Airport Authority Employment

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority owns and manages South Bend International Airport. Employment opportunities with the airport are posted here when there are openings.

Current Job Openings




St. Joseph County Airport Authority (SJCAA) is seeking an enthusiastic, forward thinking individual for the position of Operations Specialist.  This position is responsible for maintaining airport compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations Part 77 and 139, Transportation Security Regulations 1540 series, and all other applicable statutes, regulations and requirements to ensure the safety and security of all airport users.  Duties will include airside and landside inspections, response to all emergency situations, NOTAM management, and serve in a liaison capacity between airport management, tenants and the public.   All employees are expected to be part of our customer service team as Dedicated Customer Care Specialists.  Weekends, holidays and shift work required.

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 airport.  Ability to pass a 10-year background and Criminal History Records Check required.

Submit resumes to Lisa Jump, Human Resources Manager, St. Joseph County Airport Authority, by email at hr@sbnair.com by May 5, 2016.  Starting wage is $14.00 per hour.

May 5, 2016

Equal Opportunity Employer

The St. Joseph County Airport Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment with Airport Tenants

Positions for airport tenants (like airlines, rental car agencies, restaurants and gift shops) are handled by the individual companies. All inquiries should be directed specifically to them, and we recommend stopping into the airport and dropping off résumés to the employers of interest. For TSA security-related positions, contact the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).

Air Wisconsin Airlines operating as United Airlines in South Bend is currently hiring Passenger Service Agents. Apply here.