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New grads: These 10 companies are hiring entry-level workers right now

Hey, class of 2018! Are you graduating college and don’t have a job lined up? Check out our list of top companies hiring recent college graduates right now.

New grads: These 10 companies are hiring entry-level workers right now

Companies Hiring College Graduates

Congrats, class of 2018! You did it. All of those years of balancing lecture halls and late-night cram sessions with Red Bull and so much pizza are behind you. You’re on your way to starting your career, but…you’re not quite there yet. Because if you’re like 74.3% of this year’s graduates polled by Monster, you still don’t have a job.

We get it; it can be hard to find your first job out of college, especially when you don’t even know if your resume is up to snuff. That’s why Monster is here to help. So, before you freak out about possibly moving back home to live on your parent’s couch, check out top jobs at companies hiring recent college graduates right now.

Using data provided by the TalentNeuron tool from insights and technology company CEB, we identified the top 25 companies with the most new job listings* over the past seven days on Monster looking to hire entry-level workers with a bachelor’s degree.

In the top spot this week is Brookdale Senior Living, followed by manufacturer Konecranes and software company Reynolds and Reynolds. At these companies, you’ll find openings for all kinds of entry-level positions, including health caretech, and sales jobs. Click through the full list of jobs available at the companies below to see if one would be a good place to start your career.

Companies hiring now

  1. Brookdale Senior Living

    Number of jobs: 50

  2. Konecranes

    Number of jobs: 35

  3. The Reynolds and Reynolds Company

    Number of jobs: 23

  4. Mercy – A Member of CHW

    Number of jobs: 22

  5. Honeywell

    Number of jobs: 20

  6. Steris

    Number of jobs: 20

  7. LogoNation

    Number of jobs: 19

  8. XPO Logistics

    Number of jobs: 18

  9. UPS

    Number of jobs: 17

  10. Konica Minolta

    Number of jobs: 16

Find all entry level jobs on Monster.

Job search next steps

Knowing who's hiring is a key step in the job search process. But now it's time to get out there and get some exposure. Need some help finding your first job out of college? Join Monster for free today. As a member, you can get job alerts emailed right to your inbox, which cuts down on the amount of time you'd spend combing through ads. Additionally, you can upload up to five versions of your resume—each tailored to different types of jobs that interest you. Recruiters search Monster every day looking to fill top jobs with qualified candidates, just like you.


*Findings are based on analysis of more than 11 million available online jobs reported by the TalentNeuron tool, and requiring 0 to 2 years of experience. The level of experience is based on information extracted from the job posting. Pay-per-click jobs were not factored into this list.

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