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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Description: Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. Guests know Target stays on top of technology trends and always has the latest gadgets in store. You know that the ...
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Lead a team of passionate and knowledgeable Guest Advocates and Front of Store Attendants who strive to exceed guest service expectations by focusing on decreasing wait time, friendly guest interaction and service ...
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Posting Date Apr 15, 2019Job Number 19001479Job Category ReservationsLocation The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota, 1111 Ritz-Carlton Drive, Sarasota, Florida, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand The Ritz-CarltonSchedule ...
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Processes member sign ups, renewals and added cards. Instructs members and potential members about membership, warehouse and credit programs. Assists members regarding item availability. Issues replacement and temporary ...
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Specific information related to the position is outlined below. To apply, click on the button above. You will be required to create an account (or sign in with an existing account). Your account will provide you access ...
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Oversees employees and directs operations of Hearing Center. Participates in Licensed Hearing Aid Dispenser duties. Provides a high level of member service.
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Job Description: The Team Financial Advisor (TFA) role is a specific functional role aligned to a Financial Advisor (FA) team for the purpose of concentrating on a targeted aspect of the Teams business. The primary ...
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Description: As a cashier, your love for Target and enthusiasm for helping guests will provide a friendly and efficient checklane experience. You'll help guests feel welcomed and become a multitasking superstar-starting ...
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Style Team Leader new Add to Favorites
Description: Understand sales goals, plan and execute daily/weekly workload to deliver on department and store sales goals and guest engagement; including: merchandising, pricing workload, transitions, revisions, sales ...
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Description: As a Logistics Flow Team Member, you are responsible for unloading, moving and stocking freight which can range from a wide variety of items across all departments in a Target store. This job is fast-paced ...
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Play an important role in helping others - and yourself - achieve goals Edward Jones is a privately owned Fortune 500 Company known for building quality, one-to-one relationships with our clients through more than ...
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Part-timeSarasota home needs a part-time house cleaner. Ideal match will meet the requirements below.
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Overview Position Overview The service appointment coordinator receives all incoming service calls, establishes relationships with the customers and schedules appointments for the Service Department.     ...
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What does a Best Buy Sales Consultant – Computing and DI do? At Best Buy our mission is to leverage the unique talents and passions of our employees to inspire, delight, and enrich the lives our customers through ...
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