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Making Gainesville A Better Place To Live, Work and Play

Gainesville Regional Utilities, known as GRU, is a multi-service utility owned by the City of Gainesville. We are the 5th largest municipal electric utility in Florida.

Our combined services make us the most comprehensive utility service provider in the state. We serve approximately 93,000 retail and wholesale customers in Gainesville and surrounding areas, offering:

  • Electric
  • Natural gas
  • Water
  • Wastewater
  • Telecommunications services

GRU We Value Employees Who Care About Customers

Come and be a part of a caring organization in which you will have the opportunity to learn and grow to your greatest potential! You are not only getting a job when deciding to join GRU, you are getting the opportunity to make a difference in our community and enhance the Gainesville way of life everyday.

Job Opportunities

GRU Training Opportunities

Why Choose GRU?

In addition to a great work environment that allows you to make an impact on our award winning community, GRU offers competitive wages and a comprehensive package of benefits to help you grow both professionally and personally.

Benefits include:

  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid leave
  • 10 paid holidays per year
  • Pension plan
  • Deferred compensation plan
  • On-site fitness centers
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Interest free loans for fitness equipment
  • On-site medical staff
  • Wellness programs
  • Gainesville Corporate University (professional development training)

Solutions to Save You Time and Money

Your business needs reliable utility services to run smoothly. GRU offers a variety of options that go beyond basic utilities to help you save money and increase productivity.

Rebates and Incentives

We offer several programs to help business customers manage their energy use, save money and improve efficiency.

Fiber Optic Internet and Telecommunications

GRUComSM is the Gainesville area’s only all-fiber-optic network. We offer customizable Internet, data transport, networking, colocation and carrier services to meet all of your business’s telecommunications needs.

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