The Greeley-Weld County Airport is currently hiring an Airport Management/Operations Intern. As an intern, you will be exposed to all different aspects of airport management. The internship is a 1-year paid 40-hour per week position. You will gain experience in fields such as Airport Administration, Airport Operations, Airport Finance, Airport Improvement, and Aircraft Rescue Firefighting. The airport will also be rehabilitating its main runway this summer so the intern will receive valuable construction experience.
In addition to learning about the aspects of airport management, you will also be exposed to several other aviation professionals giving you the opportunity to network and gain contacts in the field. The position pays $14/hr Monday-Friday. The schedule can be flexible for current students.
For more information about the airport or the position please visit: www.gxy.net
The minimum qualifications for the position are as follows: Minimum of senior status with a Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Management or a related field, be in good academic standing, and have a clean driving record.
The Greeley-Weld County Airport is located only 40 miles north of Denver, but outside of the Denver Class B Airspace. It is perfectly positioned to service the needs of all general and business aviation users. Greeley-Weld County Airport is one of the busiest general aviation airports in Colorado, with the longest runway north of Denver. We receive all types of aircraft from training aircraft, co...rporate jets, helicopters, and even home-built experimental aircraft. The airport is home to 30+ commercial, private, and corporate hangars as well as 12 t-hangar complexes owned by the airport. We are home to over 200 based aircraft. While not required of general aviation airports, the Greeley-Weld County Airport voluntarily provides Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) services to enhance the safety and operational capabilities of the airport. ARFF services are provided on a limited basis, and upon specific request by any aircraft operator. The Greeley-Weld County Airport is an integral part of the local community of Greeley, CO as well as the Colorado public-use airport system.