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It takes an entire team, with a common goal, to provide the best possible experiences for our guests.

Authority Opportunities



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Airport Authority Opportunities

There are several interesting positions at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority. From the Electricians who keep the runway lights bright to the Accounting Specialists who pay the bills; we staff a wide range of positions in our “city within a city.”

We even have our own police and fire departments!

Career opportunities at the Airport Authority can also include positions in the following areas:

  • Public Safety
  • Communications
  • Engineering and Planning
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Business Development
  • Property Administration
  • Facilities and Maintenance
  • And more…

The Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority is seeking to hire its next Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to provide leadership, oversight, and strategic direction to the Finance, Procurement, Information Technology, and Risk Management departments.

For more information about this recruitment, please click the box below:

CFO Recruitment Information

To view all other current opportunities at the Airport Authority, please click the button below:

See Airport Authority Opportunities


About Our Team

Ever wonder how Gerald R. Ford International Airport runs its day-to-day operations so efficiently? It takes an entire team, with a common goal, to provide the best possible experiences for our guests.

Airport Authority Departments

Aircraft Rescue Firefighting
Facilities Maintenance
Field Maintenance
Operations & Communications

Department Highlight

Field Maintenance 2018


The Field Maintenance team is a dynamic and integral part of Airport Operations at Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Field Maintenance assist in ensuring compliance with all appropriate FAA airport regulations. We are grateful to this hardworking team for keeping the Airfield safe and ready for aircraft coming and going! 

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Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
FSA/HSA Options
Paid Leave
Employee Retirement Plan
Wellness Incentives
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At the Gerald R. Ford International Airport, our organizational VALUES play an important role in our work lives. We encourage our employees to support our values, which help us provide outstanding service to our customers, visitors, and passengers, each and every day.