Customer Service Representative (Remote/Seasonal)

Hot Topic HQ - City of Industry, California - Full-time


Love Customers? We do too. We’re expanding our Call Center and on the search for customer fanatics. As a Customer Service Representative (CSR), you’ll field a high volume of calls, emails and social media inquiries, resolving customer issues and provide amazing service to all inbound calling customers. This is a seasonal opportunity to support our busy time during the Holidays.


  • Monitor phone queue to ensure proper coverage is maintained at all times
  • Respond to emails, live chat and social media inquiries in a way that reflects our brand voice
  • Use product knowledge to suggest items to customers and properly inform them on product choice.
  • Provide feedback to management regarding current customer service processes and procedures; we’re always looking to get better! 
  • Patience – you’ll encounter customers that might need extra support and you will need to be consistent in how you provide help, including your tone and effort
  • Know our process, and  properly inform customers of order status, product availability, and manage customer expectations around it
  • Maintain all quality, productivity, reliability and sales performance standards
  • Assist with overflow calls from other concepts when needed


  • At least 1 year of experience working in a customer service or call center environment
  • Top notch written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid computer skills (Word/Excel/Outlook); you’ll have to be internet savvy as well
  • We get a lot of email and social media inquiries, so you’ll have to type pretty fast
  • Access to High Speed Internet
  • A quiet secure home work space and the ability to be available to accept customer contacts
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include early morning, evenings, weekends, and/or holidays, especially when we hit peak seasons
  • Bilingual (Spanish) is a PLUS!
  • Must be located outside of California