Careers at TradeWinds
At TradeWinds Island Resorts, Hospitality Professionals will find a truly one-of-a-kind employment experience.
As the largest beach resort employer in the area, we offer lots of opportunities for advancement and growth. We currently have over 250 different job titles from Zip Line Operator to Gate Ambassador and Theatrical Coordinator to Vacation Planner. With so many unique opportunities, our candidates are sure to find the best fit!
Many positions offer stepped rate scales so we can get our best employees more money faster. Every position offers some form of a bonus, commission, or other incentive programs for doing a great job. Cross-training is extremely common at TradeWinds. Learn different jobs to get more hours and more experience!
Our Employees, though, are truly what makes our Company special. Our Guests have a consistent expectation of our friendly disposition, and we have the same expectation of each other. See what it means to be a Hospitality Professional at TradeWinds Island Resorts!
Upcoming Job & Career Fair
For those looking to work (and play) on an award-winning shore and to work for an award-winning company, make plans to join us at our Career Fair at TradeWinds Island Resorts.
Date: Monday, Feb. 6, 2023
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: TradeWinds Island Grand: 5500 Gulf Blvd. St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
Upcoming Job & Career Fair
During our Career Fair, there will be immediate interviews and immediate hires. Sign-on bonuses are available along with great benefits!
We currently have availability within the following departments:
- Food & Beverage Services
- Front Desk
- Beach Services
New hires receive a $500 signing bonus earned after 4 months of service!
Great benefits include: Comprehensive Benefits Package*, Unmatched Culture, Free PSTA Bus Passes.
*Full benefits package available for full-time employees.
At TradeWinds, we believe creating a fun and supportive culture is key to our success. To explore the many ways we celebrate our employees, please click the details button below.
Kudos-Rewards and Recognition Program - designed to allow for both Peer to Peer Recognition.
Company picnic and Holiday Party - open to all employees.
Appreciation for being accident-free - comes in the form of breakfasts and lunches.
Birthdays and Company Anniversaries - celebrated daily for our employees.
Annual Awards Ceremony - including thousands of dollars in door prizes, in addition to Service, Safety and Employee/Manager of the Year honors.
Friends and Family Rates - guest room rates at great prices!
Local discounts - just for being an employee.
Participate in Top Workplace Survey - designating us a Top Employer.
TradeWinds Way - Our very own company app where we keep employees in the know, and hold contests and win giveaways.
Referral Bonus - because we are family.
Recognition and Awards - for Employee of the Month and Manager of the Month.
Monthly and Annual Events - includes Monthly Appreciation Lunches, Employee Appreciation Day, National Tourism Week, International Housekeeping Week, Company Picnic, Holiday Party, Sales Awards, Employee Milestones, Trash for Cash.
Company and Employee Benefits through "TradeWinds Cares" - Turkey Truck (distributes Thanksgiving turkeys each year) and Angel Tree.
We offer a variety of competitive benefits to keep you at your best. For a full list of benefits, please click on the details button below.
Competitive Compensation - for all employees including regularly reviewed salaries to make sure they remain competitive.
Medical, Dental, Vision and Optional Life Insurance - available to eligible Employees.
Supplemental Accident, Disability and Cancer policies - also available.
Paid Time Off - allowing for further flexibility with time off needs to eligible full time and part-time employees.
401(k) with Company Match - available to eligible Employees.
PSTA Local bus passes - available for transportation to and from work.
Sign-On Bonus of $500 for EVERY position after 4 months of service.
Holiday Pay - on select holidays, and premium differentials for select shifts.
Discounts at local establishments - through various partnerships within the community (Bucs and Rays).
TradeWinds Way App - for communications.
Bravo for Wellness programs and premium offset.
Partnership with Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Institute program.