Global Response, a call center company in Margate, is hiring more than 700 workers.
Many of the jobs will be for the upcoming holiday season, but the company said it tends to hire permanent workers from the pool that works the temporary holiday period. In fact, 80 percent of the company’s management started as entry-level phone agents.
Spokeswoman Margie Plunkett said the company draws workers from throughout South Florida, including Palm Beach County, to serve as customer service representatives fielding calls for Global Response’s numerous clients.
These companies include Crate & Barrel home furnishings retailer; Anthropologie and Urban Outfitters women’s fashion retailers; and Rack Room Shoes. Global Response also represents many Fortune 500 companies.
Global Response has more than 1,500 employees companywide, but most are at the Margate facility.
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