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Career Opportunities At Port Canaveral

We have some amazing projects coming up at the Port and we need great people with the vision and skills to help us move forward into an exciting future. If you're motivated to help make this happen, Port Canaveral may be the right place for you and you may be the next person to join our team!

Port Canaveral is a non-operating port in that Port tenants and sub-tenants provide most direct port operation services. For employment in these operational services (i.e. stevedore, pilot, porter, crane operator, etc.), please contact the companies in our Tenant Directory. You'll find the addresses and phone numbers you need there. For employment on cruise ships, contact the individual cruise lines listed in our Tenant Directory.

Employees of the Canaveral Port Authority take care of a variety of administrative and classified service duties. Our departments are listed below.

Marketing/Trade Development
Tenant Relations
Human Resources
Port Operations


Classified Service
Law Enforcement/Security (24/7 unarmed port security)
Terminal Operations (maintains appearance and cleanliness of cruise terminals)
Landscape Maintenance
Building Maintenance (general maintenance, electrical, plumbing, air conditioning, etc.)

We offer Port Authority employees an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, vision and life insurance. In addition, we have generous vacation and sick time accruals, eleven paid holidays and retirement accounts. We also offer direct deposit to our employees to help busy schedules flow more smoothly.

The Canaveral Port Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, marital status, or disability which does not preclude the performance of the essential functions of the job, with reasonable accommodations provided as necessary. We are committed to providing a safe work environment and require pre-employment drug screening, completion of a medical health questionnaire, medical evaluation, a driver's license check by the Department of Motor Vehicles and a federal criminal background check as part of our employment process.

POSITION: Assistant Director, Terminal Operations

SALARY: $63,000 - $68,000 per year

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POSITION: Maintenance Technician Level I

SALARY: $10.34 - $19.26

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POSITION: Landscape Maintenance Technician Level 1

SALARY: $9.75 hourly

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POSITION: Senior Director, Cruise Operations

SALARY: Negotiable

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POSITION: Senior Manager, Real Estate

SALARY: Negotiable

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POSITION: Senior Director, Facilities, Construction and Engineering

SALARY: Negotiable

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POSITION: Maintenance Technician Level I - HVAC

SALARY: $10.34 - $19.26 per hour

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How to Apply

You can apply online or via mail.

To apply by mail, click here to download a printable version of the Port Canaveral Employment Application. Then mail it to:

Canaveral Port Authority
Attn: Human Resources
445 Challenger Rd, Suite 301
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920

We look forward to hearing from you!


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