10+ cool job openings in Lakeland, FL

If you’re looking to make a job move, there are local + remote-working options. | Pexels

Whether you’re a new graduate, are simply looking for a change, or have dreams of walking out of your current job Jerry-Maguire-style — there are cool employment opportunities available in Lakeland. 

We’ve scoured the internet and curated some of the coolest opportunities both part and full-time — in town in a variety of industries. 👇

Bonus: You can check out the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce’s website for more information on local employment resources if you’re currently on the job hunt. 

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  • Dispensary Manager | AltMed FL | Full-time | Interested in learning about the medical marijuana industry? AltMed is hiring to fill this position –a go-between retail + the central management team – ASAP.| Apply
  • Veterinary Technician | SPCA Florida | Full-time | The SPCA is actively seeking experienced full-time Veterinary Technicians, Surgery Nurse/Technicians, and a Nurse Team Lead/Supervisor for their state-of-the-art medical center. | Apply 


  • Police Officer | City of Lakeland | Full-time | Protect Lakeland citizens + enforce laws. Special requirements include knowing the City’s geography and the ability to develop and maintain working relationships with the public. | Apply
  • Crime Analyst | Polk County Sheriff’s Office | Full-time | Binged enough CSI on t.v. to be an expert? Help local officers to establish crime patterns and methods to identify suspects. | Apply 


  • Public Safety and Breaking News Reporter | The Ledger | Full-time | If you get an adrenaline rush anytime Apple news alerts you, this one is for you. Help cover local stories. | Apply 


  • Hotel General Manager | The Terrace Hotel | Full-time | Help run one of Lakeland’s most historic hotels, and receive perks like holiday pay, healthcare insurance, discounts on other hotel rooms worldwide + more. | Apply


  • Admissions Coordinator | Teen Challenge + Lakeland Girls Academy | Full-time | Become the point of contact for prospective students at a school for troubled teens. Responsibilities include phone interviews, tours, and all enrollment responsibilities. |  Apply
  • Preschool VPK Teacher | First United Methodist Church of Lakeland | Full-time | Plan, teach + organize classroom activities for children. | Apply
  • Coordinator, Residential Life and Student Experience | Florida Polytechnic University | Full-time + Part-time | Let’s talk tech. Florida Poly is looking for an experienced professional for a  live-in position to provide direct support for a comprehensive residential life program. | Apply 


  • Volunteer Coordinator | One More Child | Full-time | Create opportunities with churches, businesses, and community partners, for volunteering with One More Child. May require weekends and nights. | Apply
  • Crisis Response Outreach Counselor | Peace River Center | Full-time | Do you work well in a crisis? Answer crisis phone calls, conduct assessments and develop crisis action plans for people in need.  A minimum of one year in the mental health field is required. | Apply 


  • Golf Professional | City of Lakeland | Full-time | Get that green on the green. Design, maintain + promote all golf-related activities, and serve as a liaison between the Sales and Grounds Maintenance division. | Apply
  • Trampoline Park Flight Crew Employee | DEFY Lakeland | Part-time | Bounce on over to DEFY Lakeland + become a “Purveyor of Awesomeness.” You’ll achieve “new heights” by helping coordinate birthday parties, providing hospitable service, and having the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. | Apply


  • Sales Consultant | CannaMD | Full-time | If you’re interested in learning more about the medical marijuana industry, this job is for you. Help Floridians learn how to obtain proper licenses while retaining current clients + creating new ones. | Apply
  • Paralegal | Patton Law, P.A. | Full-time + Part-time | Become a professional problem solver by working with a small boutique law firm on family or personal injury law. | Apply 
  • Marketing Manager | Humble B’s | Part-time | Calling all fashionistas. Keep this apparel company in-line by handling finances + advertising. | Apply  

We love Lakeland, but we have six amazing sister cities, where our colleagues put out daily newsletters — GVLtoday, CHStoday, COLAtoday, RALtoday, AVLtoday + NOOGAtoday. Check out these cool opportunities to live here and work in one of our other favorite places. 


  • Customer Service Representative | Alorica | Full-time | “Work from home as a customer service representative, providing technical support to customers and assisting with their personal mobile devices.” | Apply
  • HR Coordinator | innovateHR | Full-time | “HR Coordinators are the primary point of contact for their select group of clients + they play an integral role in the successful relationship and retention of the client base.” | Apply


  • Marketing Coordinator | Obviouslee Marketing | Full-time | Work with various lifestyle clients by assisting in project management + execution of all communication needs. | Apply
  • Content Director | Water Mission | Full-time | If you’re interested in working for non-profits, this position will allow you to lead content development strategy by creating engaging digital + physical content that encompasses the company’s global mission. | Apply
  • Ghostwriter | Advantage|ForbesBooks | Full-time | Have a knack for business + publishing? This ghostwriting position allows you to work alongside business professionals to oversee and execute flawless book production. | Apply


  • Remote Global Account Sales Manager | HelmsBriscoe | Full-time | The Global Account Sales Manager will develop a customer base, facilitate site selection searches + contract negotiation. Skills in salesmanship, prospecting + planning are required. | Apply
  • Remote SEO Analyst | Pearson | Full-time | The SEO Analyst defines marketing opportunities + is responsible for optimizing the company’s services. | Apply
  • Remote Senior Underwriter | New American Funding | Full-time + Part-time | The Mortgage Underwriter will evaluate creditworthiness, perform property analyses, and analyze loan risk. Applicants must have mortgage underwriting experience. | Apply


  • State Testing Specialist | Pearsons | Full-time | In this position, you’ll be identifying potential risk areas and supporting State Test Coordinators in mitigating risk + helping to provide safe, secure, and confidential testing environments. | Apply
  • Transcriber for Law Enforcement Audios | Net Transcripts, Inc. | Contract-based | In this role, you’ll transcribe audio content of criminal investigations, internal affairs, and various law enforcement audios. | Apply


  • E-Mail Marketing Coordinator | Biltmore | Full-time | If building emails + capturing an audience is your jam, check this job out. Collaborating with all digital marketing efforts, the E-Mail Marketing Coordinator plays a pivotal role in the Biltmore experience. | Apply
  • Recruiter | Pine Gate Renewables | Full-time | Looking to help build a stellar team + partnering in recruitment strategy design, remote, in Asheville + even in Charlotte? If you have full-cycle recruiting experience + love renewable energy, look no further. | Apply


  • Remote Data Journalist | Freight Waves | Full-time | The data journalist is a “visual storyteller” who will create digestible stories from given datasets. | Apply
  • Remote Staff Accountant | Freight Waves | Full-time | Staff accountants will perform general accounting activities, be responsible for daily accounts payable activities, assist with the annual financial statement audit, and more. | Apply
  • Remote Full Stack Developer | Unum | Full-time | Unum’s full stack developer should show an interest in software architecture + will be responsible for building software solutions in their business portfolio. | Apply.