UNEMPLOYMENT RESOURCES FOR FLORIDA STATE

Can I apply for unemployment insurance benefits?

  • Yes, you can apply any time for unemployment insurance benefits, and we encourage you do so as soon as possible.
  • During this time of closure due to COVID-19, we will be paying all of our employees for any of their scheduled shifts through your last employment date stated on the letter you have received from HR, at your PTO rate.

Unemployment insurance benefits for Florida employees

ONLINE at: www.floridajobs.org.

  • Visit www.floridajobs.org to submit your application on the CONNECT platform here.
  • You will need: Social Security number, driver’s license or state ID, your past 18 months of employment — including name of employer, separation reason, earnings and dates of employment. If you are not a U.S. citizen you will also need work authorization, military employees will need DD-214 member 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 and federal government employees need a SF 8 or SF 50.
  • Your claim will then go to review to determine if you qualify.
  • Following your application, applicants must login to the CONNECT system every two weeks to request benefit payment. You will receive a date at the end of your application telling you when to return to CONNECT.

Links for additional information for Florida State

VIDEO, How to Apply (Links)

¿Puedo aplicar para beneficios de desempleo?

  • YSi, puedes aplicar para desempleo en cualquier momento, y te sugerimos que apliques pronto.
  • Durante este tiempo de cierre debido a COVID-19 pagaremos a todos nuestros empleados sus turnos programadas hasta el 18 de Marzo a su tarifa de PTO.

Beneficios del seguro de desempleo para empleados de Florida

En la red a: www.floridajobs.org.

  • Visit www.floridajobs.org to submit your application on the CONNECT platform here.
  • You will need: Social Security number, driver’s license or state ID, your past 18 months of employment — including name of employer, separation reason, earnings and dates of employment. If you are not a U.S. citizen you will also need work authorization, military employees will need DD-214 member 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 and federal government employees need a SF 8 or SF 50.
  • Your claim will then go to review to determine if you qualify.
  • Following your application, applicants must login to the CONNECT system every two weeks to request benefit payment. You will receive a date at the end of your application telling you when to return to CONNECT.

Links for additional information for Florida State

VIDEO, How to Apply (Links)