Great news for those seeking jobs in Tampa.  Progressive Car Insurance is planning to hire 390 new employees in the sales, service, and claims departments of their Riverview contact center.

This comes right off the heels of the 130 new jobs in Tampa the company announced last October.

Progressive is seeking a number of phone representatives to work at their Riverview contact center.   According to Progressive, "Phone representatives will sell policies, answer customer questions or help customers file accident claims. The positions require work experience in a customer service environment."

To search for Progressive jobs in Tampa, visit their jobs page at

While this is good, Florida's unemployment rate is still one of the worst in the country at just under 10%.  Companies in Tampa hiring for new jobs like these certainly indicate a degree of progress, though.

If you're searching for a job in Tampa, be sure to visit our jobs page and see what you can find.