Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Authority sincerely appreciates your interest in our airfield and the business development advantages that are being discovered here at Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport.
Help Wanted – Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Authority is accepting applications for a worker in support of maintaining buildings, grounds and snow removal operations. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a pre-employment physical examination. Having a Michigan Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or ability to secure a CDL, is preferred. Lifting is required as well as being available to work nights, weekends and holidays. Application forms are available for pick up at the Airport Authority office which is located at 3961 E. Airport Drive, Oscoda. Applications for this position will be received until Wednesday, August 29, 2018. Additional information can be obtained by calling (989) 739-1111. Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport Authority is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free work environment.
If you’re looking for an aircraft maintenance location that allows taxi-way access for your business – – look no further. Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport features an 11,800’ x 200’ foot runway with ‘heavy’ aircraft capable taxiways and aprons. Our runway is capable of handling all types of aircraft. It is also equipped with an FAA – ‘Category I’ Instrument Landing System (ILS) which supports landing operations during nearly all weather conditions. A variety of Aircraft ‘Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul’ (MRO) businesses are already sharing this airfield. It is envisioned that additional MRO providers will benefit from joining the cluster and collaboration of MRO service providers – – with the end-goal being to fully develop Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport as a major ‘full-service’ aircraft maintenance facility.
The setting and lifestyle near Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport is unique as compared to other expansive airfield facilities – – which are typically located near a large city with associated urban sprawl. Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport is located within the town of Oscoda which is situated between the shoreline of Lake Huron and the Huron National Forest. In addition to its sugar sand Lake Huron beaches, this community also boasts about a variety of nearby inland lakes, rivers, streams and recreation trail systems. As such, outdoor enthusiasts are able to enjoy many types of year-round activities – – while working, living and playing in the Oscoda area.
The Oscoda area also has solid public school systems – – with five public school districts and two private schools to choose from. Also, the Huron Shores Campus of Alpena Community College is located within short walking distance from Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport.
In short, Oscoda-Wurtsmith Airport is a very attractive location for establishing or expanding your business operations.