Open Position:  The Wilmington International Airport has an open position for an Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter.  The person in this position responds to a variety of aircraft related emergencies and a variety of medical emergencies, inspects airport facilities, and participates in and conducts group and individual training and drill sessions.  The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and have excellent interpersonal communication skills.  Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.  Fire Fighting or EMS experience is preferred, however no experience is required. View the full position description.

To Apply:   Interested applicants should submit their resume to Chief Gary Taylor, Operations Manager via email gtaylor@flyilm.com by Thursday, June 1st.


Other employment opportunities may be available through entities within the airport.  Please check partner websites below for their potential employment opportunities.

    • Federal Aviation Administration:  FAA
    • TSA Security:  TSA
    • Airlines Baggage Handlers and Counter Staff:   Piedmont Airlines
    • Airport Restaurants:   Tailwind Concessions
    • Airlines:  Delta and American
    • Avis / Budget Rent A Car (910) 763-1993
    • Enterprise (910) 254-9503
    • Hertz Rent-A-Car (910) 762-1010
    • National / Alamo (910) 762-8000
    • Thrifty / Dollar (910) 343-1411