Employment

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

JOB TITLE OPENING DATE CLOSING DATE Apply

MAINTENANCE WORKER

South Bend International Airport is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Maintenance Worker in our Maintenance Department.  This position performs a variety of tasks including maintenance, repairs, alterations and modifications of buildings, equipment and systems, roadways and grounds maintenance, and snow removal using a variety of equipment.  Candidates should have demonstrated experience in mechanical, electrical and/or heavy equipment operation as well as building maintenance. Experience with drywall, painting or pavement repair is preferred. We require a high school diploma or equivalent with emphasis on technical or shop courses such as woodworking, mechanics, metal shop and networking.  This is a full-time position that may involve shift work, weekends and holidays as necessary.  A valid driver’s license is required.  The starting rate of pay is $18.32 per hour.  The ability to pass criminal history and up to 10-year employment and background checks is required. The complete job description can be found here. Submit resume and cover letter by January 28, 2019 to the St. Joseph County Airport Authority at [email protected].

Dec 18, 2018 Jan 28, 2019

MAINTENANCE WORKER-CARPENTER

South Bend International Airport is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Maintenance Worker-Carpenter in our Maintenance Department.  This position performs a variety of tasks including maintenance, repairs, alterations and modifications of buildings, equipment and systems, roadways and grounds maintenance, and snow removal using a variety of equipment.  Carpentry skill experience should include:

Carpenter:

  • Ability to use carpentry hand tools
  • Install and build cabinets and shelving
  • Finnish trim work
  • Build metal and wood walls
  • Set windows and door frames
  • Install carpet
  • Install floor tile
  • Drywall repair and paint
  • Install and repair suspended ceiling
  • Ability to read and build from blue print drawings
  • Ability to build a project material list
  • Estimate project duration and man-hours
  • Journeyman certificate preferred

We require a high school diploma or equivalent.  This is a full-time position that may involve shift work, weekends and holidays as necessary.  A valid driver’s license is required.  The starting rate of pay is $18.32 per hour.  The ability to pass criminal history and up to 10-year employment and background checks is required. The complete job description can be found here. Submit resume and cover letter by January 28, 2019 to the St. Joseph County Airport Authority at [email protected].

Dec 18, 2018 Jan 28, 2019

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).