Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) invites interested persons to apply for the Airports Construction Manager position to oversee the execution of capital development construction projects at FAT and Fresno Chandler Executive Airport (FCH).
Incumbent performs comprehensive construction management duties including various technical and managerial work of considerable complexity and the supervision of other staff involved in the investigation, quality control, quality assurance, inspection and contract administration of airport construction projects.
Incumbent is responsible for managing the Airports Construction Management Division, overseeing construction contractors, coordination with consultants and working with numerous stakeholders toward the successful completion of Airport construction projects. Also works closely with the FAA and other agencies to ensure compliance with rules and regulation for all aspects of a project ranging from airfield and pavement reconstruction projects to storm drain facility rehabilitation and terminal expansion. This is an unclassified position and serves at the will of the Department Director.
Candidates for this position will demonstrate knowledge of day-to-day airport operations with a thorough understanding of airport and general construction standards, FAA requirements and California Building Standards Code. A background that includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, or closely related field, and five years of construction management experience with projects of over $3 million in value, projects should have included both civil and building trades; three of the five years must have been in a supervisory capacity. Experience in Part 139 Airport capital programs is highly desirable. This position also requires the possession of a valid California Driver’s License. Candidates considered for hire must provide proof of a valid driver’s license and current copy of their driving record and must successfully pass a thorough background investigation.
HOW TO APPLY: Email your letter of interest, resume and three references to Kevin.Meikle@fresno.gov before March 22, 2019 to be considered for this excellent opportunity.
Additional Salary Information: The salary for the Airports Construction Manager is dependent upon qualifications. Also included is an attractive benefits package.
Internal Number: 5642
About Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT)
Fresno Yosemite International Airport is the major air transportation facility for the San Joaquin Valley, with non-stop service to airline hubs throughout the Western United States, as well as non-stop international flights to Guadalajara, Mexico. It is the primary regional airport for a six-county area in the central San Joaquin Valley.
Fresno Yosemite International Airport is a ‘Walk in the Park.” The City of Fresno is near three National Parks and the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Residents enjoy year-round recreational activities involving sailing, snow and water skiing, fishing, backpacking and golfing. City of Fresno is located in the central San Joaquin Valley, and is at the geographic center of California. Fresno is the largest community in the San Joaquin Valley and the fifth largest city in the State of California. Residents enjoy a wide variety of social, cultural, athletic, educational and recreational activities in an affordable environment.