Employment Opportunities

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.

HVAC TECHNICIAN II

Possibility of evening shift (3pm-11pm) and weekend shift. Performs trouble-shooting, repairs, and preventive maintenance on heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems and equipment. Performs related work as required. Equipment will include but is not limited to heat pumps, rooftop heating and cooling units, chillers, compressors, boilers, cooling towers, pumps, variable air boxes, fan terminal units, exhaust fans, air handling units, thermostats, and all electrical, electronic, and direct digital control systems associated with HVAC systems. Interfaces with computers associated with facility HVAC control and energy management systems. Makes routine and complex plumbing repairs as required. Works with electrician and electronics technician in keeping all HVAC system controls maintained and operational. Writes reports, completes forms, and orders repair materials. Regular, routine attendance at work is required. Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Adminstration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area. Must have knowledge of the tools and methods of the trade; knowledge of pertinent city, county or state building codes and safety requirements; ability to carry out oral and written instructions; ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in or from standardized situations; ability to interpret a variety of instructions and regulations furnished in written, oral or diagrammatic form; ability to prepare rough sketches of work; ability to exercise judgement in selection of most cost-effective materials; physical ability to perform the required activities and to handle the required materials and equipment. Ability to lift 50-100 pounds, ability to effectively manipulate hand tools. Read and comprehend plans. Ability to climb, crawl, bend, stoop and stretch. Legibly and accurately record information on various report forms. Ability to communicate using a two-way radio system and vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens. Possession of a valid Georgia Driver’s License.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

High school diploma, apprenticeship or technical school training, 5-8 years recent experience as a journeyman HVAC technician. Extensive safety training desirable. Experience in using computers. Familiarity with Microsoft Windows  and CADD desirable. Above average written communication skills. EPA Section 608 Certification is required for opening a system or container holding a controlled refrigerant, to include the recovery of same refrigerants.

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.

GROUND TRANSPORTATION STARTER

Under supervision of the Director of Landside Facilities, the Ground Transportation Starter will enforce airport rules and regulations and ordinances of the city of Savannah as they pertain to Ground Transportation Services at the Airport and provide information and assistance to passengers, tenants and other airport users. This is a non-exempt position as defined under FLSA. Must present a professional image and positive attitude, be courteous and knowledgeable at all times when dealing with passengers and airport ground transportation operators. Must cordially and professionally inform passengers of the ground transportation services available, provide fare and other information about the Airport to passengers. Must determine the number of taxicabs needed to report to the terminal curbside to satisfy the passenger demand and will request the appropriate number of vehicles, whether they are full service or limited service, when necessary. Should the Ground Transportation Starter observe any vehicle safety problems, he/she will take appropriate action as directed. Must perform operator inspections to ensure the proper uniform is worn and personal hygiene is acceptable. Ability to effectively communicate (verbally and written) with others. Ability to work with the general public and Ground Transportation operators. Ability to read, analyze, interpret and explain (verbally and in writing) documents. Knowledge of Savannah and the surrounding communities. Hearing ability to detect emergency broadcast communications; communicate using a two-way radio system; vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens is required. Ability to make competent judgment decisions with minimum supervision, and organize and maintain a variety of tasks. Ability to lift 70 pounds. Ability to climb, crawl, bend, stoop and stretch, work in all types of weather conditions. Possession of a valid Georgia Driver’s License. High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Computer literate.

Starting Salary $12.88 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 May 28, 2018. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

GENERAL TRADES CRAFTSMAN SEMI-SKILLED II

Savannah Airport Commission is hiring for two (2) full-time positions. Possibility of evening shift (3pm-11pm) and weekend shift. 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. Five 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.

CERTIFIED PUBLIC SAFETY 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: $17.45 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.

