JEA is one of the best places to work in Jacksonville. As one of the largest community-owned utilities in the nation, we offer our team members well-paying, professionally rewarding career opportunities. We also provide training, an excellent benefits package and exceptional career advancement opportunities.

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Best In Class

JEA Named Best-in-Class Employer

JEA was recognized as an organization that provides innovative solutions for creating organizational structures, workplace policies and total rewards, which inclusively engage and motivates its employees.

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Forbes 2022

JEA Selected 14th Among Forbes 2022 America's Best Midsize Employers

Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to compile this list by surveying 60,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees. Participants were asked to rate their willingness to recommend their own employers to friends and family, and to nominate organizations other than their own. The final list ranks the 500 midsize employers that received the most recommendations.

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Although creating electricity and treating water are our primary services, we have career opportunities at JEA for candidates of all backgrounds. We need the help of not only skilled engineers, but also accountants, managers, customer service representatives, and technology gurus. And with offices in various corners of Jacksonville, JEA’s talented team members work together to improve our community.
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Skilled Craft Apprenticeships

JEA offers well-paying, professionally rewarding career opportunities for skilled craft professionals. We also offer state-certified training, an excellent benefits package and exceptional career advancement opportunities.

If you are interested in applying for one of our apprenticeship programs, we invite you to become familiar with the application process, which includes a physical agility test.
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JEA Benefits and Total Rewards

At JEA, it pays to be a team member, and not just because we offer a competitive salary. We reward your time, talent and commitment with pay, benefits, retirement programs, healthcare coverage, and many more advantages. We call this Total Rewards.
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Cultural Diversity

At JEA, cultural competency is integrated into everything we do. Our managers understand the value of drawing upon the talent and intellect of team members from all walks of life. We’re a stronger company because of our rich tapestry of employees. Thanks to our diverse workforce, we are in a better position to meet the needs of all the customers we serve.
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Summer Co-Op Program

Our interns, co-ops and mentoring students work directly with JEA employees, who are trained to guide them through the work environment, while also teaching them about the utility industry. Students often get the chance to help complete special projects while working side-by-side with our team members.
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Our Hiring Philosophy

JEA is an equal opportunity/equal access employer and considers all applications for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, disability/handicap, Veteran status or any other protected group status under Federal, State, and local law. JEA provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

In agreement with Federal law, it is the policy of JEA to employ only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. If hired, proof of employment eligibility will be required. JEA only hires qualified candidates who are at least 18 years of age.

Completing an application does not constitute an implication, promise or guarantee of employment with JEA. If chosen for a position, all employment terms are governed by applicable pay plans, collective bargaining agreements, Civil Service and Personnel rules and regulations, as well as company management directives.

By submitting an application, you hereby certify that this form contains no willful misrepresentation or falsification; that information given by you is true and complete to the best of your knowledge and belief. Be aware that should an investigation of your employment, at any time, disclose any such misrepresentation or falsification, your application may be rejected, your name may be removed from the employment list and you may be disqualified from applying in the future for positions with JEA, and/or your employment with JEA may be terminated.
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