500 NW California Blvd, Bldg. F, Suite 109, Port St. Lucie, FL  34986 | Phone: (772) 336- 6250 | PO Box 881358, Port St. Lucie, FL 34988
 
Call 772.336.6250

Other Major Sectors and Employers

 

Sector

Employment*

Major Employers (Scope of Business)

City

Wholesale, Distribution and Logistics

5,271

  • Wal-Mart Distribution Center (supporting regional Wal-Mart Stores)
  • CVS Caremark Distribution Center (supporting regional CVS Stores)

  • Southern Distribution Services (citrus and gourmet food distribution)

  • Liberator Medical Holdings (medical supplies distribution)

  • Southern Eagle Distribution (regional beer distribution)

  • Excel Global Logistics (coordinates freight transportation)

  • Walpole Inc.

  • Cold Air Distributor (automotive parts)

  • Remetronix (install, repair and inventory parts for medical and other equipment)

  • Liberty Medical Supply (medical supplies)

  • J.J. Taylor Distributing Florida (regional beer distribution)


Fort Pierce
 

Vero Beach

 

Stuart

 

Stuart

Fort Pierce

Palm City

Okeechobee

Fort Pierce

Port St. Lucie

 

Port St. Lucie

Fort Pierce

Health Care (Hospitals)

9,157

  • Martin Health System
     

  • Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute

  • St. Lucie Medical Center

  • Sebastian River Medical Center

  • Indian River Medical Center

  • Raulerson Hospital

  • HealthSouth of Treasure Coast

  • Treasure Coast Hospice


Stuart / Port St. Lucie

Fort Pierce

Port St. Lucie

Sebastian

Vero Beach

Okeechobee

Vero Beach

Multiple locations

Professional/Technical Services

8,854

  • AECOM (consulting engineers)

  • Kimley-Horn and Associates (consulting engineers)

  • Valley Crest Landscape Development (landscape planning)

  • Gunster (legal services)

  • MFMI (small business consulting)

  • Ecosphere Technologies (water engineering/environmental services)

  • Optima Health Solutions (IT solutions)

  • Culpepper and Terpening (consulting engineers)

  • Underwater Engineering Services (marine consulting engineers)

  • G4S (security services and technology integration)


Fort Pierce

Port St. Lucie

Fort Pierce

 

Stuart

Stuart

Stuart


Palm City

Fort Pierce

Fort Pierce

 

Okeechobee

Construction

12,625

  • Drawdy Brothers Construction (concrete shell building construction)

  • Sunshine Land Design (landscapers and site construction)

  • Gerelco Electrical Contractors (commercial contracting)

  • Signal Group (specialty electrical contracting)

  • Complete Electric (electrical contracting)

  • Stryker Electrical Contracting (residential and commercial contracting)

  • Entegra Roof Tile (concrete roof tile manufacturing)

  • Community Asphalt Corporation (paving contractor)

  • Croom Construction (estate home construction)

  • Proctor Construction (commercial construction)

  • ACI-Century (roofing contractor)

  • Royal Concrete Concepts (building components)


Fort Pierce

 

Stuart

Port St. Lucie
Port St. Lucie

Vero Beach

Palm City
 

Okeechobee

Vero Beach

Vero Beach

Fort Pierce

Stuart

Okeechobee

Education and Training

1,924

 

  • Indian River State College (two and four-year college, not included in employment number)

  • Aviator College of Aeronatuical Science & Technology

  • European Flight Training (aviation academy

  • Flight Safety International (aviation training materials)

  • Helping People Succeed (prepare training programs)


Throughout the region

Fort Pierce

Fort Pierce

Vero Beach

Stuart

Admin Support/Call Centers

12,419

  • STS AeroStaff (employment agency)

  • QVC (call center)

  • Teleperformance (business service provider)

  • Convey Health Solutions (medical-related customer service support)

  • Medical Data Systems (medical-related customer service support)

  • Maximus (call center)


Jensen Beach

Port St. Lucie

Port St. Lucie

Fort Pierce

 

Vero Beach

 

Fort Pierce

Retail

29,825

Major retailers include: Wal-Mart/Sam’s Club, Publix Super Markets, Winn Dixie, JC Penny, Macy’s, Dillard’s, Bass Pro Shop and Target.

Located throughout the region.

*Employment within Indian River, St. Lucie, Okeechobee and Martin Counties

Source: U.S. Department of Labor (2015)