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TSA to host recruitment event for TSA officer jobs at Plattsburgh International and Adirondack Regional Airports

Local Press Release
Monday, September 9, 2019
Transportation Security Officer

PLATTSURGH, N.Y. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is holding a one-day recruitment event on Tuesday, September 10, to assist individuals applying for a job as a Transportation Security Officer (TSO) with TSA to work at either Plattsburgh International or Adirondack Regional Airport.  

TSA offers a very generous compensation package, to include, a starting pay of $15.89 per hour, paid leave, health, dental and vision benefits, federal retirement benefit, matching 401K and satisfaction in knowing you are performing a mission that is critical to our national security.

The session is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on September 10, at One WorkSource Center, 194 U.S. Oval, Plattsburgh, N.Y 12903. 

During the hiring event, TSA officials will discuss the duties of a TSA officer and the application process. They will also provide an overview of working for the federal government and discuss benefits, which include paid leave, health care plans for full- and part-time employees and 401k coverage.

Those who are interested may also apply online at or text “TSO” to 95495 or call 877-872-7990.

Candidates must be 18 years or older, have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent security experience, and be a U.S. citizen or national. Applicants are required to have two valid forms of state or federal identification.