AIRFIELD OPERATIONS AREA TECHNICIAN, LEVEL III

The Airfield Operations Area Technician, Level III performs maintenance of Airport runways, taxiways, lighting systems, and grounds and performs work related as required. Also performs inspections and operational duties on the Air Operations Area in accordance with FAR Part 139 and the Savannah Airport Commission’s Airport Certification Manual. Participates in the maintenance and repair of airport runways, taxiways, grounds, lighting systems, counterpoise systems, and drainage systems. Participates in the maintenance and repair of runway/taxiway markings, pavement surface, joint repairs, security gates, fencing, vehicles, wildlife management. Maintains approach and transitional slopes to runways and around the airport. Operates related equipment in a safe manner. Conducts daily, monthly, and quarterly inspections of the Airfield Operations Area as outlines in the Airport Certification Manual. Troubleshoots, operates, and maintains the Computerized Lighting Control System. Assists the Engineering Department with airfield construction projects. Operates road grader, backhoe, sweeper, tractors, mowers, sprayers, and other equipment as required. Submits material requests to supervisor for purchase of items required to accomplish assigned tasks. May assist in fuel farm operations.

Position Requirements & Qualifications
■ High school graduate or GED equivalent required.
■ Three or more years’ experience in airfield electrical systems and pavement repair work required.
■ Training courses in electrical diagnostics and repair of airfield lighting and control systems desired.
■ Ability to communicate using a two-way radio system and the telephone.
■ Ability to effectively communicate (verbally and/or written) with others.
■ Ability to legibly and accurately record and prepare information on various reporting forms.
■ Ability to read, interpret, and explain applications, regulations, plans, and specifications.
■ Possess knowledge of maintenance equipment, tools, and materials used in the field of airport or public works maintenance.
■ Possess knowledge of skills required in pavement repairing, drainage structures, construction procedures, and electrical systems.
■ Possess knowledge of vehicle and equipment operations.
■ Possess knowledge of plans and blueprint reading and interpretation.
■ 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: $18.75 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 May 25, 2018. NO PHONE CALLS ACCEPTED.

AIRFIELD OPERATIONS AREA TECHNICIAN, LEVEL II

Under direct supervision participates in the maintenance and repair of Airport runways, taxiways, grounds, lighting systems, counterpoise systems, drainage systems, runway/taxiway markings, pavement surface, joint repairs, security gates, fencing, vehicles, wildlife management and related equipment in a safe and efficient manner. Conducts daily, monthly and quarterly inspections of the Air Operations Area as outlined in the Airport Certification Manual. Troubleshoots, operates and maintains the Computerized Lighting Control System.  Operates road grader, backhoe, sweeper, tractors, mowers and other equipment as required.  Submits material requisitions for purchase of items required to accomplish assigned tasks.  Maintains approach and transitional slopes to runways and around airport.  May assist in fuel farm operations. Regular routine attendance at work is required. Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA). 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 maintenance equipment, tools and materials used in the field of airport or public works maintenance; knowledge of methods, techniques and practices of airport or public works maintenance; knowledge of skills required in pavement repairing, drainage structures, construction procedures, electrical systems; knowledge of vehicle and equipment operations; ability to read, interpret and explain applications regulations, plans and specifications, ability to prepare reports and maintain effective relationships with associates. Familiarity with FAA Part 139 and TSAR Part 1542, associated advisory circulars and the airport certification manual. Ability to perform troubleshooting techniques on airfield lighting power and control systems, with supervision.  Ability to operate heavy equipment, lift 50 – 100 pounds and effectively manipulate hand tools.  Assist and carry or transport injured victims in a disaster situation.  Read and comprehend plans.  Legibly and accurately record information on various report forms.  Communicate using a two-way radio system.  Vision ability of 20/20 with corrected lens. High school graduate or equivalent with two years work with airfield electrical systems and pavement repair work. Required training courses in electrical diagnostics and repair of airfield lighting and control systems.

Starting Rate: $17.45 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 May 25, 2018. 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@savannahairport.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.

Jetstream Ground Services: Ramp Agent

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: $9.00 hr

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.

Jetstream Ground Services: Part Time Customer Service Agent

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: Part Time Customer Service Agent

Location: SAV

Compensation: $10.00 hr

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.

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.