McCarran International Airport

About McCarran

Nearly 50 percent of all visitors to Las Vegas come through McCarran. As a world leader in airport management, we are focused on providing the best customer service possible.

McCarran International Airport is owned by Clark County, Nevada. Our airport system also includes four general aviation facilities: North Las Vegas Airport, Henderson Executive Airport, Jean Sport Aviation Center and Overton/Perkins Field. These airports operate under the policy direction of the Board of County Commissioners, the authority of the County Manager, and the management of the Director of Aviation.

The Department of Aviation is a self-sufficient enterprise and operates without county general fund tax revenue.

Operating an airport in a community that depends on tourism means every single employee has a unique opportunity to provide our travelers with that all-important first and last impression of Las Vegas. Twelve divisions make up the Department of Aviation’s organization, each offering a variety of front line and behind-the-scenes jobs at various levels:  Director’s Office, Airside Operations, Business & Commercial Development, Employee Services/Risk Management, Facilities/Service Desk, Finance, General Aviation, Information Systems, Landside Operations, Construction/Engineering, Security, and Terminal Operations.

5 job(s) at McCarran International Airport

McCarran International Airport Las Vegas, NV, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
About the Position Provides project or day-to-day staff leadership or and supervision for civil engineering design and/or construction projects and programs; performs professional level engineering planning, design and/or construction oversight for a variety of construction, remodeling and major repair projects of airport and County or local agency buildings, flood control, transit, wastewater and other public facilities. This recruitment will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies which may occur within the next six months. Note: This classification is designated exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), and is therefore, not eligible for overtime. The Department of Aviation reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the hiring interview. Requirements Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and four years of full-time professional level civil design and project management experience. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment. Licensing and Certification: Must possess valid registration as a professional Engineer in the State of Nevada. If registered in another state, must obtain Nevada registration within one year of date of hire. Must possess a valid Nevada Class C driver's license at time of hire. Working Conditions: Work with exposure to potential hazards at various construction sites. Pre-Employment Drug Testing:Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Background Check: Employment with the Department of Aviation is contingent upon completion of an education/experience background investigation, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and upon the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the Transportation Security Administration. Note: all prospective hires must present two original government issued ID's upon acceptance of job offer. Examples of acceptable ID's include a Passport, Driver's License or DMV issued ID, birth certificate, Social Security card, Voter Registration card, school issued ID with picture, etc. Customs and Border Protection Security Seal Program: Employment with the Department of Aviation in this job title is contingent upon a five year employment and residency history record check and the ability to present original identity based documentation in order to meet the requirements for a Security Seal. Physical Demands Mobility to work in a typical office setting, use standard office equipment and to drive a motor vehicle in order to visit work sites; strength and stamina to inspect various construction projects and facilities; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation. Examples of Duties Prepares project designs, cost estimates, specifications, and project schedules. Administers design contracts with and confers with consultants, engineers, architects, and/or construction contractors; schedules projects; provides technical oversight, inspects work in progress and ensures that all work complies with contract specifications and applicable codes and standards. Conducts feasibility and cost studies; develops engineering solutions to complex problems related to such areas as bridges, storm or sanitary sewers, roadways, water systems, flood control systems, and office or plant facility design and retrofitting; recommends alternative approaches, including the use of contract services and the incorporation of new methods and materials. Participates in writing requests for proposal and contract specifications for design and construction services; participates in the selection of contractors and administers professional service contracts. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Maintains accurate records and prepares a variety of periodic and special reports. Maintains liaison with various airport, utility, governmental agency, and County and agency departmental staff; ensures that codes and standards are met in assigned projects. Coordinates and provides technical oversight to staff performing design and remodeling projects; depending upon assignment, provides project or ongoing leadership or and supervision to staff, including work assignment, review, and evaluation; may participates in selection and disciplinary procedures. Monitors developments in equipment, materials and techniques in the civil engineering design and construction field; gathers information, develops alternatives and makes recommendations. Confers with airport, County, consultants, and contractors or agency staff regarding physical facility project requirements, including space criteria, cost estimates and related matters. Reviews and authorizes requests for payment and change orders; tracks and document project and/or program costs. Confers with maintenance staff and recommends solutions to facility design, maintenance, and operational problems. Drives a personal, County or departmental agency motor vehicle in order to drive to project sites and meetings. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
McCarran International Airport Las Vegas, NV, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
