Governments of Floyd County and City of Rome, GA


Job Type Richard B. Russell Regional Airport
Salary $10.97
Government Floyd County
Published 07/24/2019
Closes 08/31/2019
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JOB SUMMARY: The purpose of this classification is to perform manual/general work functions associated with servicing aircraft and maintaining airport facilities.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Provides information and assistance to pilots, passengers, the general public, and other individuals using airport; provides directions to/from airport; provides landing instructions and weather information to pilots; assists pilots with emergency situations; assists in arranging food/beverages or accommodations for pilots; transports pilots/passengers to local destinations, etc.
• Performs manual work functions associated with airport operations; refuels aircraft; reloads fuel trucks from fuel farm; directs/parks/secures aircraft; manually tows aircraft; removes debris from runways, taxiways and parking areas; replaces/repairs runway lights; replaces/repairs wind socks; repairs fuel trucks and fuel farm; issues NOTAMs(notice to airman); patrols grounds and reports suspicious activity, etc.
• Performs general maintenance tasks necessary to keep airport machinery, equipment, and tools in good working condition; inspects equipment; checks fluid levels; replaces fluids; changes fuel filters; tests fuel for contaminants; greases equipment; washes/cleans equipment; inspects fire extinguishers, etc.; monitors equipment operations to maintain efficiency and safety; reports faulty equipment.
• Performs general housekeeping/maintenance tasks associated with maintaining airport facilities; unlocks/secures buildings; cleans terminal buildings; re-stocks vending machines, coffee machines, and ice machines.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or G.E.D. and two (2) years of experience in general aircraft maintenance or a related field or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license.


Paid Sick Leave
Paid Holidays
Longevity Pay
Paid Vacation