Employment opportunities at PHFThe Peninsula Airport Commission only accepts job applications when there is an open position for employment. The Peninsula Airport Commission is an equal opportunity employer.

Tenants, including the airlines and rental cars, all hire independently of the Peninsula Airport Commission. Please contact them individually to inquire about job opportunities.


Prep Cook ( Part-Time)

Part-Time at $11.00

The Peninsula Airport Commission seeks a positive, team-oriented, customer service focused person to fill the positions of a part time prep cook at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport. This is a part time position and must have a minimum of 1 year experience as a prep cook. Must have a High School Diploma or GED and have a food handler’s card from the health department before start of employment.

This is a safety and security sensitive position.

Must pass medical, drug screen and background check.

Please email your resume to employment@newportnewsairport.com

Finance Manager

The Peninsula Airport Commission is looking for a reliable Finance Manager that will analyze everyday financial activities and subsequently provide advice and guidance to upper management on future financial plans. The Finance Manager will perform complex professional work planning, organizing, and directing of the financial activities of Newport News/Williamsburg Airport performing accounting, budgeting and payroll functions, preparing and maintaining detailed financial records and files, preparing financial reports, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work involves setting policies and goals under the direction of the Executive Director. Departmental supervision is exercised over finance personnel.


  • Maintain the financial health of the organization.
  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further course of action.
  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results, and the company’s actual performance compared to business plans.
  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met.
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget.


  • Proven experience as a Financial Manager.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of general laws and administrative policies governing municipal financial practices and procedures.
  • Extensive knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting and budgeting.
  • Ability to evaluate complex financial systems and efficiently formulate and install accounting methods, procedures, forms, and records.
  • Ability to formulate long-range fiscal planning.
  • Ability to prepare informative financial reports.
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles.
  • Able to manage, guide and lead subordinate employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $70,000.00 – $85,000.00 per year


The Peninsula Airport Commission is looking for a responsible custodian to maintain and protect the Newport News/Williamsburg Airport.


  • Police grounds and other public areas for debris as well as empty trash throughout the terminal and surrounding areas.
  • Remove and properly dispose of trash and recycling material.
  • Clean, disinfect, and sanitize toilets, urinals, sinks, mirrors, countertops, water fountains, and all restroom fixtures and keep restrooms stocked and supplied.
  • Vacuums, shampoo, cleans and cares for building carpeting.
  • Dust, mop, wet mop, sweep, scrub, strip and refinish floors.
  • Move furniture and setup rooms and other areas for special events.
  • Perform any other related duties as assigned by Manager of Custodial services or designee.


  • High School diploma or GEDD and any equivalent combination of experience and training.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in housekeeping.
  • Adequate knowledge of cleaning chemicals, methods, materials and the care, maintenance and operational use of janitorial equipment.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $9.50 – $11.00 per hour


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

The Peninsula Airport Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please, no phone calls. Please send resume to employment@newportnewsairport.com