Job Openings In FL: There Are Plenty Of Employment Listings

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FLORIDA — With record unemployment levels reaching new highs every week, but a good number of employers are searching for workers in Florida. An estimated 1.8 million Floridians have filed unemployment claims since March 15, about 18 percent of the state's workforce. Of the applications that have been submitted, 38 percent have been denied.

The employment site Indeed.com has listed scores of jobs that have opened even as the virus continues and many businesses remain closed.

You can search here for job openings in our area.

You'll note that some of the postings went up more than 30 days ago. But also notice that many of the jobs have been advertised within the past few days and weeks.

If you're a small business owner in Florida in search of employees and you're not on Indeed, you can post your job openings in the Patch classified section. Here are instructions.

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This article originally appeared on the St. Pete Patch