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Tourism Industry Jobs

Our Visitor Services department is in close contact with tourism related businesses in Polk County. Below you’ll find information about tourism related job openings at area shops, hotels and restaurants.

Accommodations

HAMPTON INN AND SUITES
4420N. Socrum Rd. Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone- 863-816-2525
Email- Rodney.jackson@hilton.com
Contact- Mike Patel
Open positions- Breakfast manager

EXTENDED STAY AMERICA
4360 Lakeland Park Dr. Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone- 863-904-2050
Email- lak@extendedstay.com
Open positions- Front desk help, maintenance and housekeeping

SLEEP INN AND SUITES
4321 Lakeland Park Dr. Lakeland Fl. 33809
Phone- 863-577-1170
Email- gm.fl728@choicehotels.com
Contact- Teresa Benson
Open positions- maintenance and housekeeping

BEST WESTERN – MULBERRY
2525 FL 60, Mulberry, FL 33860
Phone- 863-425-2500
Contact – apply in person or call and speak with manager
Open positions- housekeeping

Restaurants

FLORIDINO’S ITALIAN KITCHEN
29400 US Hwy 27, Lake Hamilton, FL 33851
Phone- 863-353-2670
Contact – Manager
Open positions- kitchen

ABUELOS MEXICAN RESTAURANT
3700 Lakeside Village Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33803
Phone- 863-686-7500
Contact – kitchen and servers, accepting applications online at: abuelos.com/restaurants/lakeland

TANNER’S LAKESIDE
1005 Lake Howard Drive SW, Winter Haven, FL 33880
Phone: 863-662-5948
Contact: Must apply in person and fill out application

WOODY’S BAR-B-Q
19501 US Hwy 27, Lake Wales, FL 33853
Phone: 863-678-1844
Contact: accepting for all positions, woodys.com/careers

CHILI’S
699 Cypress Gardens Blvd, Winter Haven, FL 33880
Phone: 863-299-9555
Contact: chilisjobs.com, Prep Cook, To-Go, Server

BEEF O’BRADYS
Polk County Locations (Auburndale, Bartow, Davenport, Haines City, Lakeland, Lake Wales, Winter Haven)
Accepting applications for various positions
Contact: Apply online at beefobradys.com/job.aspx

BURGER 21
1601 Town Center Drive
Lakeland, FL 33803
Phone: 863-937-8002
Accepting applications for all positions at: burger21.com/careers

FIRST WATCH – Lakeland South, Lakeland North, Winter Haven
Positions: Host, Server, Busser, Cook, Dishwasher
Apply for all positions at: careers.firstwatch.com

SHELLS
5125 S. Florida Ave
Lakeland, FL 33813
Phone: 863-213-4889
Positions: Host, Bartender, Dishwasher, Busser, Day Prep, Cook, Cashier
Apply at nowhiring.com/shells

FORD’S GARAGE
879 Lakeland Park Center Drive
Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone: 863-337-3673
Positions: Bartender, Cook, Prep Cook, Dishwasher, Host
Server, Service Assistant
Apply at fordsgarageusa.com/careers

GOLDEN CORRAL – All Polk County Locations
Positions: Restaurant Team Members in all Departments
Applications accepted at goldencorral.com/careers

HARRY’S SEAFOOD BAR & GRILLE
101 N. Kentucky Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33801
Phone: 863-686-2228
Applications accepted any time at: hookedonharrys.com/careers OR
Apply in person Monday thru Friday 2PM – 4PM.

LONGHORN STEAKHOUSE – Lakeland and Winter Haven locations
Positions: Host, Line cook, Server, To Go Specialist, Bartender, Dishwasher
Apply at jobs.longhornsteakhouse.com

LOUIS PAPPAS FRESH GREEK
1318 Town Center Drive
Lakeland, FL 33803
Phone: 863-284-1010
Taking Applications for the following positions: Cashier, Salad, Line Cook, Prep Cook
Or Apply in person at the above address

MISSION BBQ
4014 S. Florida Ave
Lakeland, FL 33813
Phone: 863-225-8433
Positions: Hourly position and Management position applications available
Apply at mission-bbq.com/hiring-heroes-apply

DUKES BREWHOUSE – Lakeland and Winter Haven locations
Winter Haven Positions: Asst. Mgr., Bartender, Server, Cook
Lakeland Positions: Server, Manager, Host, Asst. Mgr., Cook
Apply on line a seasoned.co/jobs/dukesbrewhouse

HURRICANE GRILL & WINGS
5370 Cypress Gardens Blvd
Winter Haven, FL 33884
Phone: 863-324-5157
Applications accepted on line at: fatbrandsinc.formstack.com

OLIVE GARDEN – Winter Haven and Lakeland locations
Winter Haven Positions: Server, Prep Cook, Dishwasher, Host, Line Cook
Lakeland Positions: Bartender, Busser, Dishwasher, Line Cook
Apply on line at: jobs.olivegarden.com

Shopping/Retail

LAKELAND SQUARE MALL
3800 US Hwy 98 N
Lakeland, FL 33809
Phone: 863-859-5414
Email – lakelandsquare.com
Positions – Individual stores, Must apply in person
Janitorial – apply at mallardgroup.com
Security – apply at andyfrain.com

LAKESIDE VILLAGE MALL
1479 Town Center Drive
Lakeland, Fl. 33803
Phone: 863-616-9825
Email – shoplakesidevillage.net
Positions: Must apply in person at the individual stores

WEBB’S CANDY SHOP
38217 US Highway 27
Davenport, FL 33837
Phone: 863-422-1051
Positions: Must apply in person

FOUR PURLS YARN SHOP
334 3rd Street NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Phone: 863-662-8288
Positions: Full-time dye yarn expert

LITTLE STUDIO INTERIORS
60 4th Street NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Phone: 863-299-1099
Positions: Part-time position available to work weekly rotations

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