Books-A-Million Job Application & Careers

The Books-A-Million job application is currently only available online (via the company’s careers page). Certain locations may have printed out applications available, however, we recommend applying online as it’s a more streamlined process.

  • About the Company: Books-A-Million is the second-largest book retailer in the United States and the largest one in the Southeastern region of the country. The company was founded in 1917 and is based out of Birmingham, Alabama.

Apply Online

Step 1 Click here to open the Books-A-Million careers page.

Step 2 – Once you’re on the careers page, click the “Search for Jobs” link (outlined in the below screenshot).

  • Note: You can also create a job profile and save it for future use.


Step 3 – Scroll down the page to view a list of all the current openings. You can also filter the list of openings by using the search criteria options near the top of the page.


Step 4 – Click the position title of the job you want to start the online hiring process for.

  • Note: If you want to apply for more than one position click the “Add to My Job Cart” link.


Step 5 – Read the job description and when you’re ready to apply click the button as shown in the screenshot.


Step 6 – If you need to create an account press the “New User” button, otherwise log in to your account.


Step 7 – New User Registration:

  • Username
  • Password
  • re-enter password
  • Email address
  • Re-enter email address


Step 8 – Security Question – Create a security question/answer.


Step 9 – Resume Upload – Upload your resume (optional).


Step 10 – Your Personal Information – Provide the following personal details:

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Middle name
  • Street address (line 1)
  • Address (line 2)
  • City
  • Zip/postal code
  • Place of residence (country)
  • Email address
  • Phone number


Step 11 – Submit the required information for the following sections:

  • Your preferences
  • Questionnaire 1
  • Questionnaire 2
  • WOTC
  • Additional questions
  • Education and work experience
  • Attachments
  • Diversity
  • eSignature
  • Review and submit