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Airport Terminal Systems Support

DATE POSTEDJanuary 17, 2023
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
Description
The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), owned and operated by the Gallatin Airport Authority, is seeking a motivated individual for a full-time Airport Terminal Systems Support position.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) is a small hub airport in beautiful southwest Montana located 8 miles northwest of the city of Bozeman and 50 miles north of Big Sky. 2022 has been the airport’s busiest year with over 2 million passengers. BZN has consistently been one of the fastest growing airports in the nation over the past 20 years and is currently served by 8 airlines: Alaska, American, Allegiant, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Sun Country, and United. BZN also handles a thriving business and general aviation community with over 400 based aircraft. Visit www.bozemanairport.com to learn more about the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and The Gallatin Airport Authority.

The Airport Terminal Systems Support position is responsible for:
  • Monitoring and assisting with the flow of baggage through critical areas of the Baggage Handling System
  • Safely clearing baggage jams and manually moving baggage during system outages using proper lifting techniques
  • Utilizing graphic displays to locate baggage jams, overloads, and any issues that may be a hindrance to the operation of the system
  • Notifying and assisting technicians with mechanical and electrical repairs if and when needed
  • Maintaining and updating logs and records of system issues
  • Performing general clean-up of work areas and conveyor equipment, including but not limited to, sweeping, collecting trash, dusting and removing debris, and general housekeeping of area around system, and
  • Other duties as may be assigned, including but not limited to supporting other terminal systems as needed

Position involves standing, walking, bending, reaching, climbing and crawling and lifting up to 50-75 lbs. regularly and up to 100 lbs. occasionally. The position is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, cleaning/maintenance chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud and the work occurs in an area with moving vehicles and equipment. This position requires the use of safe working practices at all times, demonstrating and complying with all Company safety policies, and the wearing of personal protective equipment.

The airport operates 24/7 365 days per year and schedules may vary based on business needs. Shifts may include evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Requirements:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to successfully complete a 7-year Pre-employment Background Investigation, inclusive of motor vehicle record check, and the 10-year Criminal History Background Check (CHRC) necessary to obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements necessary to perform the essential functions of the position
  • Must be dependable, responsible, and able to work without supervision
  • Must possess excellent customer service, communication, and teamwork skills and perform well under pressure
  • Must be able to read and understand spatial and graphical displays and enter information into hard copy or computer-based logs and records

Compensation
Starting pay rate of $24.00 per hour.

Excellent and comprehensive benefit package including: employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee; employer-paid basic term life insurance for the employee; generous leave and vacation benefits; and retirement benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System, with an employer contribution of nearly 9%. Additional voluntary health and welfare benefits and family coverage available.
APPLY
If you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, visit our website at www.bozemanairport.com/employment for our employment application. Email your completed application, cover letter, and resume to jobs@bozemanairport.com. Open until filled.

Airport Operations Supervisor

DATE POSTEDJanuary 24, 2023
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
Description
The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), owned and operated by the Gallatin Airport Authority, is seeking a motivated individual for a full-time Airport Operations Supervisor position.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) is a small hub airport in beautiful southwest Montana located 8 miles northwest of the city of Bozeman and 50 miles north of Big Sky. 2022 has been the airport’s busiest year with over 2 million passengers. BZN has consistently been one of the fastest growing airports in the nation over the past 20 years and is currently served by 8 airlines: Alaska, American, Allegiant, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Sun Country, and United. BZN also handles a thriving business and general aviation community with over 400 based aircraft. Visit www.bozemanairport.com to learn more about the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and The Gallatin Airport Authority.

