17. Publix Super Markets
2012 Best Companies rank: 78
Current openings: 2,000

What they're looking for
Mostly entry-level store positions, such as cashier, stock clerk, and deli clerk. The company is also looking for cake decorators, bakers, meat cutters, and support staff such as programmers, analysts, systems engineers, mechanics, maintenance technicians, and refrigeration specialists.

Job title with the largest number of openings
There are 400 front-service clerk positions available.

Secrets to impressing their recruiters
Make sure your resume and application are error-free and accurate. Only apply for a position if you meet all of the required qualifications. Research as much as you can about our company to determine if it is a good fit for you, and communicate your conclusions during the interview. --Patti Breckenridge, Recruiting Manager

No. of job openings as of Jan. 2, 2012. They are for U.S. only unless otherwise noted.
By Sierra Jiminez, reporter @FortuneMagazine - Last updated January 24 2012: 2:52 PM ET
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