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TRI-CITIES AIRPORT AUTHORITY EMPLOYMENT

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER

The Tri-Cities Airport Authority (TCAA) is seeking an experienced candidate for providing law enforcement, fire fighting, emergency medical services and security for all TCAA-owned property and facilities.

Sample Responsibilities:

Patrols airport and responds to calls, insuring enforcement of all applicable Airport Authority rules and regulations and state, federal and local laws. Operates various communications equipment. Drives, operates and performs preventative maintenance and cleaning of aircraft crash/fire vehicles, police vehicles, equipment, etc. Enters wrecked or burning aircraft, vehicles, buildings and/or surrounding areas to rescue individuals. Provides emergency medical attention to airport users. Maintains certifications and attends applicable training programs. Performs other activities as may be requested or required.

Requirements:

  • Possess State of Tennessee Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certification for law enforcement officer.
  • Must be able to obtain certifications as Aircraft Rescue and Firefighter (ARFF), and Fire Fighter I.
  • Emergency Medical Responder certification preferred.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • High school diploma/GED.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Experience preferred.

Submit resume, copy of academy diploma, & transcript of basic training curriculum to:
Tri-Cities Airport Authority
Human Resource Department
2525 Highway 75, Suite 301
Blountville, TN 37617
or to
yakley@triflight.com

Open until filled.

EOE  AA  M/F/VET/Disability

Member of the Tennessee Drug Free Workplace Program


AIRLINE SERVICES AGENT

Part-time ticket counter customer service position utilizing a computerized reservation system. Will also assist with ramp and gate operations as needed, as well as loading/unloading of aircraft. Average of 10 hours per week depending on scheduled flights.

Education and Skill Requirements:

  • Effective customer service skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Skilled in using computers
  • Valid driver’s license
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous airline experience preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to repetitiously lift weights up to 70 lbs. without assistance
  • Pass pre-employment physical and drug screen

Position will require completion of training for ticket counter and, if needed, training for ramp operations.

Job is performed inside and outside in a variety of climates including adverse weather conditions. Requires constant movement from one work location to another. Frequent standing tolerance with bending, twisting, stooping, with overhead reach required. Job requires the ability to effectively communicate over a two-way radio.

Open until filled.

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

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

EOE  AA  M/F/VET/Disability
Member of the Tennessee Drug Free Workplace Program


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AIRLINE EMPLOYMENT

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

TSA EMPLOYMENT

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.

FAA EMPLOYMENT

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

None at this time

Highway 75 Land Release

Airport Authority Meetings

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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