The Airport Operations Supervisor responsibilities include:
  • Overseeing, managing, monitoring, and supervising the overall airside operations of the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport to ensure to ensure quality of work and operational efficiency
  • Providing direction and oversight for all operations ensuring compliance with all regulations and standards (e.g., Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification and compliance)
  • Effecting the full range of supervisory duties (with appropriate managerial review) including hiring, providing evaluations and performance feedback, conducting staff development and trainings, delegating and assigning of duties, approving timecards, disciplining and terminating employment
  • Conducting airside inspections, supervising on-going projects, coordinating airport construction, issuing NOTAMs, mitigating wildlife hazards, and ensuring all projects are completed timely and in compliance with TSA, FAA and other operational regulations
  • Performing a wide range of administrative functions. including but not limited to maintaining manuals such as the ACM and AEP, documenting and tracking inspections and emergency incidents
  • Providing quality customer service and competent public interactions, addressing customer service complaints, and resolving operational deficiencies
  • Handling stressful, hazardous or dangerous situations with professionalism and efficiency
  • Creating, revising, and implementing operating rules, regulations, standards, and procedures to ensure airport safety and customer satisfaction
  • Participating in professional development and remaining abreast of existing and new legislation and ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local requirements
  • Performing Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) duties while ensuring responsibilities outlined in the Airport Emergency Plan (AEP) are followed
  • Performing any and all other work as needed or assigned
The airport operates 24/7 365 days per year and schedules may vary based on business needs. Shifts may include evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Requirements:
  • High School diploma OR equivalent
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Airport or Aviation/Aerospace Management, Aviation/Aerospace Science, Business or Public Administration, or closely related field and two (2) years’ experience in airport operations at a PART 139 airport; OR Five (5) years of work, plus education or experience at an airport offering specific and substantial preparation for the duties of the position
  • ACE Ops Certification or AAAE CM Certification or be able to obtain within 6 months of employment
  • Knowledge of operations and management of a major airport, the practices and procedures of all airside, security, terminal, and landside activities and functions
  • Knowledge of all regulations as it affects airports and air transportation in general; airport certification and safety such as Part 77, Part 139, and TSR 1542; and FAA, TSA, and DOT decisions and regulations
  • Knowledge of aviation and airport industry standards, policies and practices
  • Knowledge of human relations and effective management/ supervisory best practices and principles
  • Ability to effectively train, direct, evaluate, and plan and assign work to employees
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • 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
  • Proven ability to interact effectively with the public and airport stakeholders and to provide and maintain effective, positive, and productive working relationships with subordinates, peers, and leadership
  • Must have experience with snow removal at a Part 139 airport
  • ARFF certified or be able to qualify within 6 months of employment for ARFF certification
  • Ability to understand and follow instructions and possess the physical strength, agility and coordination needed for the performance of essential aircraft, rescue, and firefighting duties
  • Must be able to successfully complete a 7-year Pre-employment Background Investigation, a motor vehicle check, and the 10-year Criminal History Background Check (CHRC) necessary to obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport
Compensation
Starting salary of $66,000 depending on experience.

Excellent and comprehensive benefit package including: employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee; employer-paid basic term life insurance for the employee; generous leave and vacation benefits; and retirement benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System, with an employer contribution of nearly 9%. Additional voluntary health and welfare benefits and family coverage available.
APPLYIf you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, visit our website at www.bozemanairport.com/employment for our employment application. Email your completed application, cover letter, and resume to jobs@bozemanairport.com. Open until filled.

Airport Maintenance Technician

DATE POSTEDJanuary 26, 2023
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
DescriptionThe Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), owned and operated by the Gallatin Airport Authority, is seeking a motivated individual for a full-time Airport Maintenance Technician position.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) is a small hub airport in beautiful southwest Montana located 8 miles northwest of the city of Bozeman and 50 miles north of Big Sky. 2022 has been the airport’s busiest year with over 2 million passengers. BZN has consistently been one of the fastest growing airports in the nation over the past 20 years and is currently served by 8 airlines: Alaska, American, Allegiant, Delta, Jetblue, Southwest, Sun Country, and United. BZN also handles a thriving business and general aviation community with over 400 based aircraft. Visit www.bozemanairport.com to learn more about the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and The Gallatin Airport Authority.

The Airport Maintenance Technician position is responsible for maintenance of the airport facilities, airfield, and equipment; operation of light and heavy equipment including trucks and snow blowers; providing general maintenance support; supporting the airport’s baggage system and parking system and lots, and other duties as assigned.

Position involves standing, walking, bending, reaching, climbing, crawling and lifting up to 50-75 lbs. regularly and up to 100 lbs. occasionally depending on duties assigned). The position is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, cleaning/maintenance chemicals, cold, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment may be loud, with work occurring in areas with moving vehicles and equipment. This position requires the use of safe working practices at all times, demonstrating and complying with all Company safety policies, and the wearing of personal protective equipment.

The airport operates 24/7 365 days per year and schedules may vary based on business needs. Shifts may include evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Requirements:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to successfully complete a 7-year Pre-employment Background Investigation, inclusive of motor vehicle record check, and the 10-year Criminal History Background Check (CHRC) necessary to obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements necessary to perform the essential functions of the position
  • Must be dependable, responsible, and able to work without supervision
  • Must possess excellent customer service, communication, and teamwork skills and perform well under pressure
  • Must be able to read and understand spatial and graphical displays and enter information into hard copy or computer-based logs and records
  • Mechanical backgrounds and aptitude preferred, including but not limited to, experience and knowledge in building maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, electronics and information technology, and auto or diesel mechanics, welding/fabrication, and proficiency in the use of hand and power tools
  • Knowledge of airport operations and radio procedures preferred

Compensation
Starting pay rate of $24.00 per hour depending on experience.

Excellent and comprehensive benefit package including: employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee; employer-paid basic term life insurance for the employee; generous leave and vacation benefits; and retirement benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System, with an employer contribution of nearly 9%. Additional voluntary health and welfare benefits and family coverage available.
APPLYIf you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, visit our website at www.bozemanairport.com/employment for our employment application. Email your completed application, cover letter, and resume to jobs@bozemanairport.com. Open until filled.

