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Temporary Gate Guard

This position involves providing security at a perimeter gate of the Lincoln Airport during times of construction activity. The duration of this temporary job is based on each construction project necessitating a Lincoln Airport Authority Gate Guard. Part time work hours will normally be between 6:30 AM and 8:00 PM, Monday through Saturday. Some overnight and Sunday work hours may be necessary based on contractor work schedules. Exact hours will be scheduled per Lincoln Airport Authority needs. This is a part time/temporary position and does not include any Airport Authority benefit plans.

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Airport Law Enforcement Officer

The Lincoln Airport Authority is accepting applications for an Airport Law Enforcement Officer. This is a full time position consisting of twelve hours shifts from midnight until noon, totaling a scheduled 84 hours every two weeks. The successful applicant must be hard working, self motivated, energetic, and able to work well with the public and other employees. Position involves performing law enforcement duties in an airport and industrial environment including but not limited to providing law enforcement support for the pre-board screening of airline passengers, law enforcement support for the Airport Security Program, patrol of airport property, and runway and taxiway airfield inspections. Applicants must be law enforcement certified by the State of Nebraska, possess a valid Nebraska Motor Vehicle Operator’s license, be fluent in English, and able to pass a Transportation Security Administration background check. Must qualify and be insurable, at normal policy rates, under the Airport Authority’s vehicle liability and worker’s compensation insurance policies. The successful applicant will be certified as a Lincoln Airport Authority Law Enforcement Officer.

Starting wage for this position is $19.21 per hour with excellent benefits.

Applications are available at Completed applications may be returned to the Lincoln Airport Authority Communications Center located in the basement of the Airport Terminal Building at 2400 West Adams Street, Lincoln, NE 68524. Acceptance of applications will continue until the position is filled. The Lincoln Airport Authority is an equal opportunity employer. Questions to be directed to Chief Robert Ziemer at 402-458-2480.

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