The Rochester Airport Company supports a diverse workforce capable of operating and maintaining all aspects of the airport. Employees pride themselves on meeting extraordinary standards of professionalism. The Rochester Airport Company rewards this commitment with competitive wages, excellent benefits and the opportunity for advancement.

Current Rochester Airport Company Job Openings:


Airport Maintenance/Firefighter (blended position)

Work Site MN – Rochester Airport Company
Job Description Under direction and general supervision of the Airport Fire Captain and/or Operations Supervisor, works cooperatively with a variety of other personnel, customers and tenants within the Airport. May have contact with persons outside of the Airport as job duties dictate. As a representative of the Rochester Airport Company, conducts all activities in a courteous and professional manner.

Responsibilities include:
Ability to work independently, or in coordination with other Operations Department Staff and prioritize duties;
Responds to emergency and non-emergency incidents involving aircraft operating at Rochester International Airport;
Performs those duties required for the maintenance/repair of the Airport’s facilities and equipment;
Operates a radio for communication with the control tower and safely operates a variety of equipment on the airfield;
Carries and operates a two-way company radio for company communications;
Performs snow and ice removal duties with the ability to make independent decisions when necessary;
Drives aircraft rescue and firefighting equipment and operates fire extinguishment equipment;
Operates a wide variety of equipment to include but not limited to mowers, tractors, aircraft rescue/firefighting equipment, heavy trucks, heavy brooms, front loaders, and other snow removal equipment;
Participates in regular aircraft rescue and firefighting training as required and responds to simulated and actual emergencies.
Performs duties and training associated with the compliance requirements of FAR Part 139 to include the issuing of Notices to Airman (NOTAMs), Field Condition Reports (Ficons), airfield safety and inspection requirements;
Performs duties and training associated with TSA Part 1542 to include Airport Badging, TSA Enrollment and other security related duties.
License or Certification
Minnesota Class “D” driver’s license at the time of hire, with the ability to obtain a Class “B” license.
State of Minnesota and National Registry Emergency Medical Technician certification (EMT-B) or a Minnesota State Certified First Responder.
14 CFR Part 139 Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting certification (training to be provided by RST)
Must be able to pass a criminal history check and obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearance for working at an airport Must be able to show proof of U.S. Citizenship or possess a valid U.S. Government issued work visa
Benefit Eligible Yes
Exemption Status Non-Exempt
Hours/Pay Period 80/ Full Time
Schedule Details Work rotating shifts, evenings, overnights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as required.
Qualified candidates must mail or email a resume, a Rochester Airport Company
employment application and references to:
Rochester International Airport
Attn: Airport Maintenance/Firefighter Position
7600 Helgerson Drive SW
Rochester, MN 55902
Resumes and applications will not be accepted in person and must be received by
The Rochester International Airport, operated by the Rochester Airport Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mayo Clinic, is an equal opportunity employer. The Rochester Airport Company offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and the opportunity for advancement.

Jan 19, 2016 Feb 3, 2016

In addition to working for the Rochester Airport Company, employment opportunities exist in the airline, rental car, food and retail, and airport security fields. For more information on employment opportunities please contact the following companies directly.

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