ERIC Number: ED242989
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Airport Careers. Aviation Careers Series. Revised.
This booklet, one in a series on aviation careers, outlines the variety of careers available in airports. The first part of the booklet provides general information about careers at airports, while the main part of the booklet outlines the following nine job categories: airport director, assistant airport director, engineers, support personnel, airport servicepersons, terminal concessionaires, safety employees, fixed-base operators, and line persons. For each of these job classifications, information on the nature of the work, working conditions, where the jobs are, wages and benefits, opportunities for advancement, requirements to enter the job, opportunities for training, and outlook for the future is provided. A chart at the end of the booklet lists airports by states according to types of facilities. (KC)
Descriptors: Aerospace Industry, Air Transportation, Airports, Aviation Technology, Career Development, Career Education, Clerical Occupations, Employees, Employment Opportunities, Engineers, Managerial Occupations, Occupational Information, Office Occupations, Postsecondary Education, Professional Personnel, Safety, Secondary Education, Technical Occupations
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT). Washington, DC. Office of Aviation Policy.