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Career Opportunities

BEWARE OF ONLINE SCAMS AND ONLY APPLY FOR JOB OPENINGS ON THIS PAGE: flyavl.com/careers.
PLEASE NOTE: The airport will never request personal information from you concerning employment on social media. All official communication regarding job postings, career opportunities and hiring take place via a flyavl.com email address or by phone.

  • Positions currently available at Asheville Regional Airport are listed on this page.
  • To apply for available positions, 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

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.

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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.

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Operations Specialist I

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an outstanding individual who can maintain airport compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) Part 77 and 139, Transportation Security Regulation (TSR) Part 1542, and all other applicable statutes, regulations and requirements and ensures the safety and security of all airport users. 

Responsibilities will include performing airport airside and landside inspections, coordinate and monitor construction activities, and other operations functions. This position, with supervision, will conduct dispatching, communications, airport badging, and duties performed in the Airport Communications Center and Airport Operations Center.

A Bachelor's degree in aviation management, business administration, or a related field is preferred; or in lieu of a degree, a minimum of two years of work experience at a commercial service airport performing functions of a similar nature.


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

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Administration + Human Resources

Administrative/Human Resources Assistant

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking an Administrative/Human Resources Assistant.  Duties of the position include administrative support of Administration Department and providing assistance to Authority employees and visitors.  Must have the ability to understand and assist in administering policies and procedures, ability to research, compile and evaluate data, and ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Must have the ability to maintain high standards of confidentiality. 

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

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Public Safety

Public Safety Officer

The Greater Asheville Regional Airport Authority (GARAA) is seeking a Public Safety Officer.  Responsibilities include aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF), emergency medical response and law enforcement. Basic Law Enforcement Certification (BLET) is required.


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

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