The Louisville Airport Authority is seeking a motivated individual for an Operations Supervisor position. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Operations Supervisor ensures operational excellence throughout the Airside and Landside of Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport by maintaining a safe, secure, and compliant airport environment through administration of established programs, policies, and procedures, while managing associated staff deployment and development. The position devises and drives continuous operational, safety, and security strategies pursuant to Federal Aviation Regulation Parts 77 and 139, Transportation Security Regulation 1542, Louisville Regional Airport Authority (LRAA) Rules and Regulations, and all other applicable statutes, regulations, and requirements. Serving a broad array of internal and external customers, the working Operations Supervisor position is responsible for providing a high level of customer service, support, and direction to the public, airport stakeholders, and government regulatory agencies, while performing other duties as required.
Position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Airport or Aviation/Aerospace Management, Aviation/Aerospace Science, Business or Public Administration, or closely related field, combined with a minimum of two (2) years of aviation-related experience, of which at least (1) year must be in an airport operations or administration role at a commercial service airport. Prior experience with a Fixed Base Operator (FBO), airline, air cargo carrier, airfield maintenance, or possession of a Private Pilot Certificate is desirable. Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe or other applicable software is needed. Candidate must have Certified Member (C.M.) designation from the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) at time of hire. Prospective employee must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to pass a criminal background check and preemployment drug screening. Incumbent must maintain a valid driver’s license and obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances as required.
Excellent benefit package with an anticipated annual starting pay of $54,025.00 ($25.97 per hour); if you meet the requirements and desire to become an integral part of our team, please visit our website at www.flylouisville.com for a complete job description. For consideration, please email your resume and cover letterl to firstname.lastname@example.org. Open until filled.
About Louisville Regional Airport Authority
The Louisville Regional Airport Authority is an independent public agency governed by an eleven member Board of Directors composed of leading public officials and private citizens. The Authority is primarily responsible for:
- planning, constructing, and operating its airports (currently Louisville International Airport and Bowman Field) in a timely and cost effective manner;
- enhancing the quality and quantity of air service to Kentucky and southern Indiana;
- cooperating with other agencies in economic development initiatives; and
-maintaining a close liaison with the surrounding community so as to be sensitive and responsive to the impact of airport operations on airport neighbors.
The Authority’s airports serve a large portion of Kentucky and southern Indiana by providing the people and businesses of this region entry into the international air
transportation system. As such, these airports are an integral and dynamic element in the economic welfare of the region. Operating for many years on a self-sustaining
basis, the Authority pursues its objectives by employing a professional staff and by working closely with the traveling public, various levels of govern...ment, the airlines, and a
variety of other groups whose goals are to serve the best interests of the community at large.