• Florida Blue looking to hire temporary workers at $15/hour or more


    Florida Blue will have two job fairs at Doubletree Hilton Hotel's airport location next week to hire 50 temporary employees.

    These people will work at their Riverside location, and parking will be free.

    Recruiters will conduct interviews at job fairs next week and make hiring decisions within a couple days.

    Florida Blue says they will provide $15 an hour, paid training and bonuses and employees will be able to keep the license earned to use for other job opportunities.

    There is no sales experience necessary, just computer skills and a focus on the customer.

    Florida Blue says they will pay $15.50 for those bilingual in English and Spanish, Creole, Mandarin or Cantonese.

    Interviews will be conducted at job fairs on this upcoming Tuesday and Wednesday.

    Candidates also can apply at www.floridablue.com/careers and click on temporary jobs.

    The job fairs will be located at 2101 Dixie Clipper Dr., Jacksonville, FL. at the following times:

    • Tuesday, Aug. 28 from 5-8 p.m.
    • Wednesday, Aug. 29 from 1-4 p.m.

    Florida Blue is an insurance company committed to helping people and communities achieve better health. Their mission statement is as follows:

    To help people and communities achieve better health declares our purpose as a company and it serves as the standard against which we weigh our actions and our decisions.

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