Let’s face it, inflation is beating us up. For me, it’s an extra $50 a month for health insurance, the cable and internet bill doubled and home owners insurance is about to make my mortgage payment go up. I just don’t know how much, yet. Could be hundreds a month. And let’s not forget, you gotta eat. Publix put the Chicken Tender Sub on sale and today’s sale price is about the same as last year’s regular price. This is not fun. Jobs In Florida don’t come with the pay increases needed to keep up with inflation.

Add in the fact that our area in Southwest Florida took a huge hit from Hurricane Ian and a lot of businesses down here simply don’t exist anymore. So much for picking up some part time hours. So where can you find a little extra income to help make ends meet? This falls into the category of “I don’t need a different job, I need another job.”

I found a decent amount of these types of jobs on flexjobs. There’s a wide variety of skills these companies are looking for, so maybe something fits you.

So what do you need for these Jobs In Florida?

Just checking a few of these it looks like they want you to have a dedicated work space. Some ask that you have an ethernet cable plugged in to your computer and not wifi. Do some research, everything starts off with having a good resume. And not all of these will be exactly what you’re looking for. Maybe none of them are. But this should get you a good start. I picked out one or two of the jobs available for each listing, but there’s always more. Good luck!

 

  • American Red Cross

    Looking for service agents. We know first hand how amazing the Red Cross is, they were just here.

    American Red Cross

  • Aviacode

    Medical coding. Can you type fast and very accurate?

    Aviacode

  • BELAY

    Virtual assistants, social media managers. You really don’t have to be in the office to do these jobs anymore.

    BELAY

  • Boldly

    Legal assistants. Bi-lingual a definite plus.

    Boldly

  • Bundle Benefits

    Math tutors, other instructors.

    Bundle Benefits

  • Equivity

    Trusts, estate planning. They were also looking for someone who knows Florida family law.

    Equivity

  • Expert Business Development

    Business to business lead generation. Sounds like phone and email skills are what’s needed.

    Expert Business Development

  • FlexProfessionals

    They’re looking for seasoned pros in various fields who are looking for a side gig. I saw “Director Of Operations”, and some marketing things open.

    FlexProfessionals

  • FluentU

    Video and blog editors. Still got that student version of Premiere Pro? Put it to use.

    FluentU

  • GreatAuPair

    Childcare coordinators. They help people find the right childcare. Like if Mrs. Doubtfire had an agent.

    GreatAuPair

  • ICF

    Writers, analysts, and more.

    ICF

  • Kaplan

    Instructors. You’re going to see a lot of need for that on this list.

    Kaplan

  • Kelly

    A lot of things, right now it looks like they need interpreters. Kelly Staffing has a lot of everything.

    Kelly

  • LanguageLine Solutions

    Interpreters. I should have paid more attention in Spanish class.

    LanguageLine Solutions

  • ModSquad

    Content moderation. Really, you’ll be moderating content on platforms like Tik Tok.

    ModSquad

  • Mometrix Test Preparation

    Writing test questions, preparing others for tests.

    Mometrix Test Preparation

  • Paragon Planners

    Administrative assistants. There’s really no need for you to be in the office anymore.

    Paragon Planners

  • Pearson

    Providing for educators.

    Pearson

  • Prof360

    Education related. As I said earlier, there’s a lot of this.

    Prof360

  • Robert Half International

    A LOT of different jobs. RHI is one of the biggest staffing agencies. graphic designer, administrative assistant and a lot more.

    Robert Half International

  • Strayer University

    Education related

    Strayer University

  • Supporting Strategies

    Book keeping and accounting.

    Supporting Strategies

  • Talkspace

    Online therapy. You don’t need an office with a couch, just Face Time.

    Talkspace

  • TELUS International

    Language translation. Google translate is far from perfect. Actual people are needed.

    TELUS International

  • TranscribeMe

    Transcriptionists.

    TranscribeMe

  • Twinkl

    Providing content for educators.

    Twinkl

  • Varsity Tutors

    Tutors. Can you teach outside of a classroom?

    Varsity Tutors

  • Walden University

    More online education. If you’re a teacher looking some work on the side, this list has been ideal for you.

    Walden University

  • Welocalize

    Bi and multi-lingual people needed.

    Welocalize

  • Working Solutions

    Customer support. Bi-lingual especially.

    Working Solutions

  • Here's some specific jobs you (or someone you know) might be good at.

     

  • Tik Tok content creator

    If you’re really good at Tik Tok, here’s an opportunity to run someone else’s account:

    https://www.flexjobs.com/publicjobs/tiktok-content-creator–1710304?id=1710304

  • Transgender Healthcare Provider

    A very specific job, but one that is hiring:

    https://www.flexjobs.com/publicjobs/transgender-healthcare-provider-1659646?id=1659646

  • ** Extra note that was brought to my attention. 

    Flexjobs wants you to subscribe to their service to get some of the information. My take? Find what you’re looking for and google that company’s name and the job that interests you to go straight to where you want to be. Good luck all.

Sign me up for the ESPN Southwest Florida email newsletter!

You love listening to ESPN Southwest Florida, now make sure you’re getting all the extra perks. Sign up today to be an ESPN Southwest Florida Insider!

*
*
By clicking "Subscribe" I agree to the website's terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.