Jobs in Sarasota, Florida, United States

Sarasota is a city located in southwestern Florida in Sarasota County. The city is situated north of Fort Myers and south of the Tampa Bay area. The municipality includes the Sarasota Bay area and several barrier islands, including Lido Key and Siesta Key. The city is well-known for its beautiful beaches, resorts, and environmental amenities. Sarasota has a humid tropical climate which offers hot, wet, and humid summers.

Sarasota has a population of around 56,600 people which has experience very little growth since 1990. The racial make up of the population is largely white, although there is a sizeable African American population. Sarasota has a large retirement community with over 31% of the population being 65 years or older. Conversely, the city has a sizeable youth population with over 14% of the population being under the age of 18 and over 19% of households having children under the age of 18 living in them.

The youth of Sarasota are served by the Sarasota County Public Schools school district which manages over 24 public and private elementary and secondary schools. Sarasota also features a wealth of tertiary education options, including New College of Florida, Keiser University, Ringling College of Art and Design, and the Sarasota School of Architecture.

Things to Do

Sarasota offers residents and visitors a wide selection of pristine beaches, shopping options, fine dining establishments, and culture events. The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art pays homage to the residence of John Ringling, one of America’s wealthiest industrialists, and his collection of art and art books.

The museum is managed by Florida State University which provides various adult, family, and school education programs. Other family-friendly museums include the Sarasota Classic Car Museum; South Florida Museum, Bishop Planetarium, & Parker Manatee Aquarium; Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsey; and Crowley Museum & Nature Center.

Sarasota also offers residents and visitors a wealth of outdoor or nature-orientated experiences. The Mote Marine Aquarium features diverse marine life, including sharks, dolphins, manatee, stingray, and sea turtle exhibits.

The exceptional Shark Zone is home to the world’s largest Grouper species, namely the Goliath Grouper. Additionally, Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, has a wide range of exotic cats, including endangered Siberian Tigers, rare White Tigers, African Lions, as well as various animals and birds that are unique to the Gulf Coast area.

Furthermore, The Sarasota area is home to numerous barrier islands, known as keys, which provide spectacular beaches. The scenic islands of Longboat Key, Lido Key, Annam Maria Island, Siesta Key, and Casey key are serene, and feature one of America’s most beautiful beaches, Siesta Beach.

Job Opportunities in Sarasota

Understandably, the largest industry in Sarasota is the tourism and service industry. Various companies have head offices or regional offices in Sarasota, including Boar’s Head Provision Company. The economy of Sarasota is healthy with a low unemployment rate (4.4%) and a high recent job growth rate (2.97%).

However, the median household income in Sarasota is lower than the county, state, and national average. The top employers in Sarasota County are: School Board of Sarasota County; Sarasota Memorial Health Care; Publix Supermarkets, Inc.; PGT Industries; Sarasota County Government; Venice Regional Bayfront Health; and Goodwill Industries Manasota.

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Education Experts guide our customers in the world of Microsoft education products and offerings. Education Experts get to work closely with the Business Sales Specialist (BSS) and Community Development Specialist (CDS) ...
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Business Unit: Comcast Business offers technology solutions ranging from Ethernet, internet, and WiFi connectivity to voice, television, and managed Enterprise solutions to power businesses of all sizes to perform ...
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Provide technical, educational, operational and sales support to assist the district in meeting CRHF sales and customer service objectives. CRHF seeks candidates who will meet our customer expectations by striving ...
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Business Unit: Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of ...
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Develops courseware to support new and existing products, often though not exclusively in conjunction with Product Division.Coordinate and evaluate development contributions from other courseware development team ...
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An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Works directly with ...
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Job DescriptionSummary: In this In-house position in Sarasota FL, you will be responsible for troubleshooting customers equipment, installing cable, internet, phone and home security services. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED. You ...
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Avidity Home Health
The Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) assists the Physical Therapist (PT) in providing Physical Therapy services to patients as prescribed by a physician and follows a plan of care under the supervision of the PT in ...
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Pep Boys
OverviewAuto Plus is a major U.S.-based distributor of automotive aftermarket parts. Since 1921, Pep Boys has been one of the nation's leading automotive aftermarket chains with over 7,500 service bays in over 800 ...
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Naples Flatbread
Servers MUST interact with our guests and ensure they have a great experience. Servers are responsible for positive guest interactions while serving guests in a friendly and efficient manner. At all times, servers are ...
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Kane's Furniture Corporation
Kane's Furniture - Sales Associate Would you like to earn a 6 figure income and be part of Kane's Million Dollar Club? Are you driven to succeed, interested in furniture and passionate about having a new career that can ...
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Apria Healthcare LLC
Apria Healthcare’s mission is to improve the quality of life for our patients at home. We are looking for empathetic, thoughtful and compassionate people, to meet the needs of our patients.   Already an ...
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Good Feet
Inside Retail Sales Representative: Full-Time EmploymentAre you looking for a position where you can truly make a difference in someone's quality of life and make great money doing so? Then this is the position ...
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The Rehabilitation Nurse Technician is responsible for:- Providing direct patient care activities appropriate to training and competency- Assisting RN/LPN in completing tasks that support patient care activities- ...
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Evaluates and develops specific treatment programs for individual patients based on their needs and in accordance with the principles and practices of physical therapy. Responsible for providing the appropriate level of ...
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Maven Logistics
The Highlights:Weekly home timeGuaranteed home time and minimum payPay ranges from $.41 - $.59.5 CPM depending on experience and endorsementsUp to $1400 per week90%+ drop and hookNo touch freightThe Details:2,200 miles ...
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Marriott International
Posting Date Jun 18, 2019Job Number 19082613Job Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, 1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, Florida, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand The ...
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Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is ...
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Mental Health Community Centers, Inc.
Title: Program FacilitatorHours: 20 Hours per weekFunction: The Program Facilitator position provides non-clinical support services by performing tasks designed to assist members in wellness activities that promote ...
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Magnum Builders
At Magnum Builders of Sarasota, Inc., we provide all types of Commercial Construction in Southwest Florida. From our inception in 1983, Magnum Builders have been providing quality construction services throughout ...
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