Hundreds of jobs available at Bay area job fairs

- Hundreds of jobs are available for the taking as two career fair events get underway in the Bay area today.

The Mega Career Fair is being held in Pinellas County, and will be recruiting to fill more than 550 jobs across 27 top companies, a news release explains.

The event is sponsored by Walmart, and is said to feature veteran-friendly jobs, as well as those that suit a variety of skills in a range of industries.

Walmart itself will be hiring sales associates, cashiers, cart pushers, maintenance workers and stockers.

Other companies and opportunities are as follows:

Jasper Contractors:

  • Field Assistant
  • Recruiting Coordinator
  • Sales Recruiter
  • Social Media Coordinator
  • Field Sales Manager
  • Sales Trainer
  • Superintendent
  • Outside Sales Representative

NAPA Auto Parts:

  • Store Managers
  • Delivery Drivers
  • Counter Sales

Think Direct Marketing:

  • Virtual Sales Agent
  • Customer Retention Agent
  • Sales Associate

Nations Lending Corporation:

  • Loan Originators
  • Branch Managers
  • Mortgage Regional Managers


  • Insurance Sales Representatives

Massey Services:

  • Pest Technicians
  • Customer Service Specialist

Crown Automotive Group:

  • Pre-owned Sales Manager
  • Shipper/Receiver
  • Financial Services Manager
  • Automotive Service Technicians
  • Body Shop Techs (Collision Repair)
  • Automotive Service Advisors
  • Lube Technician
  • Porters, Parts Counter Person
  • Sales Representatives
  • BDC Operators

Loews Hotels Don Cesar:

  • Cooks
  • Pool Attendants
  • Greeter
  • Engineer
  • House Person
  • Front Desk Agent,
  • Bussers/Food Runners
  • Room Attendants

Pinellas County Government:

  • Information Technology Department openings
  • Utilities
  • Public works
  • Environmental and Managerial

E-Telequote Insurance:

  • Call Center Manager
  • Licensed Agents
  • IT Administrator

Matrix Medical Network:

  • Membership Relationship Representatives
  • Clinical Support Coordinates

Amerilife & Health Services:

  • Insurance Sales Representatives

Troops to Teachers:

  • Public School Teachers for K-12

The Wendy's Company:

  • General Managers
  • Shift Supervisors
  • Crew Members
  • Restaurant Managers

Northwestern Mutual:

  • Financial Representative

GC Services:

  • Account representatives

Pinch A Penny, Inc.:

  • Franchise Development Manager
  • Retail Associates
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Production Lead
  • Pool Cleaners
  • Various warehouse positions.
  • Slomins Security:
  • Field Sales Representatives
  • Small Business Representatives
  • Residential Sales Representatives


It will take place at the Holiday Inn Express in Clearwater at 2580 Gulf to Bay Blvd. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Job-seekers should bring at least 25 copies of their resume. They are also encouraged to dress professionally, research the companies of interest and to ask each hiring manager, "When can I start?!"

CLICK HERE to pre-register for the event. 

The other job fair will be taking place across the bay in the gym of Hillsborough Community College's Tampa campus, located at 4001 W Tampa Bay Blvd, Tampa, FL 33614. 

A total of 55 companies will be recruiting to fill positions between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

CLICK HERE for a full list of companies that will be in attendance.

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