Airport Custodian

DATE POSTEDDecember 16, 2022
Application for EmploymentApplication-for-employment.pdf
Description
The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), owned and operated by the Gallatin Airport Authority, is seeking a motivated individual for a full-time Airport Custodian position.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) is a small hub airport in beautiful southwest Montana located 8 miles northwest of the city of Bozeman and 50 miles north of Big Sky. 2022 has been the airport’s busiest year with over 2 million passengers. BZN has consistently been one of the fastest growing airports in the nation over the past 20 years and is currently served by 8 airlines: Alaska, American, Allegiant, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Sun Country, and United. BZN also handles a thriving business and general aviation community with over 400 based aircraft. Visit www.bozemanairport.com to learn more about the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and The Gallatin Airport Authority.

The Airport Custodian maintains premises of the airport in clean and orderly condition including but not limited to cleaning carpets, restrooms, windows, furniture, walls, and equipment. Duties also include trash removal, sweeping sidewalks and parking areas, snow removal from sidewalks in the winter, light grounds keeping in the summer, and other duties as may be assigned. Position involves standing and walking continuously and lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally. The airport operates 24/7 365 days per year and schedules may vary based on business needs. Shifts may include evenings, weekends, and holidays. Daily shifts may be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. or 10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Requirements:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to successfully complete a 7-year Pre-employment Background Investigation, inclusive of motor vehicle record check, and the 10-year Criminal History Background Check (CHRC) necessary to obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport
  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements necessary to perform the essential functions of the position
  • Must be dependable, responsible, and able to work without supervision
  • Prior background in and knowledge of custodial work preferred
Compensation
Starting pay rate of $21.50 per hour.

Excellent and comprehensive benefit package including: employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee; employer-paid basic term life insurance for the employee; generous leave and vacation benefits; and retirement benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System, with an employer contribution of nearly 9%. Additional voluntary health and welfare benefits and family coverage available.

If you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, visit our website at www.bozemanairport.com/employment for our employment application. Email your completed application, cover letter, and resume to jobs@bozemanairport.com. Open until filled.


Accountant

DATE POSTEDNovember 15, 2022
Application for EmploymentGAA Application for Employment.pdf
Description
The Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN), owned and operated by the Gallatin Airport Authority, is seeking a motivated individual for a full-time Accountant position.

Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) is a small hub airport in beautiful southwest Montana located 8 miles northwest of the city of Bozeman and 50 miles north of Big Sky. 2022 has been the airport’s busiest year with over 2 million passengers. BZN has consistently been one of the fastest growing airports in the nation over the past 20 years and is currently served by 8 airlines: Alaska, American, Allegiant, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, Sun Country, and United. BZN also handles a thriving business and general aviation community with over 400 based aircraft. Visit www.bozemanairport.com to learn more about the Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport and The Gallatin Airport Authority.
 
The Accountant for the Gallatin Airport Authority (Authority) is an important member of the Finance & Administration team. The Account is responsible for accounts receivable and accounts payable processing, related recordkeeping, and other general accounting tasks. Duties require significant attention to detail and the ability to effectively manage a variety of accounting tasks. The Accountant reports to the CFO.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Accounts payable and accounts receivable processing and other accounting tasks
  • Setting up and maintaining customer accounts, billing, insurance certificates, and records
  • Generating and sending accounts receivable invoices
  • Recording payments in accounting software and reconcile accounts
  • Depositing checks and process credit card charges
  • Scanning and electronically filing customer agreements, reports and related documents
  • Setting up vendors including obtaining appropriate entity information, W-9, insurance certificates, etc.
  • Scanning invoices into accounts payable software, code and route for manager approvals
  • Generating and reviewing accounting reports
  • Assisting with other accounting projects, audits, reconciliations, reporting and 1099s
  • Performing general office duties on occasion including providing customer service to office visitors, answering phone calls, etc.
  • Performing other duties as assigned; duties are subject to change based on business need

Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree required; emphasis in Accounting preferred
  • 2-3 years of accounting experience required
  • Experience in a high-speed and paperless environment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software and QuickBooks 
  • Ability to use standard office equipment such as copiers, printers, and 10-key calculators
  • Ability to follow policies and procedures
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to identify and resolve discrepancies and errors
  • Ability to communicate information in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to organize and multi-task accurately in a busy environment
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and make sound decisions
  • Ability to work with diverse group of individuals and to establish and maintain relationships
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changes in duties, procedures, policies, or systems while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Must be able to successfully complete a 7-year Pre-employment Background Investigation and the 10-year Criminal History Background Check (CHRC) necessary to obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport

Starting salary of $65,000 annually. Initial salary will be based upon experience and qualifications.

Excellent and comprehensive benefit package including: employer-paid medical, dental, and vision insurance for the employee; employer-paid basic term life insurance for the employee; generous leave and vacation benefits; and retirement benefits including participation in the Montana Public Employees Retirement System, with an employer contribution of nearly 9%. Additional voluntary health and welfare benefits and family coverage available.
APPLYIf you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, visit our website at www.bozemanairport.com/employment for our employment application. Email your completed application, cover letter, and resume to jobs@bozemanairport.com. Open until filled.