Columbia Metropolitan Airport now taking applications for a Public Safety Officer (PSO) (CAE) – Columbia Metropolitan Airport’s Department of Public Safety is now taking applications for a Public Safety Officer (PSO). PSO performs various police and fire duties in addition to ensuring safety within and around the Airport. South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy Class One certification and Fire Fighter II certification preferred; however, applicants must possess a minimum of one certification. Good mechanical ability required for operation and maintenance of equipment. Excellent Benefit package includes medical/dental insurance, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, personal days and retirement plan. Applicants must possess and maintain a valid S.C. Driver’s License. Applications will be accepted in the Airport Administrative Office (125-A Summer Lake Drive West Columbia, SC 29170) Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Applications can be completed online at: www.columbiaairport.com, (click employment link) and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or downloaded and faxed to 803-822-5141 - Attn: Human Resources. Application must be completed in its entirety. All successful candidates are required to undergo a Criminal Background Investigation. DEADLINE: Monday, March 4, 2013. Airport is EEO/AA Employer The Richland-Lexington Airport Commission serves as the governing body of the Richland-Lexington Airport District, a political sub-division of the State of South Carolina. It is composed of five appointees from Richland and Lexington Counties each and two from the City of Columbia.