The Rhode Island Airport Corporation will hold an Airport Job Fair on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport, in the Mary Brennan Board Room, located on the departures level behind the Delta Airlines check-in counters.  Parking will be validated for all attendees.

Current openings include fleet service agents, ground handlers, ticket counter representatives, wheelchair assistants, ramp agents, line monitors, customer service agents, electric cart drivers, bag runners, passenger assistants, cashiers, line cooks, restaurant supervisors, warehouse receivers, shuttle drivers, maintenance workers and sales associates.

Among the organizations seeking employees are the Transportation Security Administration (Transportation Security Officers) and the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (Law Enforcement Officer; Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting Crewperson; Diesel Mechanic).  Restaurant and retail employment opportunities are also being offered by Grove Bay LLC, Dunkin’, and Paradies Lagardiere.  Airport and airline service and support providers, including LAZ Parking, United Ground Express (UGE), ABM, Unifi, and Allied Universal Services (AUS) are also seeking customer service, parking and security attendants.

Attendees are encouraged to bring a copy of their resume and be prepared to speak one-on-one with participating company representatives. All potential employees must be able to pass a background check. 

For more information regarding the job fair, contact 401-691-2418.

For more information on airport job opportunities, visit https://www.pvdairport.com/corporate/careers

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals. He previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.

In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
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