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




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]

Sep 21, 2017


**Application deadline extended**

The South Bend International Airport is accepting resumes and will be conducting testing for consideration in filling potential openings for the position of Safety Officer in our Department of Public Safety. The Department provides law enforcement, fire protection, and EMS services at the airport. Applicants must pass a written examination and physical ability test, as well as oral interviews, a background check, psychological interviews, physical examination and drug screen. The selected candidate must have the ability to successfully complete, or have completed the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy program. The selected candidate must also hold or have the ability to earn Firefighter I/II and EMT certification. For those candidates not already a police officer and who will need to attend the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy must also meet the fitness entry standards of the Academy. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent, be at least 21, hold a valid driver’s license, and have no felony record. Experience in firefighting, police, medical, public safety, or airport safety is preferred but not required. Candidates should have experience with Microsoft Office products. A cover letter and resume in PDF format must be received no later than September 27, 2017 via email at [email protected]

**Candidates must submit cover letter and resume to be eligible for testing dates. Upon application, testing information will be provided via email**

Physical testing will take place on Saturday October 14th
Written examination will take place on Saturday October 21st

Sep 22, 2017 Sep 27, 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).