Mineta San Jose International Airport is recruiting for an Airport Operations Supervisor. The position may be assigned to programs within the Airport Operations Division including Airside, Security and Landside. Programs within these sections include airfield operations, Manager-on-Duty, noise monitoring, emergency planning, general aviation, terminal management, public parking, airport shuttle and ground transportation, parking and traffic control, security compliance, airport identification badging, and airport operations center functions. This position may require the supervision of a large number of staff and requires an individual with a high level of leadership and supervision. The position may interact regularly with Airport customers, contractors, tenants, government agencies, and other City departments. Successful candidates must demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to handle confidential and sensitive information. Depending on assignment, Airport Operations Supervisor positions work traditional shifts, as well as non-traditional shifts, covering twenty-four hours per day, seven days per week, including weekends and holidays.
Education, training and experience equivalent to:
1. Airport Operations Supervisor I: Bachelor's degree in aviation or closely related field AND two (2) years of experience in the aviation field at the level of Senior Airport Operations Specialist I or higher. Additional experience in aviation may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis. Aviation experience is typically gained by working for the following types of organizations: airport, airline, fixed based operator, airport related contractor, aviation related government agency or military aviation. The class specification for Senior Airport Operations Specialist can be accessed at http://www.sanjoseca.gov/HumanResources/spec/3514s001.htm.
2. Airport Operations Supervisor II: Bachelor's degree in aviation or closely related field AND certification from an airport industry professional organization AND one (1) year of experience in the aviation field at the level of Airport Operations Supervisor I or higher. Additional experience may not be substituted for education.
3. Airport Operations Supervisor III: Bachelor's degree in aviation or closely related field AND two (2) certifications from an airport industry professional organization AND one (1) year of experience in the aviation field at the level of Airport Operations Supervisor I or higher AND one (1) year of experience as Manager-On-Duty at SJC since July of 2010. Additional experience may not be substituted for education.
4. License/Certificates: Possession of a valid driver's license authorizing operation of a motor vehicle. Must also meet the Airport's Insurance Carriers requirements for coverage. Must obtain a Movement Area Driving Permit within three (3) months of entering position.
5. Employment Eligibility: Federal law requires all employees to provide verification of their eligibility to work in this country. Please be informed that the City of San Jose will not prepare or file a labor condition application with the Department of Labor. This Airport position requires a background check and a TSA Security check. The candidate must be fingerprinted and qualify under all applicable TSA and Airport regulations.
About City of San Jose, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
San José’s quality of life is unsurpassed. Located roughly 50 miles south of San Francisco and 30 miles east of Pacific Coast beaches, the City is in a valley surrounded by the Diablo and Santa Cruz mountain ranges and enjoys an average of 300 days of sunshine a year. The City is readily accessible to the beaches along the California coast including Monterey and Carmel, Yosemite and Lake Tahoe in ...the Sierra Nevadas, Napa Valley, and the rich cultural life of the entire region. Universities in and near San José include San José State University, Santa Clara University, Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley, University of California at San Francisco, and University of California at Santa Cruz.
Those living and working in San José have access to the City’s many attractions, cultural and performing arts, and recreational opportunities. A year-round calendar of festivals and celebrations supports the community spirit. Nearby open space provides easy access to mountain parks, trails, lakes, and streams. San José has received accolades for its living and working climate from publications including Business Week and Money Magazine, as well as other national media. Recently, Spering’s Best Places rated San Jose #1 as the healthiest city in America.
Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) is managed by the City of San José’s Aviation Department as an enterprise operation. The Airport has a eleven-member Advisory Board appointed by the Mayor and City Council.