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The Airport Authority is seeking a Communications Center Operator to monitor and operate the computer-based security access control system and communications center systems as a function of the duties of the TCAA Public Safety Department.

$15.00/hour 24 hours/week.

The successful candidate will possess effective verbal communication skills and have the ability to follow verbal and written directions; have basic computer knowledge with the ability to learn computer systems and programs.


  • High school diploma or equivalency.
  • Experience with two-way radio communication is preferred.

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

or email to yakley@triflight.com


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; State of Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certification for law enforcement office preferred, but not required.

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.


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Tri-Cities Airport Authority is not responsible for the employment of these positions.

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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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