Essential Duties This is technical and specialized work in which class incumbents provide airport security. Work involves monitoring and enforcing day-to-day security at the airport facility and coordinating the response to airport emergencies, which may include periods of high stress. Operates airport surveillance, access control, fire alarm, flight information, communications and building management systems. Provides dispatch services and coordinates police, fire, emergency medical services and airport operations’ response to emergency and non-emergency calls for service. Identifies safety and security violations and reports suspicious activities. Provides customer services such as answering questions, giving directions, and helping customers to resolve complaints and requests for information. Maintains activity logs and other records. Uses checklists in the performance of duties. Performs related work as required.
Closing Date: July 3, 2020 at 5pm ET
Salary Range: $12.92 to $29.61/hourly. Estimated hiring rate approximately $15.50/hour
Visit www.talgov.com careers link for instructions on how to apply
Minimum Training and Experience Possession of an associate’s degree in aviation management, business administration, criminal justice or a related field; or two years of experience that includes airport operations, airline operations, public safety communications, or military service; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Necessary Special Requirements In accordance with 49 CFR Part 1542, employees must successfully complete a fingerprint-based criminal history records check and personal background check prior to employment. Must possess a valid Class E state driver's license at the time of appointment.
About Tallahassee International Airport
The Tallahassee International Airport serves a diverse group of users, including airlines, commuter and charter services, scheduled air cargo operations, corporate aviation, light aircraft training, and a wide variety of other business-oriented and private general aviation activities.
The City of Tallahassee owns and operates the Tallahassee International Airport. The Airport facility is located on a 2,743 acre site, seven miles southwest of the city's central business district and within the corporate city limits. The Airports market service area includes a 100 mile radius, Tallahassee and 32 counties in Florida, Georgia and Alabama.