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


Safety Officer

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, 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 February 15th, 2016 via email at hr@sbnair.com





Jan 22, 2016 Feb 15, 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.