This position works under general supervision & performs various duties directed by operational requirements.
Include/not limited to •Operate airport safety under FAR Part 139 •Qualify as an Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter (ARFF) & drive and operate specialized ARFF vehicles. •Qualify as a Certified Weather Observer and provide proper augmentation to the Airports Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS). •During periods of snow and ice removal, drive & operate all major airport snow removal equipment. Perform tasks at the Snow Command Desk, file Notices to Airmen (NOTAM’s) and update airfield conditions on computer based programs. •Maintain safety and security standards for all airport construction activities. •Perform wildlife mitigation services on airport operating areas. •Perform airport security inspections & video monitoring under requirements of TSR1542. •Position involves shift work. •Perform other tasks as assigned by the Airport Operations Supervisor. •Maintain acceptable attendance and performance at required training functions.
COMPANY BENEFITS: very attractive benefit package; medical, dental, vision, paid vacation & sick, company match 401k - plus more!
QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to perform the duties of this classification to Company standards, which includes, but is not limited to, passing, to the satisfaction of the Company, initial and periodic Company tests to ensure the initial and required level of proficiency.
LANGUAGE SKILLS Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, and percentages.
REASONING ABILITY Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Acquires all licenses or certificates required by regulatory agencies. Meet the required training criteria under FAR Part 139. Possession of a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL class B). Possession of FAA Aviation Surface Weather Service (ASWO) “Certificate of Authority to take METAR Weather Observations” Pass Company test pertaining to Federal Aviation Administration Federal Aviation Regulation Part 139. Pass bi-annual fire brigade physical. Maintain adherence to the Airport Environmental Management System (“AEMS”). Meet or exceed the required training criteria under the Airport Environmental Management System. Meet or exceed, and required security training and performance criteria as mandated in the Federal Approved Airport Security Plan.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle to feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and smell. The employee is occasional required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE College degree preferred or the equivalent work experience Aviation experience desired Ability to perform the duties of this classification to Company standards, which includes, but not limited to passing, to the satisfaction of the Company, initial and periodic Company tests to ensure the initial and ongoing maintenance of required level of proficiency.
Additional Salary Information: Union Position
Hourly Rate of Pay$20.20*
*upon successful completion of the one year probation $24.20 hour. Plus overtime
Internal Number: April 2010
About AFCO AvPORTS Mgmt - Westchester County Airport
Westchester County Airport is a FAR Part 139 Class 1 commercial service airport with corporate and general aviation service. Operations office is a 24/7/365 operation.