Georgia Ports Authority

Career Opportunities


In an effort to enhance the job application process for our applicants, the Georgia Ports Authority will be transitioning to a new application system that will require all applicants to upload and submit a resume.  A resume must be uploaded and submitted in order to be considered for employment with GPA.

We appreciate your patience during this transition process; however, we are confident that you will find that our new application system is simple and easy to use.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Current Job Openings

Title Location Summary
Electronic Mechanical Technician Brunswick, GA

Under the supervision of the EMT Foreman, the Electronic Mechanical Technician inspect, services, and repairs electrical, electronic, mechanical, and hydraulic systems for cranes.

Market Research & Development Manager Savannah, GA

Under the general direction of the Manager of Marketing & Business Development, designs and implements market research and economic analysis to assist with marketing strategy and policy planning for the Trade Development Division.

Protective Services Officer (PSO) Savannah, GA

Under the supervision of the On Duty Shift Supervisor, the Protective Services Officer (PSO) controls traffic gates, directs motor vehicle traffic and motorized heavy equipment, checks proper authorization and identification of all cargo, property, or persons entering or exiting the terminal. Redirects or interdicts unauthorized persons or vehicles off of or away from the facility.  Monitors, manipulates cameras and surveillance equipment; dispatches, alerts and communicates with port police, emergency services or other agencies or departments through computers, radio equipment or other electronic devices. 


Police Communications Officer (PCO) Savannah, GA

Under the supervision of the Watch Commander, the PCO maintains strict access to the security control center; protects and makes inquiries for information from the NCIC/GCIC terminal and dispatches police and emergency services utilizing multiple radios and computer aided dispatch equipment. Monitors and manipulates cameras and surveillance equipment.