JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Florida is getting back to work.
New numbers from JAXUSA
, a group comprised of the Jax Chamber
and its partners, says it has plans for more than 2,600 new jobs this year.
That's more new jobs over a six month span since 2006, just before the recession, according to the group.
Northrop Grumman and Deutsche Bank are some of the companies doing the hiring.JAXUSA
says, at this rate, it could have its highest number of new jobs in ten years.
Company Industry No. of Planned New Jobs
•Bank of America Financial services 200
•Body Central Headquarters 75
•Coastal Cloud Headquarters 100
•Cory’s Thunder Headquarters 35
•Deutsche Bank Financial services 300
•Digital Risk Financial services 300
•Embraer Aviation/aerospace 80
•Energy Intelligence Worldwide Headquarters 100
•FedEx Dist/Logistics 150
•Hoegh Autoliners Dist/Logistics 20
•MMC America Inc. Health & Life Sciences 20
•Northrop Grumman Aviation/aerospace 400
•Railex Dist/Logistics 310
•SunGard Relius Business Sys. Financial services 170
•Total Quality Logistics Dist/Logistics 75
•United Health Group Medical 300