Houston is an exciting city in which to live and work with one of the fastest growing and most diverse populations anywhere in the world. Residents enjoy affordable housing options, excellent school districts, a vibrant performing arts community and an overall great quality of life. If you work hard and dream big, anything is possible in Houston.
As a department of the City of Houston, we value diversity and innovation. There is room to grow your career here with a variety of positions, ranging from engineers and environmentalists to operations airside coordinators and art curator. Airport roles are clustered into four integrated units. Operations includes airport operations for all three Houston airports, Safety & Emergency Preparedness and Technology. Capital Development at Houston Airports includes our Infrastructure group. Commercial Development includes Air Service Development, Concessions, Parking, Marketing, Airline Affairs and Real Estate Development. Corporate Functions includes Human Capital Management, Finance, the Director's Office and External Affairs.
If you want to join a winning team, check out our current career opportunities at Houston Airports, a Department of the City of Houston here.
Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Air Service Development
Airline Affairs and
Real Estate Development
Other opportunities exist at our airports in food & beverage, retail, airline and aviation-related industries. Click here to learn about retail and restaurant concessions job openings at our Houston Airports. For information about working for an airline, please contact the respective airline directly.
We work together with integrity and treat every individual with courtesy and respect.
"Our airports wouldn't run as smoothly without the close collaboration of our employees and external partners, from TSA and our airlines to City agencies. During Super Bowl LI week, more than one million people came through our three Houston airports quickly and efficiently. I'm always amazed at what we can accomplish together."
We have the courage and willingness to consider new and unconventional ways of thinking.
"Houston Airports is all about finding new ways to improve the passenger's travel experience. Our new Smart Restroom system, for example, immediately communicates feedback to us about a facility so we know if attention is needed, improving efficiency, effectiveness and passenger satisfaction."
We WOW our passengers through a "can do" attitude and respond quickly to meet and exceed their expectations.
"We want to do more than just provide good service to our passengers. We want to WOW them! That means we're prepared for anything, from finding lost travel documents to saving a person's life with CPR.
Exceeding expectations is what we do best. Houston Airports is committed to customer service excellence, and we want everyone to know it."
We strive for quality and skillful execution without compromise.
"Our commitment to excellence earned Hobby Airport a coveted four-star rating in 2016 from leading air transport rating agency Skytrax. More than 20 categories ranked higher than most other US airports, even free Wi-Fi service speed and access, and our public arts program. We don't compromise when it comes to excellence at Houston Airports."
Our Educational Assistance Program offers tuition reimbursement to permanent, full-time,
non-disciplinary status team members, subject to funds availability. Considered for
reimbursement are post-secondary courses that relate directly to training for current
assignments and improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the Houston Airports work.
Houston Airports pays the costs associated with a team member’s professional license,
certification, or membership in a professional organization or training opportunity.
Committed to encouraging healthy lifestyles among its team members, Houston Airports
provides workplace exercise facilities and partial fee reimbursement for other approved
exercise facilities or programs.
Interfaith Chapel Scholarships
Airport Interfaith Chapels annually award scholarships to those in the airport community and their immediate family members who are pursuing higher education.
Discounts and Parking
Houston Airports team members enjoy food and retail discounts at our airports, as well as complimentary parking while conducting airport business.
Our onboarding process welcomes and helps new team members acclimate quickly to Houston Airports and its unique culture. During this long-term process, we invest in our team members by providing the tools, resources and knowledge to ensure they become an involved and integral part of our team.
To find out more about the Houston Airports benefits package, which includes medical insurance, personal time off, life insurance and more, please click here.
The Houston Airport System is working with Airports Council Int’l - North America and Edge4Vets to accelerate veterans into our workforce. The Edge4Vets program is designed to help you PREPARE and CONNECT for a job that can lead to an outstanding career in aviation.
Houston Airports has been a proud supporter of the City of Houston's Hire Houston Youth program since its inception in 2016. By investing in the workforce of the future through its summer Management Intern Program, Houston Airports introduces college students ages 18-24 to the exciting world of aviation and air travel while giving them the opportunity to be part of hands-on projects that develop the job skills they need.
Internships last for 8 weeks in the summer, earning a competitive hourly salary for 32-40 hours a week. Hourly compensation is based on the student's field of study and level of education. Selected interns receive orientation and Job Readiness Training.
Information about this program and the application process will be available in the Spring.
Click on image below to view video detailing the program.