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General Crewman

Date: Mar 17, 2018

Location: Pompano Beach, FL, US

Company: Goodyear

Location: US-FL-POMPANO-BCH-AIRSHIP-2502-2218    
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

About the Position

The Goodyear Blimp is America’s most enduring corporate icons and we are in need of a General Crewman for our (OH, FL, CA) location.

Under the general direction of the Grounds Crew Operation Manager the General Crewman assists Airship mechanics,

ground service equipment (GSE) mechanics, and technicians in successful completion of daily tasks.  Tasks include

launch and retrieval of the airship, traveling with the airships team, representing the company and Airship Operations in

a professional and appropriate manner, and being the face of Goodyear by assisting with the public affairs of the

airship as needed.



  • As required and under the direction of the Grounds Crew Operations Manager, perform general maintenance on the airship:
    • Cleaning
    • Inspections
    • Helium removal and installation
    • Painting
    • Decal installation and removal
    • Other duties as necessary
  • Maintain a safe moored condition for the airship including security, proper trim, pressure and ballasting and cleanliness of both airship and GSE.
  • Assists in the safe handling of the airship and its passengers and drive all necessary equipment as needed including bus, semi-truck, mast truck, van, pickup truck/trailer combinations.
  • Tend the airship for pressure watches (helium and air) as scheduled. Perform overnight airship pressure watches as needed. 
  • Perform janitorial duties as directed by the Ground Crew Operations Manager/Assistant Crew Chief or as directed. 



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Previous aviation experience desired.    ·
  • Ability to work with heights.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs and up regularly.
  • Ability to obtain a CDL within 180 days.
  • Ability to obtain and pass DOT physical within 90 days.  

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami