O'Hare and Midway International Airports are the prime drivers of economic development in the area. The airports combined contribute over 500,000 jobs. The resources below are intended to provide easy access to job opportunities with businesses and organizations that operate at and around O'Hare and Midway International Airports.
Please explore the links below and see the abundant number of business and organizations that make up our airport community. Contact information for each business opportunity is provided below as well.
O'Hare and Midway International Airports are operated by the City of Chicago. Therefore, all hiring is done through the Department of Human Resources. City of Chicago jobs located at the airports include positions with the Department of Aviation, Chicago Fire Department, and Chicago Police Department.
Click here to access the Chicago Department of Human Resources' website.
All major rental car agencies serve O'Hare and Midway International Airports. Click below to access job opportunities for the rental car agencies serving the airports.
To inquire about jobs with concessions at either O'Hare or Midway Airports, please contact the employer directly as each operates independently, and therefore, has its own hiring procedure and policy. For concession employers with specific online contact information, please see the link below.
Many Federal Agencies service the City of Chicago Airports. Those agencies include the Transportation Security Agency, the Federal Aviation Administration, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection.Career Resources for those agencies can be found at the link below.
Hotels surround each of our Chicago airports. Each one hires for a variety of positions at their facilities. In addition, the Rosemont Convention Center is located just minutes from O'Hare. Click below to access job resources for airport area hotels and the Rosemont Convention Center.
More than 50 passenger airlines service Chicago's two airports. Each airline hires their own employees for positions on and off the airport. Click below to access links to job opportunities at passenger airlines.
O'Hare is Chicago's primary location for cargo traffic. More than 20 all-cargo airlines operate at O'Hare. In addition, many freight forwarders surround the airport ready to move goods to and from the airport. Click below to access job opportunities at cargo airlines and local freight forwarders.
Are you interested in working at O'Hare or Midway Airports in the service industry? Click below to access job resources for airport services providers.
The City of Chicago Community Re-enter Support Center provides a central location where any Chicago resident who has served time for a felony conviction can receive the support services needed to transition back into their communities and the workforce.
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