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SAVANNAH AIRPORT COMMISSION EMPLOYMENT

The Savannah Airport Commission is charged with the operation and management of Savannah/Hilton Head International. 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. Applications will only be accepted for position vacancies listed below.

GENERAL TRADES CRAFTSMAN SEMI-SKILLED II

Performs semi-skilled building, grounds and equipment maintenance repair. Duties require ability in such trades as carpentry, electrical, locksmithing, plumbing, sheet metal work, masonry, and painting. Incumbent may be assigned duties under supervision in a specialized area or may perform duties relative to a number of skilled trades with supervision. Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA). Regular, routine attendance at work is required. Considerable knowledge of the use and application of skilled trades equipment, tools and materials relevant to the area of assignment. Considerable ability to determine types of materials required to perform assigned tasks and to accomplish assigned duties in a skilled fashion requiring minimal supervision. Working skill in reading, writing, and basic mathematics. Considerable skill in the use of tools and equipment applicable to the area of assignment such as planners, power saws, levels, tension applications, files, picks, drills, spray guns, cutting equipment, grinders, rip saws, pipe threaders, routers, cement mixers, soldering irons, pipe dils, pipe crimping machines, flare tools and glass cutters. Ability to operate heavy equipment. Ability to effectively manipulate hand tools. Assist and carry or transport injured personnel in a disaster situation. Ability to read and comprehend plans. Ability to legibly and accurately record information on various report forms. Ability to communicate using a two-way FM radio system. Ability to kneel, bend, stretch, and crawl. Must possess a valid Georgia Drivers’ License. As a safety precaution, hearing ability to detect noises. Vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Graduation from a recognized high school or equivalent. Two years of experience as a general trades craftsman in a trade appropriate to the area of assignment. Experience in effectively operating tractors, backhoes, motor graders and other heavy equipment.

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. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

ELECTRICIAN I

The Electrician I performs under the direction of the Master Electrician and Facilities Manager. The Electrician I performs skilled electrical work by constructing, installing, maintaining and repairing various electrical wiring systems, electrical controls and electric machinery, as well as, equipment in buildings and the airfield lighting system.

■ Installs, maintains, and repairs electrical wiring systems, switches, distributions panels and outlet boxes, as well as, a wide variety of electrical fixtures and equipment.
■ Inspects, maintains, cleans, repairs, tests and adjusts equipment, circuits, light sockets, lighting fixtures, fans, switches, heating appliances, fire alarms, transformers, regulators, rectifiers, solenoids, rheostats, monitoring systems, and electrical shop equipment.
■ Tests circuits and equipment by use of volUohm meter and meggar.
■ Measures, cuts, threads, bends, assembles, and installs conduits.
■ Inserts, splices and connects wires to fixtures, outlets, switches, receptacles, and power source.

Position Requirements & Qualifications

• Electrician’s license preferred.
• Completion of formal electrical course work in a technical school or military setting.
• Possession of a valid Georgia Driver’s License.
• Knowledge of tools and methods of the trade.
• Knowledge of pertinent city, county, or state building codes and safety requirements.
• Ability to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA).
• Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in or from standardized situations.
• Ability to exercise judgment in the selection of most cost-effective materials.
• Completion of assignments in conformance with specifications, city, state, and federal electrical codes in a timely and effective manner.

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. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

AIRPORT POLICE OFFICER

The Public Safety Officer is required to perform the following: participate in security and other training programs as prescribed by the Airport regulations and policies; ensure that all public areas are properly lighted, controls cases of disturbance, public nuisance, and when necessary, requests assistance from state, or municipal agencies; keep unauthorized persons out of restricted areas; provide general information to passengers and the general public as required; keep supervisors informed of difficulties and problems as related to landside, airside and terminal operations; provide security for passengers and airline personnel during boarding of aircraft in accordance with the Airport Security Program: respond to emergencies and emergency situations (airside and landside) as required; provide notification for emergency medical assistance to sick and injured. Check for all safety hazards, i.e., liquid spills, extension cords, and other hazards to the public traveling through the airport; perform other related work as required.

Investigate incidents, vehicle accidents, enforce traffic laws and regulations and regulate traffic as required. Patrol landside vehicle parking areas and streets, trailer and industrial park areas; inspect Savannah Airport Commission, and tenant buildings and facilities, including the Airport terminal, ramp, Air Cargo Building, Commission Maintenance facility, tenant fuel farms, etc., to detect safety and security problems, hazards or infractions. Respond to calls. Must have ability to work harmoniously with supervisors, management, and co-workers.