About the Position Performs journey level installation, repair, maintenance and remodeling of heating, air-conditioning and related systems, equipment and facilities on a variety of County locations; installs and repairs components on specified refrigeration and related equipment. This recruitment will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies. This recruitment was revised to an open continuous recruitment on 7/20/2018, and may close at any time with three days posted notice. The Department of Aviation reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the hiring interview. Requirements Equivalent to graduation from high school and six years of full-time skilled experience in the HVAC trade. Successful completion of a recognized apprenticeship as an HVAC mechanic may be substituted for four years of the required experience. Attendance at a recognized trade school is desirable, as is experience with heating, cooling and refrigeration systems and equipment in an industrial or plant setting. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment. Licensing and Certification: Must possess EPA approved certification for refrigerant handling at time of application.Must submit a copy of your EPA approved certification for refrigerant handling as an electronic attachment to your application. If you need assistance withthis requirement, call (702)261-5110.Applications without this documentation are incomplete and will not be considered. Must possess a valid Class C Nevada Driver's License at time of hire.Specified positions require possession of a Class G certification for Nevada fire sprinkler systems test during probationary/qualifying period. Working Conditions: Work extended shifts or be called back in emergency situations. Work in confined spaces, with exposure to heat or potentially hazardous materials. Work out of doors in all weather conditions. Medical Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician. Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Background Check: Employment with the Department of Aviation is contingent upon completion of an education/experience background investigation, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and upon the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the Transportation Security Administration. Note: all prospective hires must present two original government issued ID's, displaying identical names, upon acceptance of job offer. Examples of acceptable ID's include a Passport, Driver's License or DMV issued ID, birth certificate, Social Security card, Voter Registration card, school issued ID with picture, etc. Customs and Border Protection Security Seal Program: Employment with the Department of Aviation in this job title is contingent upon a five year employment and residency history record check and the ability to present original identity based documentation in order to meet the requirements for a Security Seal. Physical Demands Mobility to work in a typical shop or related maintenance setting, including operating typical trade equipment, hand and power tools and standard office equipment, and to drive a motor vehicle to various work sites; stamina to stand, walk and climb and to work in confined or awkward spaces for an extended period of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds with proper equipment; vision to read printed materials; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over a radio or telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation. Examples of Duties Performs skilled work in the installation, maintenance and repair of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment, including the installation of associated piping and refrigerant lines. Installs and maintains electrical, electronic and pneumatic information and control systems associated with HVAC equipment. Tests and troubleshoots HVAC system malfunctions, repairs or orders and replaces components, and tests equipment prior to placing back into service. May inspect, maintain and repair fire sprinkler systems. Observes safety precautions when working with energized equipment. Inspects, maintains and repairs high- and low-pressure boiler and related piping and control equipment. Cleans boilers and treats water as required. Inspects refrigerant equipment for proper operation. Recharges equipment as required. Reads diagrams, blueprints, specifications and manuals for installation and repair projects. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Performs welding, brazing and soldering tasks as required for installation and repair duties. May direct the work of less skilled assistants on specific projects. Ensures that proper safety precautions are followed. Participates in the design, layout and installation of office, public facility, shop, plant and other remodeling, repair or modification projects affecting County buildings and facilities.Takes measurements.Prepares working drawings and sketches. Assists in preparing project specifications. Estimates materials, parts, tools and equipment needed for work assignments.Orders and picks up materials and supplies from outside vendors as appropriate.Prepares cost estimates for job. Ensures that all installation, maintenance and repair work is performed to code. Maintains and services hand and power tools related to the trade. Keeps small inventory of frequently used supplies and parts.Maintains records of work performed and materials used. Drives County vehicles to work sites and transports materials and assistants as required. May work from lift trucks and other aerial devices. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
McCarran International Airport Las Vegas, NV, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
About the Position Performs semi-skilled and skilled work in the maintenance and repair of the Airport's Automated Transit Systems (ATS). The Airport Automated Transit System Technician I is a training underfill position: upon successful completion of the qualifying period and the training program, the successful candidate will be non-competitively promoted to Airport Automated Transit System Technician II. The annual salary at the II level is $67,891.20. This recruitment will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies. Note: This continuous recruitment may close at any time with three days posted notice. Please Note:Effective July 1, 2018, the salary range increased as reflected above. The Department of Aviation reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the hiring interview. Requirements Equivalent to graduation from high school and sixyears of mechanical, electro-mechanical, electronic and pneumatic experience. An apprenticeship in any of these areas will substitute on a year to year basis for experience.An additional twoyears of maintenance and repair experience, in the area of automated transit systems is required at the IIlevel. