The Grand Forks Regional Airport Authority is seeking qualified candidates for the position of ARFF/Operations Specialist. This position performs Aircraft Rescue Firefighting (ARFF) and Emergency Medical Service duties, FAR Part 139 duties associated with airport operations, TSA security responsibilities, attends mandatory fire and medical training, and assists with skilled tasks related to airfield, facilities and ground maintenance. The successful candidate must work 24 hour shifts, including nights and weekends. Starting minimum salary: $47,693 - $48,651. Additional $5000 incentive program pay available depending on qualifications and experience. Educational Grant and training opportunities provided. Comprehensive benefits package provided included health, dental, vision, employer matched retirement, life insurance, EAP and more estimated $10,000 value annually. Submit cover letter and resume to Director of Operations & Maintenance, 2301 Airport Drive, #107, Grand Forks, ND 58203; firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications accepted until filled. Grand Forks International Airport ranked 12th busiest in the nation with 350,000 operations annually.
Preferred minimum qualifications include knowledge of principles/practices of firefighting, rescue and emergency medical, knowledge of federal aviation regulations, skill in operating specialized firefighting equipment, ability to work in stressful conditions, and ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing. No experience is necessary. Training is provided.
Employment with the Airport Authority is contingent upon:
Background investigation, pre-employment fitness assessment/testing, vaccination requirements, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the TSA
The Grand Forks Regional Airport Authority manages the Grand Forks International Airport in Grand Forks, ND. The Airport is served by Delta, Allegiant, Avflight and is home to the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Science.