A new shipping alliance in the South American trade is bringing more big ships into JAXPORT. The agreement, between Hapag-Lloyd, CSAV Group, Hamburg Süd, Aliança, Yang Ming and NYK shipping lines, offers additional capacity for the port to attract cargo moving between the U.S. East Coast and ports in Brazil and Argentina. Read more.
JAXPORT has invested $600 million in recent infrastructure enhancements ranging from cranes to docks to rail and a newly authorized project to deepen the federal shipping channel. Learn more about Jacksonville's port growth projects.
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Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Careers
About 150 people work directly for the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) in a variety of areas, from equipment and facility maintenance to accounting, marketing, port operations and more.
More than 99 percent of “port” jobs in Jacksonville are provided by a large network of private companies doing business in and around JAXPORT facilities. Learn more about private sector port job opportunities.
Apply online for current job openings with JAXPORT:
If you do not wish to apply online:
- Download the JAXPORT application for employment.
- Complete the application fully, noting the JAXPORT position for which you are applying.
- Send your application and your résumé to JAXPORT, using one of the options below.
Mail to: JAXPORT Human Resources
2831 Talleyrand Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32206
Fax to: (904) 357-3103
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Questions? Call the JAXPORT job hotline at (904) 357-3095 or check out our Jobs Frequently Asked Questions.
The Jacksonville Port Authority is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the Authority that decisions regarding employment shall be based only on valid job requirements and shall ensure equal opportunity in all other aspects of employment including promotion, compensation, benefits, training, social or recreational functions and use of facilities. JAXPORT only accepts resumes for open positions.
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JAXPORT's Board of Directors provides policy guidance for the Authority. Board meetings are open to the public.