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment. Licensing and Certification: Must possess a valid Class C Nevada driver's license at time of hire. Medical Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician. Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Background Check: Employment with the Department of Aviation is contingent upon completion of an education/experience background investigation, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and upon the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the Transportation Security Administration. Note: all prospective hires must present two original government issued ID's upon acceptance of job offer. Examples of acceptable ID's include a Passport, Driver's License or DMV issued ID, birth certificate, Social Security card, Voter Registration card, school issued ID with picture, etc. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Physical Demands Mobility to work in a typical shop or related maintenance setting, including operating typical trade equipment, hand and power tools and standard office equipment, and to drive a motor vehicle to various work sites; stamina to stand, sit, walk, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl and climb and to work in confined or awkward spaces for an extended period of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds with proper equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; color vision and depth perception; hearing and speech to communicate in person or over a radio or telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation. Examples of Duties Performs unskilled and semi-skilled electrical, mechanical, electro-mechanical and pneumatic work in the operation, maintenance and repair of the airport's automated transit systems. Tests, documents and maintains logs and records related to the operations and maintenance of the ATS systems. Troubleshoots complex ATS system and subsystem components to identify problems or failures and implements repairs. Conducts pre-defined inspections on the ATS systems and subsystems to ensure they operate in accordance with design. Maintains and services a variety of test equipment and hand and power tools; keeps inventory of frequently used supplies and hardware; conducts periodic inventory audits.Maintains records of work performed and materials used. Estimates materials, tools and equipment needed for work assignments. Loads and unloads trucks, picks up and delivers materials and equipment, cleans and maintains tools and equipment, and maintains work areas in a clean and orderly condition. Operates and adjusts a variety of hand and power tools and equipment common to maintenance and repair activities. Conducts safety and technical training on ATS related systems and subsystems as assigned; troubleshoots problems and repairs as required. May operate light equipment and drive a truck as assigned. Observes safe work methods and uses safety equipment; attends safety training, technical training and meetings. Utilizes an automated maintenance management system (Maximo) to record and document work performed. Carries out assignments in a non-disruptive manner in areas receiving heavy public use; responds to questions and comments from the public. Cleans trash and other debris from tram guideways, tunnels, stations and maintenance areas. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
McCarran International Airport Las Vegas, NV, United States
Aug 10, 2018
Full Time
About the Position Plans, supervises, directs, reviews and evaluates the work of various craft and support staff in the construction, modification, maintenance and repair of County buildings, facilities and equipment. This recruitment will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies which may occur within the next six months. Note: This recruitment is limited to the first 200 completed applications received, and will close without further notice when that number is reached, even if it is prior to the closing date posted on this job announcement. The Department of Aviation reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the hiring interview. Requirements Equivalent to graduation from high school, supplemented by some technical or college course work/training in the craft area(s) to which assigned and five years of full-time journey level work in facilities, plant construction, plant operations, or maintenance and repair, one year of which was in a supervisory role. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment. Licensing and Certification: Possess a valid Nevada Class C Driver's License at time of hire. Working Conditions: Work extended shifts or be called back in emergency situations. Specified position may be required to work in a detention facility. Pre-Employment Drug Testing:Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Background Check: Employment with the Department of Aviation is contingent upon completion of an education/experience background investigation, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and upon the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the Transportation Security Administration.Note: all prospective hires must present two original government issued ID's upon acceptance of job offer. Examples of acceptable ID's include a Passport, Driver's License or DMV issued ID, birth certificate, Social Security card, Voter Registration card, school issued ID with picture, etc. Customs and Border Protection Security Seal Program: Employment with the Department of Aviation in this job title is contingent upon a five year employment and residency history record check and the ability to present original identity based documentation in order to meet the requirements for a Security Seal. Physical Demands Mobility to work in a typical office or shop setting, use standard office equipment and to drive a motor vehicle in order to visit various County work sites; vision to read printed materials and a VDT screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation. Examples of Duties Plans, schedules, supervises, reviews and evaluates the work of skilled craft maintenance and technical and support staff in multiple maintenance areas. Recommends selection of staff; trains staff in work procedures; administers discipline as required. Assists in developing and implementing goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards for the facilities maintenance activities. Ensures that staff follows safety procedures and that public safety and security procedures are followed. Responds