Careers at ARC

Careers at American Reading Company

Committed to building a just and sustainable world through business,
ARC values healthy communities and the strength of the human spirit as well as high returns.
We are a triple bottom line company: People, Planet, Profit.

Our strength is in our diversity.

ARC is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion.
We embrace and encourage our employees' differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talent that our employees invest in their work, which represents a significant part of not only our culture, but our reputation and company's achievement as well.
ARC is an equal opportunity employer.

Benefits & Perks

Living Wage

Full-time employees make a minimum wage of $15 an hour, 100% above the federal minimum.

Profit Sharing

ARC distributes 10% of company profits amongst full-time employees who have worked there for at least one full year.

Open Book Policy

We want our employees to be an integral
part in the company. Our financial results are shared daily, company-wide.


ARC offers an on-site, sliding scale, staff nursery to team members. To promote multilingualism, it is a Spanish-speaking only environment.

Casual Environment

Our employees wear their VITAL ENERGY to work every day, and closed toed shoes in the warehouse. One day, each week, our meeting area turns into a Yoga studio for staff.

Home Libraries

Full-time employees receive a 50-book home library customized for their children's interests and reading levels, every calendar year.

Paid Time Off

All full-time employees receive four weeks of paid time off that accrues across the year.

Never Stop Learning

We practice the same continuous improvement model that we teach schools. Professional development through book studies, featured speakers, and on-site training drives learning.


Staff are welcome to bring their dogs to work, if they pass their interview process.

Find your perfect fit.

As we work to transform schools into ones that we want to send our own children to, we're always looking for talented, friendly, like-minded people.

Educator Owned & Operated
100% Solar-Powered Business