Employment

Employment

The Savannah Airport Commission is charged with the operation and management of Savannah/Hilton Head International. Applications will only be accepted for position vacancies listed below. The Savannah Airport Commission is an Equal Employment Opportunity and a Drug-Free Workplace employer. 

Employment with the Savannah Airport Commission is contingent upon receipt of the applicant's satisfactory verification of a minimum seven years previous employment history, a clean driving record and a criminal background investigation/record. Job applicants will also be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment physical to include drug testing.


Savannah Airport Commission Employment Application

Note:  Adobe Reader is required in order to view, print, or submit the Employment Application.  There is no cost to download, install or use the Adobe Reader software.  To download the most current version of Adobe Reader click the following link. Download Adobe Reader.

Electronically File Your Application:

The Savannah Airport Commission Application can be obtained here: Download Application. 

Download and save the application to your computer from the link above.  Once the application has been saved, open the application with Adobe Reader and complete the necessary information.  Click the submit button once you are finished.

Paper Application:

If you wish to bring your application to the airport, download and save the application to your computer from the link above.  Once the application has been saved, open the application with Adobe Reader and print the blank application to fill in manually, or complete the necessary information and print once you are finished.  


Baggage Porter

Applications are being accepted for temporary Baggage Porter positions. During hours of operation, checked baggage and oversize items will be transported by porters from the airline ticket counter to the sortation system until construction is completed. This job requires frequently lifting bags or items weighing up to 50 pounds. This job also requires occasionally lifting bags or items weighing between 50 and 70 pounds. Work tasks include bending, stooping and twisting, standing, and walking. Work tasks are repetitive such as loading and stacking bags. Assisting Mobility Services staff as required. This includes transportation of wheelchair passengers and operating an electric cart along the concourse to the boarding gates. Coordinates with Airport Dispatch Office as appropriate. Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA).Starting Rate: $12.63 per hour.

Applications may be downloaded from our website www.savannahairport.com and may be submitted electronically through our website or they will be accepted, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at Savannah Airport Commission, 400 Airways Avenue, 3rd Floor, Main Terminal Bldg., Savannah, GA 31408, through February 1, 2017. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.


 Jobsite Monitor

The Savannah Airport Commission is accepting applications for a temporary position as a Jobsite Monitor. The employee in this position will provide monitoring of jobsites specific to construction or terminal work sites.  This may include guarding gates, providing instructions to construction or jobsite workers and escorting contractors or jobsite workers.  The primary function of this position is to ensure that jobsites or construction sites are protected and only authorized contractors and workers are permitted access to the area.  The Jobsite Monitor will have an understanding of regulatory language specific to the AOA and Movement Area of the airfield.  The Jobsite Monitor is tasked with notifying the Airport Public Safety Department should an unauthorized person attempt to or enter the jobsite or construction site. Monitor the jobsite for compliance to the Airport Security Program and understand what airport credentials are accepted into jobsites or construction zones. Notify the Airport Public Safety Department should an unauthorized individual attempt to access the construction zone or jobsite. Provide instruction and direction to construction workers and jobsite workers. Attend weekly safety and security briefings at the jobsite or construction area. Monitor the movement area of the airfield and ensure contractor vehicles do not access the movement area of the airfield. Ensure all construction workers are out of the construction site and gates are locked and secure before leaving the work site. Contact an airport operations official for breaks and lunch to monitor the exit lane during your break. Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to the AOA, sterile area or secured area. Starting Salary: $12.63 per hour.

Applications may be downloaded from our website www.savannahairport.com and may be submitted electronically through our website or they will be accepted, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Savannah Airport Commission, 400 Airways Avenue, 3rd Floor, Main Terminal Bldg., Savannah, GA 31408, through February 15, 2017.  NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

 


OTHER AIRPORT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Want to work for the airlines, rental car agencies, retail shops or one of the restaurants located at the airport? Please contact the tenant listed below for more information regarding employment with their agencies. Please note, online applications for airport tenant vacancies cannot be accepted by the Airport Commission.


Jetstream Ground Services

 Jetstream Ground Services, Inc., a Florida based commercial aviation ground support company currently has Ramp Agent positions available at the Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport in Savannah, GA. The Company offers, Paid Time Off (PTO), Medical and Dental Insurance, 401(K), and Paid Holidays.
Don't miss the opportunity to join our team! Contact Jetstream Ground Services at (912) 964-1037 to apply.

