The Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport is seeking applicants for the position of Operations Manager. Under the direction of the Director of Operations and Maintenance, The Operations Manager plans, organizes, and oversees Airside and Landside activities ensuring safety, security, and compliance with applicable regulations.
Required: Bachelor’s degree in Airport Management, Business Management or related field and three to five years of related experience
Send Resume and Cover Letter by July 31, 2017, to:
Casey Lyons, Director of Operations and Maintenance Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport 14035-L Airport Rd., Gulfport, MS 39503 Website: www.FLYGPT.com/careers
Management of GBRAA Custodial (9) and Operations (4) Departments
Assigning tasks and projects as needed to ensure fulfillment of the department’s duties
Representing management in the absence of higher authority.
Serving as the Alternate ASC.
Regularly coordinating with TSA and Gulfport Police Department Airport Division
Ensuring GPT’s compliance with FAR Part 139 and TSAR 1542
Implementing and updating GPT’s ACM, AEP, and ASP
Updating and enforcing the GBRAA Rules, Regulations, and Fees
Minimum Standards inspections
Receiving and reviewing business permit applications
Providing technical guidance in relation to safety, security, and regulation conformance
Preparing, proposing, and overseeing maintenance/construction projects including bid specification preparation, project implementation, and project closeout. Upcoming projects include, but are not limited to $2M Access Control System replacement, $1M LED lighting retrofit project, $900K Passenger Boarding Bridge
Complete 4-year degree in Airport or Business Management, or related field
3 - 5 years of related Airport Operations Experience at a 139 Airport with Commercial Service
Internship at a Part 139 commercial service airport or related experience
Familiar with FAR Part 139 and TSAR 1542
Private Pilot Certificate preferred
Additional Salary Information: $45,000 to $65,000 Commiserate with experience, examples include but are not limited to: pilot’s certificate, internship, military service, prior airport experience, firefighting experience, aviation fuel dispensing experience, airline operations experience, AAAE/ACI courses/certifications or other relevant experience
Full benefits package, including employee health insurance paid by GPT
Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport is a joint use airport centrally located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in Gulfport, Mississippi between Mobile, Alabama and New Orleans, Louisiana. The airport is approximately two miles from Interstate 10, and two miles from the Port of Gulfport and the Gulf of Mexico.
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport’s 1,600 acres of property features a 160,000 sq ft... airport terminal served by three major commercial airlines, two runways (9,000 ft and 4,900 ft), a state-of-the-art FBO, cargo and USO facilities, two hotels, an office park and more.