond.

As an incentive for employees, the company is providing bonuses to workers based on their position and hours worked. Click here for visit their website.

Liberty Mutual

A global leader in property and casualty insurance, there are open jobs in Cranberry and Pittsburgh. Click here to apply.


Lowe’s said it’s hiring for critical roles across their stores, including immediate part-time, full-time, and short-term positions. Click here to search for positions in our area.


This company’s offices in the Pittsburgh area focus on producing critical care products to treat patients, including sleep and respiratory care businesses. Click here to check out open positions

Papa John’s

Papa John’s is looking to hire 20,000 new team members immediately across the nation. You can visit their website or text JOBS to 47272.


The food, snack and drink company is looking to fill thousands of spots nationwide. Here in Pittsburgh, there are a number of open positions. Visit their website to apply.


With a number of different services such as life insurance, investment management and annuities, Prudential helps many people make financial sense of things. Here are their open positions in Pittsburgh.

Rite Aid

Rite Aid is hiring full-time and part-time associates. To apply, visit their website.

Target, according to KTVT, has 9,000 job openings across the country. To apply, click here.


Siemens is the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe. From technology to engineering, from field work to office positions, there are open jobs at the Pittsburgh office. Visit their website to apply here.


The company known for it’s red and white logo has 42 open positions in the greater Pittsburgh area. Here are their open positions.


Walgreens is looking to fill roughly 9,500 existing full- and part-time roles in stores across the U.S., primarily in these positions for Customer service associates, pharmacy technicians and shift leads. Click here to search for a position.


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 careers.walmart.com.

Mortgage Connect

Mortgage Connect, a company based in Moon, is hiring in the Pittsburgh area. Click here to visit the company website.