St. Joseph County Airport Authority (SJCAA) in South Bend, IN is seeking an enthusiastic, forward thinking individual for the position of Operations Specialist. This position is primarily responsible for supporting the Airport Authority’s mission, vision and values.
This position promotes the safety and security of airport users by ensuring compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations, Transportation Security Regulations as well as all other applicable statutes, regulations and requirements. Main duties include monitoring all airside and landside activity, responding to emergent and non-emergent operational issues, airfield condition reporting, and acting as liaison amongst airport management, tenants and the public. All employees are expected to be part of our customer service team as Dedicated Customer Care Specialists.
A Bachelor's degree in aviation management, business administration, or a related field is preferred; or in lieu of a degree, a minimum of two years of work experience at a commercial airport. Ability to pass a 10-year background and Criminal History Records Check required. Valid Driver’s License Required.
Weekends, holidays and shift work required.
Additional Salary Information: $17.50 per hr or Negiotable based on exp. Excellent benefits package includes, Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, Retirement, Employee Assistance Program, and much more!
Internal Number: 001
About South Bend International Airport
The South Bend international Airport's stated mission is to "serve the traveling public and community" and the airport's vision is to "pursue continuous improvement to be the first choice for travel by being a premier community asset through the service and facilities." The airport staff are the people who will make the mission and vision happen.
The airport has a total annual economic impact on the South Bend community in excess of $1.7 billion. The airport has four air carriers that provide nonstop flights to thirteen cities: Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Detroit, Fort Myers/Punta Gorda, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, New York City/Newark, Orlando/Sanford, Phoenix/Mesa, Sarasota/Bradenton and Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg.