Employment

Open positions at AVL:

Marketing & PR Specialist

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an individual for the position of Marketing and Public Relations Specialist. This position is responsible for supporting the marketing department and the organization in the areas of: internal and external communication, media relations, event planning, community relations, advertising, marketing and promotional plans with outcomes that support AVL’s overall goals. This position is also responsible for supporting the in-terminal advertising program with creative services.

A Bachelor's degree in one of the following: communications, public relations, marketing, journalism or a related field. At least two years of experience in marketing/public relations is preferred.

Resumes and references should be submitted to Suzie Baker, Director of Administration, Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority, 61 Terminal Drive, Suite 1, Fletcher, NC 28732, or by email at sbaker@flyavl.com. Starting salary range is $36,000 to $38,000 and includes a competitive benefits package. Starting salary based on qualifications. A full job description and additional GARAA information can be viewed at www.flyavl.com. This position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Download a PDF with full description:  Marketing & PR Specialist
 

Public Safety Officer

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking a Public Safety Officer. Responsibilities include aircraft rescue and fire-fighting (ARFF), emergency medical response and law enforcement. This position requires working well in an emergency situation and must exercise independent judgment, discretion, and initiative in completing assignments and handling difficult public contact situations requiring considerable tact and knowledge of airport policies, procedures, and programs. Basic Law Enforcement Certification (BLET) is required.

Resumes & references should be submitted to: Suzie Baker, Director of Administration, Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority, 61 Terminal Drive, Suite 1, Fletcher, NC 28732, or by email to: sbaker@flyavl.com. Position is open until filled. Salary range is $36,000 - $48,000. A full job description can be viewed at www.flyavl.com. This position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Download a PDF with full description: Public Safety Officer

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 


Individuals interested in working for the GARAA may complete an employment application in the event another position opens. Applications are kept on file for six months. Completed applications may be mailed to:

Suzie Baker, Director of Administration
Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority
61 Terminal Drive, Suite 1
Fletcher, NC 28732

Employment Application (PDF)

Asheville Regional Airport Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Other opportunities at the Asheville Regional Airport may exist with our tenants. Each tenant is responsible for hiring its own employees, independent of the Airport Authority.