Jacksonville industry spotlight: Transportation hiring going strong

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Jacksonville's transportation industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 226 new jobs over the past week and 844 in the last month, ranking third among local industries, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

The transportation industry also came in third in terms of local employers adding new jobs. In the past month, 189 companies listed open jobs for Jacksonville-based workers in that area.

Top companies hiring locally in transportation include Reid Transportation, Accent Controls, Inc. and Floor & Decor.

Jobs posted by Reid Transportation in the past month in Jacksonville included truck drivers while Accent Controls, Inc. was hiring warehouse workers and forklift operators and Floor & Decor sought warehouse workers.

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