to and resolves County staff inquiries and complaints. Inspects the work and ensures quality and conformance to specifications of both County crews and contract staff. Prepares, issues, prioritizes and tracks facility and equipment maintenance and repair work orders; maintains accurate records of work performed. Interprets blueprints, specifications, manuals and related documentation. Plans, supervises and coordinates multiple craft operational and maintenance activities in such areas as mechanical, electrical, electronic, carpentry, painting, HVAC, alarm, fire and life safety and security system and related functions in County buildings and facilities. Performs skilled craft work in the designated area of expertise, troubleshoots maintenance problems and provides technical advice to assigned staff. Estimates equipment, materials and staff required to perform assigned work; requisitions supplies and equipment and maintains an inventory of regularly used materials. Uses standard office equipment, including a computer, in the course of the work; drives a motor vehicle to conduct work site inspections. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Prepares a variety of written correspondence and periodic and special reports regarding work performed. Closing Date/Time: 8/24/2018 5:00 PM Pacific
McCarran International Airport Las Vegas, NV, United States
Aug 08, 2018
Full Time
About the Position Performs journey level work in the installation, maintenance and repair of highly complex luggage movement systems, jet ways, commercial overhead doors, vehicle gates, automatic doors and triturators throughout the County airport system. Performs mechanical and electrical troubleshooting and problem diagnosis. This recruitment will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies. Note: This continuous recruitment may close at any time with three days posted notice. The Department of Aviation reserves the right to call only the most qualified applicants to the hiring interview. Requirements E quivalent to graduation from high school and equivalent to successful completion of a recognized apprenticeship in an electrical or mechanical trade and one year of full-time skilled experience in the installation, maintenance and repair of building electrical and mechanical operating systems and facilities described above. Additional experience as outlined above may be substituted for an apprenticeship program on a year-for year basis. Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Applicants not meeting these requirements will not be considered for employment. Licensing and Certification: Must possess a valid Class C Nevada driver's license at time of hire. Certification in a specific building trade is desirable. Working Conditions: Work extended shifts or be called back in emergency situations. Work out of doors in all weather conditions. Medical and Drug Examination: Employment is contingent upon the results of a physical examination performed by our examining physician, including pre-employment drug testing. Residency Requirement: Permanent employees must maintain a principal place of residency within the boundaries of Clark County and provide proof of compliance with Nevada motor vehicle registration and drivers' license laws within 90 days of employment. Background Check: Employment with the Department of Aviation is contingent upon completion of an education/experience background investigation, a fingerprint-based criminal history record check processed by the FBI, and upon the ability to be granted a security badge as mandated by the Transportation Security Administration. Note: all prospective hires must present two original government issued ID's upon acceptance of job offer. Examples of acceptable ID's include a Passport, Driver's License or DMV issued ID, birth certificate, Social Security card, Voter Registration card, school issued ID with picture, etc. Customs and Border Protection Security Seal Program: Employment with the Department of Aviation in this job title is contingent upon a five year employment and residency history record check and the ability to present original identity based documentation in order to meet the requirements for a Security Seal. Physical Demands Mobility to work in a typical shop, mechanical room, or related maintenance setting, including operating typical trade equipment, hand and power tools and standard office equipment, and to drive a motor vehicle to various work sites; stamina to stand, walk and climb and to work in confined or awkward spaces for an extended period of time; strength to lift and maneuver materials and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds with proper equipment; vision to read printed materials; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over a radio or telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation. Examples of Duties Performs skilled and semi-skilled mechanical work in the installation, maintenance and repair of automatic and commercial overhead doors, luggage movement systems, jet ways, triturators, vehicle gates, and carwash equipment. Performs periodic inspections at appropriate intervals to assure the proper operation of controls and moving parts; adjusts controls to maintain efficient system operation, diagnoses malfunctions and corrects defects in controls, instrumentation, and equipment; replaces worn or damaged parts, removes and replaces system units and balances and checks system operation when new or repaired units are installed; maintains records of repairs, parts used, calibration data, maintenance performed, efficiency and longevity of control and instrumentation units and systems; prepares diagrams and cost estimates and recommendations for system modifications or equipment changes to increase system efficiency; performs maintenance and repairs on machinery, pumps, motors, blowers, air compressors and related system components; repairs, assists service contract personnel in the maintenance of warranty control programs; may instruct and train maintenance and service personnel in equipment installation, maintenance and repair. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Performs inspections and repairs on Hydraulic/Pneumatic systems. Performs other similar and related duties as required. Participates in the design, layout and planning of the mechanical systems; takes measurements; prepares working drawings and sketches; assists in preparing project specifications. Estimates materials, tools and equipment needed for work assignments; orders and picks up materials and supplies from outside vendors as appropriate; prepares cost estimates for the job. Closing Date/Time: Continuous