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​​​​​Jobs posted here are with the Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority

Departments include: Administration, Custodial, Finance, Guest Services, Information Technology, Maintenance, Marketing, Operations, Public Safety

  • Positions currently available are listed on this page.
  • To apply, click on the "APPLY NOW" button below each posting.
  • With any questions or concerns regarding the application process, please email HR@flyavl.com.

Operations + Maintenance

Airfield Maintenance Technician

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an individual for the position of Airfield Maintenance Technician. Primarily responsibilities include planning and executing small scale landscaping operations to maintain airfield movement area grounds and landscape of Asheville Regional airport. This position performs manual labor primarily involving mowing, trimming and clean-up to ensure that all areas on airport grounds are maintained and debris-free.  Performs routine repair, maintenance, preventative maintenance, and landscaping support to assure that airport grounds, landscaped areas, plants, shrubs, and grass are maintained in optimum condition. 

This position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT:
As a condition of employment, the selected candidate must provide proof of fully-vaccinated COVID-19 vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. 

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Maintenance Tech IV HVAC CEP

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an individual for the position of HVAC/Facilities maintenance technician. All applicants must have a basic understanding of building automation controls and hydronics to include boilers, chillers, pumps, and cooling towers. As well as air handling units, vav boxes, control valves, variable speed drives, and exhaust fans. Basic electrical knowledge and troubleshooting skills are also required. 5 years minimum experience working in the HVAC equipment and facilities maintenance field is required. An associate degree in related technology or trade area, or considerable related experience or combination of education and experience that produces the required knowledge, skills, and abilities listed above is preferred. Work also includes participation in a variety of skilled trades and technical work including lighting replacement or repairs, and cleaning; plumbing repairs, and installations; carpentry renovations and repairs; electrical and electronic system installation, maintenance, and repairs; and a variety of general maintenance work as assigned. This position is also required to assist in snow removal operations during inclement weather. 

This position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT:
As a condition of employment, the selected candidate must provide proof of fully-vaccinated COVID-19 vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. 

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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.


This position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT:
As a condition of employment, the selected candidate must provide proof of fully-vaccinated COVID-19 vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. 

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Marketing, Public Relations + Air Service

Marketing and PR Coordinator

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an individual for the position of Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator.  The job responsibilities include technical, administrative & project/program coordination support of the Department of Marketing and Public Relations in the areas of: internal and external communication, media relations, marketing and promotional plans, events, programs and customer service, with outcomes that support AVL’s overall goals.

An associate’s degree in the field of marketing, media, business or related field of study is required.  Bachelor’s degree preferred, but not required. 

This position requires a detailed background investigation.  GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT:
As a condition of employment, the selected candidate must provide proof of fully-vaccinated COVID-19 vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. 

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Information Technology

Airport Systems Technician II

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of IT Systems Technician II. This individual would be responsible for the day to day administration of the organization’s physical security systems and low voltage infrastructure. The ideal candidate should have the ability to analyze, troubleshoot and remedy medium to complex technical issues related to access control, video management, CCTV and related connectivity. 

An associate’s in the field of electronics or mechanical controls is preferred however, equivalent applicable experience in lieu of a degree will be considered. 

The position requires a detailed background investigation. GARAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT:
As a condition of employment, the selected candidate must provide proof of fully-vaccinated COVID-19 vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. 

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OTHER JOBS AT THE AIRPORT

Other businesses operate at the airport, such as airlines, ground handling companies, parking operator, and restaurants. For a list of businesses that operate at the airport click here >

Below are a few links that have been provided for current opportunities at AVL: