About Our Job
This is an on-call position which will work no more than 39 hours per week and is not eligible for benefits. On-call positions may have routine or variable work schedules.
Denver International Airport is the 20th-busiest airport in the world and the 5th-busiest airport in the United States, serving 61.4 million passengers last year and generating more than $26 billion for the region annually. DEN is the largest and newest commercial airport in the United States and consists of 15 million square feet of built environment.
In this role you will join the Airport Communications Center team and support our world-class airport 24/7/365 operation. The primary duties of this position are to provide a variety of operational and emergency support services to airport management, public safety personnel and the traveling public.
Controls a centralized communications center which includes monitoring and operating multiple computer systems such as two-way radio and voice communication consoles, fire alarm, runway surface sensor system, and CCTV system.
Monitors, operates and controls computerized weather reporting systems to access, monitor and interpret weather conditions, and initiates airport-wide response.
Accesses and operates a FAA computer system to transmit Notices to Airmen to report status of airfield conditions.
Acts as the central coordination and communications center during airfield emergencies and snow events to coordinate airport-wide and external emergency responses. Staffs the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to support communications and coordination functions.
Operates an automated communications console making and receiving calls in routine operations and non-routine operations and notifies appropriate response personnel.
Monitors and controls a centralized security system to enforce Transportation Security Administration regulations and receives alarms and initiates appropriate airport response. Enforces Airport Security plan by issuing violation notices to airport employees for security violations.
Maintains accurate and complete log book entries and manual records of airport events.
Supports snow events by assisting airlines servicing DEN, airport operations and the ramp tower during deicing operations.
Trains other employees in day to day procedures. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
We are looking for dedicated, motivated, aviation-experienced individuals who thrive on multi-tasking in frequent high-pressure, time-sensitive, critical situations while demonstrating exceptional customer service.
Our ideal candidate will possess:
Highly proficient with multiple computer programs
Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation
ICS 100, 200, 700 and 800
Completion of ASOS training
Certified member of AAAE
ACE Designation - Security, Operations or Communication
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate.
Two (2) years of airline, fixed base operator, military aviation, air traffic control or airport experience.
A combination of appropriate education and experience may be substituted for the minimum education and experience requirements.
By position, may require a Colorado Class “R” Driver’s License by the completion of probation.
Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment.
FBI Background Check: FBI criminal background check is required for all positions at Denver International Airport (DEN). Employees are also required to report any felony convictions and/or moving violations to maintain this clearance and be eligible for continued employment. By position, a pre-employment physical/drug test may be required.
Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Background Check required: Must pass a CBI background and fingerprint check and obtain and maintain CBI certification as a condition of employment. Must take and pass an online test every two years to maintain certification.
Shift Work / Snow Duties / Emergency Incidents: this position does require shift work as DEN is a 24/7/365 operation (includes nights, weekends and holidays). Mandatory extended/additional shifts can be required. Additionally, this position is required to work mandatory snow duties, which vary and can include nights, weekends and holidays.
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CA2486 Airport Operations Representative
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Pay Range $24.06 - $35.13
Denver International Airport
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