A Guide to Working in Florida

Seasonal service jobs in tourist beach towns and theme parks are common and often easy to get, if low paying.


Popular Places to Work in Florida

Florida is huge and you can find positions throughout the state. Most positions can be found in the larger cities or touristy areas.

  • Jacksonville
  • Miami
  • Tampa
  • St. Petersburg
  • Orlando
  • Hialeah
  • Tallahassee
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Port St. Lucie
  • Pembroke Pines


Types of Positions

There are lots of vacancies in areas like:

  • Hotel and hospitality
  • Au pair and nanny
  • Theme parks
  • Holiday resorts
  • Sports coaching


Jobs for Students in Florida

If you are a student looking to work in Florida during your summer break there are lots of companies offer J1, H2B visa sponsorships allowing you to work legally in the state.

If you aren't a student and would like to work in Florida, you need to get sponsored by a US employer. This isn't the easiest way to get hired but it is possible.


Visa & Requirements

If you are applying from outside the USA and would like to legally work in Florida you will need to apply for a visa or get sponsored through a company before departing your home country. We don't recommend illegally working in Florida, if caught you will face prosecution and deportation.


Seasonal & Summer Jobs in Florida

Our directory features employers hiring season staff in Florida, there are lots of temporary positions available throughout the state.


Working in Florida Help & Advice

If you are interested in working in Florida but aren't sure how to apply or if you are eligible contact us for application help.


Hiring Staff in Florida?

Are you looking to recruit staff? Advertise your positions here. Contact us for more information.


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