Jet Aviation is seeking personable and professional candidates to join our Line Service team based at our FBO at Dulles International Airport, Virginia. This is an opportunity to earn well, receive some of the best benefits in the country and probably most importantly - feel valued and have real opportunities to progress your career. The team at IAD has been working together for many years and they are proud to have a family like atmosphere at the facility - everyone works together as a team to get the job done. It's a great place to work!
Who we are:
Jet Aviation was established in 1967 in Basel, Switzerland and over the decades has become one of the leading service providers in the global corporate aviation industry. From our more than 20 facilities in the U.S., Europe, Middle East and Asia we take pride in offering a globally consistent world class service to our customers.
This is a role that will give you experience dealing with private jets worth millions of dollars; refueling, deicing, towing, assisting with catering and a host of other requirements. It would suit individuals who like working outdoors, are interested in aviation and would like to earn well and join one of the leading corporate aviation companies in the world.
Other responsibilities include :
Executes hand signals in order to guide aircrafts during arrivals and departures
Provides service to aircrafts using ground support equipment, e.g. use of GPU for aircraft engine starts and ground power, use of lavatory cart and emptying procedures, etc.
Communicates with employees and/or crew using radios in order to provide excellent customer service
Assists in providing aircraft with ice, coffee, catering and other necessary services
Provides transportation for customers and pilots to and from aircraft, hotels, restaurants and other parts of the airport with courtesy van or bus
Assists with aircraft and hangar cleaning, as needed
Assists with general grounds keeping (grass cutting, weeding, picking up paper and trash, general housekeeping, etc.), when needed
Other duties may be assigned, as needed
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Must have a High School Diploma or general education degree (GED) and two years related experience as a line service technician and/or training; or equivalent combination of education
Must be able to pass a 10-year background check to include 7-year criminal check and
a drug test
May be required to be at least 21 years of age with a valid driver's license. Must have a clean driving record.
Must be able to obtain a certificate form NATA Line Service training program
Must obtain a Dulles Airport ID Badge within 30 days of employment
Must have proven knowledge of refueling procedures of general aviation aircraft and corporate aircraft, as well as, working knowledge of towing procedures and techniques with the ability to train line service technicians
The second shift is 2pm until 10pm and it is a 40 hour week. Flexibility to work weekends and holidays is an absolute must.
This is a fabulous opportunity and we look forward to hearing from you!
Jet Aviation is an equal opportunity employer. We recruit, hire, train and promote persons for all positions and all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, genetic information, age, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity, pay secrecy, or any other status legally recognized under federal, state or local laws.