Columbus Airport Employment

The Columbus Airport Commission publicly displays its Employment Opportunities regularly with the Columbus Airport and with our Fixed Based Operator (FBO) Flightways Columbus. Simply click the Available Position link below for additional information.

Human Resources

Who we are:

Columbus Airport is owned and operated by the Airport Commission. We are the fourth busiest airport in the state of Georgia accommodating over 100,000 passengers annually. We look for individuals who have high ambition (professional and personal), great minds and a passion to provide world-class customer service to our passengers. High performance, efficiency and excellence are hallmarks of our culture, and we seek professionals who support our mission to provide all air travelers a safe and efficient gateway to the world.

What we do:

We have a solid reputation of exceeding customer expectations on a daily basis. The Columbus Airport team partners with world-class organizations including Delta Air Lines  to deliver a high level of service excellence.

What We Expect:

The Airport’s first priority remains to accommodate the needs of our customers, including employees, passengers and visitors. You should be ready to dress for success, exhibit behaviors and a professional attitude that support our core values, and be a team player who can handle with aplomb the challenges and opportunities of working in a fast-pace environment.

Why work here:

  • The Columbus Airport is the economic engine of Columbus, GA, generating $70.1 million to the regional economy.
  • You have an opportunity to be part of a world-class organization.
  • Our employees are our greatest asset. We recruit the most qualified people, recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the work place.
  • We develop the full potential of our work force by providing training and development for career enhancement.
  • We provide a work atmosphere that is safe, healthy, secure and also conscious of family and community goals.

Job Opportunities with Columbus Airport

Police Officers and Firefighters

APPLICANT MUST BE certified by the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council and/or the Georgia Fire Standards and Training Council when the application is submitted. The other certification must be completed within one-year of employment. Candidates for consideration must pass a physical and under-go a psychological evaluation

P.O.S.T (Peace Officer Standard Training) Certification

Provide for the overall safety of persons and property traveling in air transportation against acts of criminal violence and aircraft piracy as well as to provide rescue and/or firefighting (ARFF) services. Serve the public, safeguard lives and property, protect personal liberties, preserve the peace, prevent crime, enforce all laws and ordinances, and arrest violators of the law. Reports to the Chief of Public Safety.

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Flightways Columbus Line Technician PT

Flightways Columbus is seeking an energetic individual who strives to provide excellent customer service while satisfying aircraft support service operations for aircrews, passengers, airport tenants, and other airport facilities. Flightways provide these services 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year, days, nights, weekends, and holidays. This position is responsible for the service and safety of all aircraft, requires working outside in all weather conditions, and handles hazardous noise levels, chemicals, and machinery.

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Airfield Maintenance Technician

This position is considered mission essential. Extended hours may be required to serve the needs of the Airport beyond regular business hours, during emergencies, and weather events.

Airfield Maintenance Specialist Responsibilities:
This is a skilled position that requires attention to detail, flexibility, a strong personal work ethic, and the ability to work in all weather, including extreme heat, cold, and rain. Must be able to climb stairs and ladders, bend, squat, stoop, reach overhead, push, pull, for extended periods of time. Must be capable of lifting at least 75 lbs. This position operates a variety of tractors, mowers, cutters, and other outdoor equipment. This position cuts and maintains the airfield, including hills, ditches, culverts, detention ponds, and fence lines. This position handles and applies a variety of herbicides and pesticides under direct or indirect supervision. This position is primarily outdoor work regardless of inclement weather. No Supervisory or Budgetary responsibilities. Reports directly to the Airport Operations Supervisor while working alongside other Maintenance Specialists.

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Job Opportunities with Delta Air Lines

For possible job opportunities with airlines that operate at Columbus Airport, please contact click Jobs.