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Private sector jobs at the port

Every day, thousands of people in private business go to work in and around Jacksonville's port. They work as longshoremen, warehouse workers and truck drivers, or in fields as diverse as law, environmental protection and information technology. Learn more about how to find a job at the port.

Cruise jobs

To learn about job openings at the cruise line serving Jacksonville, please visit the Carnival Cruise Lines jobs website. To learn about jobs in the cruise terminal service industry, please visit Intercruises Shoreside and Port Services.

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 to marketing to port operations and more. Check the port jobs website for available JAXPORT job openings, or call the JAXPORT job hotline at (904) 357-3095. JAXPORT only accepts resumes for open positions.

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.

How to apply for a JAXPORT job opening:

  1. Click to download the JAXPORT application for employment.
  2. Complete the application fully, noting the JAXPORT position for which you are applying.
  3. Send your application and your résumé to JAXPORT, using one of the options below.
    1. Mail to:
      JAXPORT Human Resources
      2831 Talleyrand Ave.
      Jacksonville, FL 32206
    2. Fax to: (904) 357-3103
    3. Email to: hrinfo@jaxport.com