The Delta County Airport Manager will work under the direct supervision of the County Administrator, and the general supervision of the Delta County Board of Commissioners. The Airport Manager is responsible for the planning, compliance, and operations of the Delta County Airport and its properties. The Airport Manager shall supervise all operations and office staff at the Delta County Airport.
The Airport Manager must be able to do the following: Analyze, plan, and complete tasks on a timely basis. Gather and process data accurately, including general calculations and budgeting. Reach sound conclusions and formulate recommendations. Articulate and clearly communicate in person, in writing, and through electronic means.
Bachelor’s degree in Aviation Management, Public Administration, Business Administration, Engineering, or related field; and five years experience in airport operations which have provided familiarity with state and federal laws related to airport operations.
Experience as an Airport Manager, Assistant Airport Manager, or Airport Operations Supervisor.
Experience managing employees.
Must be bondable
Require clearance with all security and other necessary agencies involved in airport operations.
About Delta County
Delta County is one of the larger counties in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. There are two cities, Escanaba and Gladstone, and fourteen townships within Delta County. Delta County has a stable economy backed by manufacturing and tourism. The Delta County Airport is a critical part of all things Delta County. The Delta County Airport is located on the shores of Lake Michigan, 2 miles from Escanaba, with easy access to lodging, restaurants, shopping, leisure, and recreation activities. The Airport is assisted in management by an advisory board and the airport reports to the Delta County Administrator and County Commissioners.