NewsHillsborough County


85 companies looking to hire veterans at RecruitMilitary job fair in Tampa on Thursday

Job fair being held at Amalie Arena
RecruitMilitary job fair
Posted at 10:47 AM, Jul 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-18 06:21:33-04

TAMPA, Fla. — RecruitMilitary wants to make sure veterans and active duty military members can find good paying civilian jobs.

The organization is teaming up with Disabled American Veterans to host a job fair at Amalie Arena in downtown Tampa on Thursday, July 18. Hundreds of veterans, military members, guardsmen, reservists and their spouses are expected to attend the event.

Dozens of people who participated in previous RecruitMilitary job fairs in Tampa ended up receiving job offers.

RELATED: Florida's young military members wanted for future in truck driving

Some recruiters are looking to fill immediate openings while other are searching for candidates for jobs that are not available right now, but will be opening up soon.

It is important to remember an employer’s primary industry or company name does not necessarily indicate what openings they are trying to fill.

Thursday's job fair runs from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For more information, visit

Here is the list of companies and government agencies sending representatives to Thursday's event:

  • Broward County Sheriff's Office
  • Clermont Police Department
  • Collier County Sheriff's Office
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
  • Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
  • Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office
  • Sarasota County Sheriff's Office
  • Advanced Disposal Services
  • Air Force Reserve
  • Airstreams Renewables, Inc.
  • Ajax Paving Industries, Inc.
  • Anthem, Inc.
  • Bank of America
  • BayCare Health System
  • CAE
  • CareerSource Tampa Bay
  • Chadwell Supply, Inc.
  • Chapman School of Seamanship
  • Colonial Life
  • ConEdison Clean Energy Businesses
  • Connecticut School of Broadcasting - Tampa Campus
  • Crisis Center of Tampa Bay
  • D2 Marine Solutions, Inc.
  • DAV
  • Deloitte
  • Department Veteran Affairs
  • DeVry University
  • Education Resource Information
  • Executive Jet Management, Inc.
  • First Command Financial Services, Inc.
  • First Communities
  • Five Guys Burgers & Fries
  • Florida Technical College
  • Foresters Financial
  • Franklin Templeton
  • G4S Secure Solutions
  • Gartner
  • Grow Financial Federal Credit
  • Heavy Equipment Colleges of America
  • Hensel Phelps
  • Hodges University
  • Honeywell
  • Humana
  • ICE, Inc.
  • In The News, Inc.
  • J-Tech
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Kelly Educational Staffing
  • Kelly Services
  • Lewis Tree Service, Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Metalizing Technical Services
  • Mid-State Industrial Maintenance
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • MyComputerCareer
  • National Aviation Academy
  • National Louis University
  • NeuroRestorative
  • New Horizons Computer Learning Centers
  • NextEra Energy, Inc.
  • Northrop Grumman Corp
  • Northwest Lineman Center
  • Paychex, Inc.
  • Penske Truck Leasing
  • Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
  • Raymond James Financial, Inc.
  • Rheem Manufacturing Company
  • RoofingSource
  • Ross Stores, Inc.
  • SAIC
  • Saint Leo University
  • SCC Soft Computer
  • Tesinc, LLC
  • The Entrepreneur's Source
  • Trane - Millian-Aire & Nuccio
  • USHealth Advisors
  • Valet Living
  • VetCor Services
  • Veterans Florida
  • Wellpath
  • West Coast University