Senior Airport Operations Officers are responsible for airside, landside and terminal functions, assuring the airport operates in accordance with various federal, state and local rules and regulations. Normal job functions may include: leading the daily activities of the on-duty Airport Operations Officer(s), coordinating day-to-day operations, overseeing/conducting airfield inspections for compliance with FAR Part 139, conducting security-related functions and responding to security-related incidents in compliance with FAR Part 1542, responding to aircraft emergencies, and providing quality customer service to airport tenants and passengers. This position may also conduct training classes as necessary on these subject areas.To apply for the position, please visit the City of Dallas home page at: www.dallascityhall.com. Application will be accepted from October 8, 2017 until October 21, 2017.
Four (4) years experience in aviation, airport operations, airport inspections or airport/airline security. Requires proficiency with aeronautical radio communications. Effective oral and written communication skills, PC skills, valid driver’s license and good driving record required. Must be able to work assigned shifts including nights, weekends and holidays and pass TSA background check. Per FAA Advisory Circular 150/5210-20, selected candidate must be able to demonstrate a functional knowledge of the English language. Experience at a FAR 139/1542 certified airport is a plus. High school diploma or equivalent. Pilot license plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements. An associate's degree in aviation management plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements. A bachelor's degree or higher in aviation management will meet the education and experience requirements.
About City of Dallas, Department of Aviation, Love Field
The City of Dallas owns and operates Dallas Love Field, one of the finest general-purpose airports in the world. Love Field has a unique balance of commercial air service and general aviation operations. Love Field is proud to be the corporate headquarters for Southwest Airlines, six full service FBOs, and multiple corporate aviation facilities. The Department of Aviation employs a staff of app...roximately 120, and operates three aviation facilities: Love Field, Dallas Executive Airport (general aviation), and the downtown heliport. For additional information on Love Field, please visit our website: www.dallas-lovefield.com