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Provides administrative support to the Executive Director and the Tri-Cities Airport Authority.


  • Adaptability, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Coordinate meetings with stakeholders who have varying scheduling needs.
  • Record and transcribe meeting minutes
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and be able to effectively prioritize work.
  • Proficient in using various computer programs, including Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Zoom, Adobe, and calendar and project management software.  Computer proficiency in using PowerPoint.
  • Event coordination with minimal supervision.
  • Effectively communicate both verbally and written with a broad range of individuals and personalities.
  • Associate’s Degree or higher in business management preferred or equivalent experience in administrative roles and ressponsiblities. 
  • Three years administrative and clerical experience preferred.
  • Possess valid driver license.

Working Conditions/Environment:

Job is performed in a well-lighted, well-vented, modern office setting.  Job requires constant sitting tolerance with occasional bending, twisting, stooping, and lifting of up to 20 pounds.  Frequent exposure to computer display terminal.

Submit resume to yakley@triflight.com.
Open until filled.  EOE/AA


The Tri-Cities Airport Authority is seeking experienced candidates for full-time position in our Building Services Department.  This position is responsible for general cleaning of Airport facilities.


  • High school or equivalent diploma
  • Knowledge of operation of power cleaning equipment and application of cleaning products and chemicals
  • 5 years experience
  • Be able to lift up to 50 lbs. repetitiously without assistance
  • Ability to work without supervision

Full-Time will be a 40-hour work week with benefits.

Submit resume to:
Tri-Cities Airport Authority
2525 Highway 75 – Suite 301
Blountville, TN 37617 or email to yakley@triflight.com

AA/EOE/M/F/V/D Employer

Member of TN Drug Free Workplace Program


Seeking an experienced candidate for general maintenance duties. Maintenance 1 – Full-Time/40 hours per week, eligible for benefits.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver license
  • Knowledge and experience in use of mowers, tractors, weed trimmers, chain saws, hand tools, power tools and other equipment to maintain Airport property
  • Basic knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry, property maintenance.
  • Capable of lifting up to 100 lbs. repetitiously without assistance
  • Ability to work on platform lift to heights up to 60 ft.

Application available to pick up from:
Tri-Cities Airport
Airport Services Counter
2525 Highway 75
Blountville, TN 37617

Submit completed application along with resume to:
Tri-Cities Airport Authority
Human Resource Department
2525 Highway 75, Suite 301
Blountville, TN 37617


Open until filled.


Seeking an experienced candidate for providing law enforcement, fire fighting, emergency medical services and security for all Airport owned property and facilities.

Applicant must be 21 years of age and possess State of Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)certification for law enforcement officer. Experience preferred.

Required Education/Training:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to obtain certification as Aircraft Rescue and Firefighter and Fire Fighter I.
  • Emergency Medical Responder certification preferred

Submit resume packet, including copy of academy diploma & transcript of basic training curriculum to: Tri-Cities Airport Authority, Human Resource Dept., 2525 Highway 75 – Suite 301, Blountville, TN 37617 AA/EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability

Open until filled. 

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If you are interested in employment with an airline, please contact the airline directly.


If you are interested in working for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) as a Transportation Security Screener or in administrative, supervisory and management positions, click here to visit the TSA website.
Tri-Cities Airport Authority is not responsible for the employment of these screeners.


If you are interested in working for the Federal Aviation Administration click here to visit the FAA website.
Tri-Cities Airport Authority is not responsible for the employment of these positions.

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Additional Information for Business

Tennessee Aviation Economic Impact Study

Requests for Proposals

Avigation Easements Acquisitions

None at this time.

This department oversees the ticket counter and provides ground handling services for Allegiant and various charter operations throughout the year.  For more information or to arrange ground handling service, please contact Airline Services at 423-325-6086.

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