Denver International Airport (DEN) is looking for a strong leader to join our Airside Operations Department as an Airport Operations Manager – Emergency Operations. In this role you will manage and control the day-to-day operations at Denver International Airport to ensure the efficient movement of aircraft and the safety of those using the airport. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with previous leadership experience. This position requires a person to be skilled at building and maintaining relationships throughout the airport, as well as having a strong grasp of the operational airfield duties. We are looking for someone who can think strategically and support upper management by being willing to available 24/7/365. This is a great opportunity for someone to take their career to the next level.
We are looking for critical thinker who values team collaboration with 3-5 years of airport or emergency operations experience to join our DEN operations team. In addition, our ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:
Previous leadership experience
Experience working in an Office of Emergency Management (Airport, Gov’t, Higher Education, Hospital, etc.)
Experience working in or supporting an Emergency Operations Center or on-scene Incident Command
Progressive roles and responsibilities
We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Aviation Management, Business Administration, Management or a related field.
Experience: Three (3) years of experience of the type and at the level of Airport Operations Officer – Airfield and Ramp Tower supporting field operations in a medium or large hub civilian airport or military facility.
Licensure and Certification: This job requires driving. Requires a valid Driver's License at the time of application. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment.
Equivalency: One (1) year of the appropriate type and level of experience may be substituted for each required year of post-high school education. Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements.
About City and County of Denver
Denver International Airport is the 19th-busiest airport in the world and the 5th-busiest airport in the United States, serving 58.3 million passengers last year and generating more than $26 billion for the region annually. DEN is the largest and newest commercial airport in the United States and consists of 15 million square feet of built environment.
Denver is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, and has been named the nation's top place to live, work, and play. Being the best place to live isn't easy; maintaining such a reputation means we need the best people working for the residents of Denver. People who want to make a difference; people who want to give back; people who want to be at the heart of the city and have a hand in creating our future. At DEN, the core values of the organization are transparency, collaboration, mutual respect and support, diversity, integrity, trust and organizational excellence. Join the team at DEN and be part of the future for the world's most exciting and forward-thinking airport. Learn more about DEN at www.flydenver.com.