QUALIFICATIONS

Walk long distances and stand on feet for long periods of time is to be expected of any officer. Officers must maintain the ability to drive a car, small truck or 4-wheel drive vehicle. Officer will be accountable to meet the physical and mental standards of POST, as well as the ability to fire a weapon and qualify. Must be able to run in pursuit of a suspect and respond to a request for help from the checkpoint. A hearing ability to detect noises, emergency or other radio transmissions is necessary along with vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens. Officer must obtain the ability to lift 75 to 125 pounds and may be required to assist and carry and/or transport injured personnel in a disaster situation.

Starting Salary: $19.24 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. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

TRAFFIC/SAFETY PATROL SPECIALIST

The Traffic Security Agent will provide for the safety and security of traffic approaching the terminal on upper and lower level curbside. Duties include directing traffic to ensure the terminal traffic is moving efficiently during peak and non-peak periods of the day. In addition to traffic flow the Traffic Security Agent will monitor unattended vehicles parked at curbside and advise the Airport Communications Center of illegally parked vehicle. During non-peak periods the Traffic Security Agent will patrol the parking decks for suspicious activity. The primary function of this position is to keep traffic moving and assist our passengers and airport visitors as they approach the terminal. Providing good customer service to our passengers and visitors to the airport is essential to this position. The Traffic Security Agent is tasked with notifying the Airport Public Safety Department should they observe suspicious activity or a suspicious individual. This is a temporary position.

Position Requirements & Qualifications
■ High school graduate or GED equivalent required.
■ Ability to make competent judgment decisions related to assigned duties.
■ Ability to communicate using a two-way radio system and the telephone.
■ Ability to effectively communicate (verbally and/or written) with others.
■ Ability to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to the AOA (Airfield Operations Area), sterile area, or secured area.
■ Possession of a valid GA Driver’s License.

Starting Rate: $13.40 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 28, 2019. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

FLOOR CARE SPECIALIST

Performs hard floor and carpet cleaning tasks assigned by Supervisor and/or Shift Leader.  Duties are scheduled and are performed under general supervision. This position is not considered safety sensitive or require access to the safety sensitive areas as required under Part 1542.

  • Performs floor care duties, carpet cleaning and maintenance work in buildings and offices.
  • Sweeps, machine scrubs, mops, strips, waxes and buffs floors.
  • Operates automatic floor scrubber, buffer, burnisher and other powered floor care/cleaning equipment.
  • Vacuums, performs spot removal, wet extraction, and dry cleaning of all carpet types;
  • Operates wide-area vacuum, wet extraction machine, and spot removal machine.
  • Regular, routine attendance at work is required.
  •  Work schedules, to include rotating shifts, hours of work and days off may be changed at any time at the discretion of the supervisor.
  • Knowledge of floor care materials and chemicals, methods and procedures.
  • Knowledge of carpet cleaning materials and chemicals; methods and procedures for wet extraction, spotting techniques, spin bonnet cleaning and dry cleaning.
  • Physical ability to perform the required activities and to handle the materials and equipment used in carpet cleaning and floor care work.
  • Ability to lift 25-50 pounds.
  • Ability to bend, stretch, reach and perform work on hands and knees.
  • Ability to maneuver heavy cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to hear and read detailed instructions and schedules in order to complete duties.
  • Vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens.

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., GA 31408,  Savannah. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

INSIDER THREAT MITIGATION UNIT AGENT (ITMU)

The employee in this position will observe individuals who may potentially pose a risk to the airport as a threat against civil aviation. The primary function of this position will be to engage with various credential holders while working in the regulated areas of the airport logging reports as well as noting behaviors of suspicious individuals or activities. He or she will generate written reports to the Director of Operations of the ITMU Agent’s findings. The ITMU Agents will have a good understanding of regulatory requirements, behavioral detection methodology and be certified in Suspicious Indicator Recognition and Assessment (SIRA)™ within 6 months of employment as an ITMU Agent.

Graduation from an accredited high school required or general education degree (GED). Must posses a valid state issued driver’s license. Airport security experience preferred. Ability to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA).

Salary Rate: Dependent on Qualifications.

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., GA 31408,  Savannah. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

HOW TO APPLY

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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. Use the upload fields below to submit your completed application and résumé (optional).

If you are experiencing any problems with your application, please contact us at hr@flySAV.com.

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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.

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.

Delta Global Services: Ramp Agent

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

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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: Part Time Staff/On-Call Line Maintenance Technician

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

Beads on the Vine: Part Time Sales Associate

A premiere hand crafted jewelry kiosk and family owned business is seeking a creative jewelry maker and Sales Associate to provide exceptional service to the travelers at the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport. We will enhance your jewelry making skills and educate you on merchandising, technique, and product.

Required to work holidays, evenings, and weekends.

Please forward your resumes to shopbeadsonthevine@yahoo.com

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 Agency Employment

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.