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CAREERS WITH THE AIRPORT AUTHORITY

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Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport has a variety of job opportunities available. Provided is a list of available positions directly with the Airport Authority — we encourage you to browse through any that catch your eye, and check back often.

Airport Custodian

DATE POSTEDMay 24, 2021
Hours40 hours/4 day week, Sat-Tues 7:30am-6:00pm
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
RequirementsPrior background and knowledge of custodial work preferable.
Applicant must be dependable, responsible, and able to work without supervision.
Applicant must be in good physical condition.
Applicant must be able to pass TSA and FBI employment and criminal background investigations.
Description
Applications are now being accepted for one full time Airport Custodian. 

DUTIES

Duties include cleaning carpets, restrooms, windows, furniture, walls and equipment.  Duties also include sweeping sidewalks and parking areas, snow removal from sidewalks, streets and parking areas, and other duties as may be assigned.  

BENEFITS

Starting salary of $18.00 per hour.
  • Health, dental and vision insurance for employee at no cost to the employee and low premiums for family.
  • Annual employer contribution of $2,000 to a health reimbursement account
  • Employer provides employee $100k of life insurance coverage
  • 3 weeks of vacation leave accrued per year to start
  • 96 hours of sick leave accrued per year
  • 10 paid holidays per year (11 in election years)
  • Participation in the State retirement (pension) plan
  • Optional 457(b) retirement plan available
  • Supplemental insurance and employee assistance programs are also available

APPLY
Complete an application for employment (link above).
Submit the completed application:  
In person or mail: Gallatin Airport Authority, 850 Gallatin Field Rd Ste 6, Belgrade, MT 59714  

Open until filled.

Manager of Airport Fire & Operations

DATE POSTEDApril 26, 2021
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
Description
Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), a small hub airport located in beautiful southwest Montana, with 1.6 million passengers and 107,000 operations annually is seeking one (1) Manager of Airport Fire and Operations to complement our existing team.

Position Summary:
The Manager of Airport Fire & Operations is an all-encompassing position that involves the overall responsibility of the Airport Firefighters/Operations staff along with the oversight of the day – to – day airport operations. We are looking for a candidate who is motivated and can demonstrate thorough comprehension and implementation of Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) responsibilities along with ensuring operations of airside areas that meet compliances with FAR Part 139, Part 77, TSR 1542, NFPA rules and regulations. This position involves: planning, training, staff scheduling, coordinating and organizing preparedness for emergency responses to include but not limited to: Emergency response to aircraft incidents, medical emergencies, fire suppression along with many other emergency responses outlined in the Airport Emergency Plan (AEP). Additionally, this position will manage the airport’s Part 139 Self-Inspection program, all Part 139 training and record keeping, assist with the annual Part 139 inspection and maintain the ACM. The Manager will plan wildlife mitigation efforts and training as well as coordinate the safety of construction projects on the airport.  

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduate from an accredited four (4) year college or university with major coursework in Management, and OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience expertise with Part 139 Airport Operations, TSR 1542 Airport Security and Airport Rescue Firefighting.  Attain AAAE – Ace Certified Employee – Operations (ACE) within six months and attain 40-hour ARFF certification within one month.  Preference given to those who have attained AAAE – Airport Certified Employee – Operations (ACE) and 40-hour ARFF Certification. 

Supervision:
The Manager of Airport Fire & Operations supervises ARFF fire fighters and Operations Specialists.

Required knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Responsible for maintaining compliance with the Airport Emergency Plan (AEP) along with establishing and coordinating yearly/triennial table-top exercises and live disaster training events.
  • Serves as scene incident commander as necessary; works with other Airport and responding mutual aid agency officials accordingly to mitigate any emergency or hazard at the Airport.
  • Perform Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) duties while ensuring the responsibilities outlined in the Airport Emergency Plan (AEP) are followed along with airside inspections to include the issuance of NOTAMS accordingly.  
  • Ability to multitask, coordinate, communicate with strong decision-making skills to staff, co-workers, Executive Management and stakeholders. Organizational and prioritization skills sufficient to meet deadlines and workload pressures.
  • Must be able to perform strong interpersonal skills with stakeholders, mutual aid departments along with the ability to be a self-starter, quick thinker and understand resource management.
  • Apply applicable FAR Part 139, Part 77, TSR 1542, NFPA4 407 rules, regulations, and compliances along with Airport policies and procedures are incorporated in daily tasks and department training.
  • Create and maintain organized documentation to include all department emergency reporting, training, tracking, budgeting, department inventory, equipment maintenance and use.
  • Responsible for communications between Airport and FAA relative to airfield operating conditions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Airport Deputy Director & Airport Director.
Requirements for Employment:
  • Must be able to pass a criminal history background check and obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport.
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record
  • 21 years of age, Citizen or legally able to work in the United States
Compensation:
Salary: $70,000 - $85,000 based on candidates’ qualifications and relevant experience, plus:
  • Health, dental and vision insurance for employee and family at no cost to the employee
  • Annual employer contribution of $2,000 to a health reimbursement account
  • Employer provides employee $100k of life insurance coverage
  • 3 weeks of vacation leave accrued per year to start
  • 96 hours of sick leave accrued per year
  • 10 paid holidays per year (11 in election years)
  • Participation in the State retirement (pension) plan
  • Optional 457(b) retirement plan available
  • Supplemental insurance and employee assistance programs are also available
APPLY
Please submit your completed application and resume in one of the following ways:
In person or mail: Gallatin Airport Authority, 850 Gallatin Field Rd Ste 6, Belgrade, MT 59714  
Email:  Assistant Airport Director - Operations, Paul Schneider, paul.schneider@bozemanairport.com

The position will remain open until a qualified pool of applicants is obtained.

MORE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Positions with our airport tenants such as airlines, gift shops, restaurants, rental car companies, fixed base operators and flight schools are handled by the individual companies. All inquiries should be directed specifically to them through the directory provided below.

Airport Tenants Directory