DOWL’s Alaska Aviation team is seeking an Aviation Manager to manage both our aviation design and planning practice. We are looking for an energetic leader that can provide exceptional client service, while working closely with senior management to grow our aviation group and mentor staff. This is an exciting leadership opportunity to continue more than 50 years of aviation design experience in Alaska. Our current clients include Juneau International Airport and the State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, who owns the majority of the airports within the state. Our Alaska projects range from small rural gravel airports to medium-hub primary commercial service airports and private clients. In addition to our Alaska aviation team, you will be supported by our aviation team of planners and engineers inside and outside of Alaska and will have opportunities to support our projects companywide.
Duties will include management of both design and planning staff, project management, airfield planning and design, hiring and training of staff, business planning and business development across Alaska, and providing support to our aviation projects companywide.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from an ABET accredited program or a degree in an related aviation program
8+ years of experience in civil engineering or aviation related field
Licensed Professional Engineer with the ability to register in Alaska within 6 months of hire preferred
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Office software program such as Word, Excel, and Outlook
Preferred proficiency in design software packages such as AutoCAD and Civil 3D,
Travel may be required with occasional overnights
While the ideal candidate is a Professional Engineer, we will also consider a planner with a strong planning management background.
DOWL is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority, female, veteran, and disabled candidates are encouraged to apply.
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Applications accepted online only at company careers webpage - https://careers.dowl.com
DOWL is an employer owned, multidisciplinary engineering firm with offices in Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming. DOWL is a full-service firm offering tribal, private sector, and public sector clients a full-suite of environmental and land development, civil, transportation, water/water resources and geo-construction services.