Anchorage Airport Police and Fire Department Recruitment
(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) is recruiting officers to join the Anchorage Airport Police and Fire Department. Applicants who are selected will receive extensive training and state certification as both police officers and fire fighters. Airport Police and Fire Officers provide police, firefighting, and emergency medical services at the Anchorage airport.
“These positions represent great opportunities for career-minded individuals who are interested in public safety,” said Anchorage Airport Police and Fire Chief, Jesse Davis. “The jobs are located right here in Anchorage, with benefits and retirement programs through the State of Alaska. This career is second to none, and offers a great opportunity to work in a unique and exciting environment.”
The Airport Police and Fire Department will host a job fair Saturday Dec. 7, 2013 from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. at the Airport Police and Fire Station in Anchorage. Alaska residents interested in learning more about the positions should log on to Workplace Alaska, the State of Alaska’s online recruitment system. Applications will be received through Dec. 31, 2013.
The Alaska International Airport System (AIAS) - comprised of Ted Stevens Anchorage and Fairbanks International Airports - is home to over 30 international and domestic airlines providing passenger and cargo service throughout Alaska, the United States, Europe, and Asia. AIAS is an extraordinary economic engine; serving nearly 6 million passengers per year and accounting for 1 in 10 jobs in Anchorage and 1 in 20 jobs in Fairbanks. The purpose of AIAS is "To Keep Alaska Flying and Thriving."
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities oversees 254 airports, 11 ferries serving 35 communities, 5,619 miles of highway and 720 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of the department is to Keep Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.