Employment

Open positions at AVL:

 

Public Safety

Public Safety Officer

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking a Public Safety Officer. This position reports to the Department of Public Safety and responsibilities include combined duties of aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF), emergency medical response, and law enforcement. Basic Law Enforcement Certification (BLET) is required. This position requires the ability to work well in an emergency situation and must exercise independent judgment, discretion, and initiative in completing assignments. This position would include handling difficult situations, which could involve the public and requires considerable tact and knowledge of airport policies, procedures, and programs.
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. Position is open until filled. Starting salary is $36,000.00 annually and includes a competitive benefits package. 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: Public Safety Officer

 

Custodial

Custodial Technician


The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an individual for the position of Custodial Technician. This individual performs routine work in cleaning of all airport facilities. This position performs work involving cleaning and janitorial services. Work involves the use of a variety of cleaning tools and cleaning agents. Work includes the performance of routine, established tasks such as cleaning restrooms, collecting garbage from garbage cans, restocking restroom supplies, and cleaning offices.

Completion of high school or equivalent education required. Experience working in the custodial field is preferred.

To apply for this position you may go to either Express Employment Professionals at 1979 Hendersonville Road, Suite B, Asheville, NC 28803 – Phone # 828-654-8101 or Trace Employment at 3 Walden Ridge Drive, Suite 300, Asheville, NC 28803 – Phone # 828-654-0310. Resumes and references can also 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. Position is open until filled.  This position requires a detailed background investigation.

Download a PDF with full description: Custodial Technician

 

To apply for a position at AVL:

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. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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.