The Airport Intern must be receiving college credits & be studying in Aviation Management or a related field in order to qualify for this position
The Airport Intern will join the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport team to complete a 12 week internship which covers all aspects of airport operation including wildlife and wetlands management, snow and ice removal, USDA, FAA and TSA regulations; ARFF, landside and airside operations to include line management & badging. The intern will also complete an airport related project which will be assigned based on the operational needs of the Airport.
Aspen/Pitkin County Airport will select one intern for our summer season and one intern for Fall semester.
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED and must be pursuing a degree in aviation management or a closely related field.
Two years University experience preferred.
Must be able to receive credit for this internship from a college program.
Required Licenses or Certifications:
Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record.
Additional Salary Information: Housing Assistance, Bus Pass provided.
Internal Number: AIR-20-00001
About Aspen Pitkin County Airport
Aspen Pitkin County Airport serves 270,000 passengers per year. Our "Snow Crew" have won the prestigious Balchen/Post Award for multiple years. This award is presented to airport snow and ice control teams who have demonstrated determination for excellence in their efforts to keep their airports open and safe. We are also about to embark on a very large Airport expansion project to increase services to our passengers. We are a Commercial and General Aviation airport & provide a wide range of experience and training opportunities to build your career in the industry!