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


Staff Accountant

South Bend International Airport is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Staff Accountant in the Administration Department.  This position will perform the day to day accounting functions of the Airport Authority and will report to the Director of Administration and Finance.

Candidates should have at least five (5) years’ experience with increasing responsibility over that period and should be able to perform accounting data input, reconciliation and maintain effective record keeping. Audit preparation and grant reporting experience highly preferred.

Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in business or accounting or equivalent preferred with specialized training in bookkeeping, file management, accounting / general ledger software, including database management programs and spreadsheets, strongly preferred.  Fund accounting experience highly preferred.

The pay range for this position is $16-$25 an hour with an excellent benefits package.

Submit resume and cover letter in PDF format to [email protected] no later than Monday May 15, 2017.

For questions on the position, please contact Lisa Jump, Director of Human Resources at the above email.

For a full job description, click here.

May 5, 2017 May 15, 2017

Information and Communications Center Agent

The South Bend International Airport is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Information and Communications Center Agent. This position provides a customer service function for all airport divisions including monitoring airport security systems; disseminating information to the public, employees and airline personnel; and dispatching Safety Officers as needed. Applicants should have a high school diploma or equivalent and 6-12 months customer service experience requiring public contact. Candidates must also have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and be able to use multi-line telephone systems and general office equipment. The position is regularly scheduled for 25 hours per week, with additional hours required on occasion, and will involve shift work, weekends and holidays. The starting pay rate is $10.00 per hour. The ability to pass criminal history and up to 10-year employment and background checks is required. Submit resume and cover letter to [email protected].

For a full job description, click here.

May 5, 2017 May 15, 2017

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).