Frequently Asked Questions

for your
BIG questions


  • Where can I find the list of job openings?

  • How do I apply for a job?

  • I applied online. How long does it normally take to be contacted after I apply?

  • I didn't find a job that matches my interests. How can I stay informed of future openings?

  • What is the minimum age requirement for working in the stores?

  • I've worked for Big Lots before. How do I reapply?

  • Who can I contact if I have questions after my interview?


  • Why should I create a profile/account?

  • I forgot my password. How do I reset it?

  • I forgot my username. How do I find it?

  • I am a new user and want to create a profile. Why does the system say a record already exists under the user name I selected?

  • I am having trouble getting past the Work History portion of my Secondary Pass Application. What do I need to do?

  • How do I unsubscribe to job posting email notifications?