Charlottesville Albemarle Airport Authority is seeking an experienced diesel/gasoline mechanic for the position of Equipment Technician for the Airport. Responsibilities include repairs and preventive maintenance on all vehicles and airport equipment to include heavy-duty equipment such as dump trucks, snow plows and Aircraft firefighting vehicles and ground maintenance equipment such as mowers and tractors. This position serves as a member of aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) team for CHO Airport. Successful applicant required to pass Aircraft Rescue & Firefighting certification which is provided in-house within 1 year of hire date and required to maintain certification. On-call snow/ice removal is required. Schedules may include weekdays, weekends, evening shifts and holidays. Airport Authority Application is required. Application and full job description available online at www.gocho.com. Applications may be emailed to Connie Cook: firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until position filled.
Must successfully complete all required Fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Checks and employment background check, pass a pre-employment drug screening and continually possess a valid Virginia driver's license with driving record insurable by Authority's automobile liability carrier.
Additional Salary Information: A higher entry rate may be considered based on experience.
About Charlottesville Albemarle Airport Authority
The Charlottesville Albemarle Airport (CHO) is a non-hub, commercial service airport offering one-stop international and domestic destinations, as well as daily non-stop flights around the U.S. We are served by Delta, United Express and American Airlines offering over 50 daily non-stop flights to and from Charlotte, Philadelphia, New York/LaGuardia, Washington/Dulles, Atlanta, and Chicago.