TSA to host recruitment event for part-time TSA officer jobs at Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport

Local Press Release
Thursday, February 21, 2019

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.– The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a recruitment event Friday, March 1, to recruit part-time TSA officers to work at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (CHO). The goal is to have many of the new employees onboard ahead of the busy summer travel season.

Starting pay is $15.63 per hour, with opportunities for pay increases after six months. No previous experience is required.

The recruitment event will be conducted at the Virginia Career Works-Charlottesville Center, 944 Glenwood Station Lane, Suite 103 in Charlottesville. Interested individuals can pop in any time between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The event includes a brief presentation by TSA and assistance with submitting an application. During the hiring event, TSA officials will discuss the duties of a TSA officer and the application process. They also will provide an overview of working for the federal government and discuss benefits, which include paid leave, health care plans for part-time employees and 401k coverage.

Candidates must be 18 years or older, have a high school diploma, GED and be a U.S. citizen or national.  

Individuals can apply online. For additional information, candidates can also text “TSO” to 95495 or call 877-872-7990.