Position: Ramp Agent

Location: SAV

Compensation: $8.50hr

Job Responsibilities:

Must display a constant sense of heightened safety awareness as well as a sense of urgency working in an environment that requires consistency in both areas while performing job expectations. • Must be able to safely operate ground equipment in close proximity of aircraft, other ground equipment and ramp personnel. • Must be able to repeatedly stand, kneel, bend, stoop and crawl into cargo compartments of aircraft. • Must be able to repeatedly lift 50-75 pounds without complication. • Assist with load and unload of baggage, cargo, mail and freight. • Assist with all aspects of ground servicing of aircraft including security checks, cabin cleaning, potable water, lavatory servicing, and trash removal. • Must be able to perform repetitive tasks while ensuring accuracy of duties. • Must fully understand and comply with contents described in the Employment Manual. • Perform any other ground servicing duties assigned by Leads, Supervisors and Managers as they arise.
Must be willing to work in inclement weather
Qualifications:

Must qualify through 10 year background investigation without any pending prosecutions and no disqualifying criminal history. (Disqualifying crimes are listed on the front page of the application.) • Must have a valid driver's license. • Must have a reliable source of transportation. • Must be flexible, willing to work weekends, holidays and extended shifts based on operational needs. • Must be willing and able to work in a team environment where duties are delegated from various levels of management.

Contact Jetstream Ground Services at (912) 964-1037 to apply.


Description
 
Position Summary:
 
Under the supervision of the lead agent and/or supervisor on duty, Ramp Agents are responsible for marshalling aircraft in and out of the gate, loading, unloading and sorting freight, mail and baggage in a safe manner while also achieving on-time departures and arrivals. Ramp Agents may also be responsible for servicing aircraft lavatories, cleaning aircraft, restocking items, deicing and other duties as delegated.
 
Essential Functions:
  • Marshalls aircraft on the ramp including directing, assisting and parking all arriving, departing and towed aircrafts in accordance with safety policy and procedures.
  • Performs wing walker duties to protect the aircraft wing from equipment in the path of pushback and maintains visual contact with the pushback driver to alert the driver of any danger.
  • Lifts, loads/unloads, sorts and transfers passenger baggage, airmail, freight and company material in and out of aircraft bins, belt loader or baggage carts in a safe manner and within specific time constraints.  
  • Maintains safety and security of the ramp at all times and complies with safety procedures and station policies.
  • Reads and verifies the city and flight number for every bag to ensure correct loading of customer bags.
  • Communicates with Operations, Flight Crew personnel and other ground personnel concerning arrival/departure information in a professional manner.
  • Drives/operates ramp equipment, including but not limited to bag tugs, belt loaders, aircraft tow tractors and water and lavatory servicing vehicles in a safe manner.
  • Services aircraft as needed to include cleaning lavatories and cabin and restocking items.
  • Arrives to work on time and at assigned post to ensure prompt servicing of the aircraft and on time departures.
  • May work in the baggage make-up area and prioritize baggage load for delivery to the proper aircraft for loading.
  • Ensures GSE equipment is in proper working order.
  • Other duties as assigned.
 
This description is intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills and abilities. Particular functions, tasks and requirements may vary or be added depending upon the location and operational requirements. The text on this site does not represent a contract of employment and the company reserves the right to change this job description and/or assign tasks for the employee to perform, as the Company may deem appropriate.
 
DAL Global Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Vets/Disabled
 


The Paradies Shops - Part Time Sales Associates

Sales Associates at The Paradies Shops use First Class Service standards each and every day to assist customers and process sales transactions. A typical day includes greeting customers as they enter our stores, assisting customers in making purchase decisions, answering questions regarding location, price and use of merchandise, processing sales transactions and thanking each customer for shopping with The Paradies Shops. Our Sales Associates take care of each customer and go the extra mile to make each customer feel like he or she is #1.

Must be available to work evening, weekends, holidays and early am shifts.

Please send resume to  whse9130@paradies-na.com


Sunglass Hut - Part Time Associate and Part Time Sales Supervisor

Looking for a fun, flexible environment where you can grow your career? Sunglass Hut has an energetic, fashion-forward culture and diverse career paths for all types of talented people. As part of Luxottica Group, the world's largest eyewear company, Sunglass Hut offers competitive benefits, valuable training and unlimited growth opportunities.

Contact Sunglass Hut to apply: (912) 966-0496


Boxell Aerospace Company

Boxell Aerospace is hiring for a Part time Staff / on Call Line Maintenance Technician for our line maintenance operation at Savannah Hilton Head International Airport supporting FAA part 121 Passenger Carriers flying mixed fleets (Must Hold FAA A&P License and have Part 121 or Part 135 or Part 145 Experience). 

Please email Resume to Careers@boxell.com

Click here for more details: http://www.boxell.com/About/News/Boxell-Aerospace-Is-Hiring!!.aspx


Airline Employment

For information regarding employment and career opportunities with the airlines at Savannah/Hilton Head International, interested candidates should refer to their specific websites listed in the Airline section of our website for current job openings and positions.

Restaurant Employment

For information regarding employment and career opportunities with HMS Host, interested candidates can visit the HMS Host Careers website for more information.

Rental Car Agencies

For information regarding employment and career opportunities with the rental car agencies at Savannah/Hilton Head International, interested candidates should refer to their specific websites listed in the Rental Car section of our website for current job openings and positions.