Ensures airport maintains FAA Certification and compliance at the Boise Airport. Monitors and enforces 49 CFR Part 1542 Airport Security regulations (TSA 1542) and ensures compliance with FAA Part 139 Airport Certification regulations (FAR 139). Provides operational airfield and terminal services including conducting airport safety and security inspections, responding and participating in airport emergencies and incidents, coordinating winter operations events and reporting and communicating airfield or airport conditions, wildlife management and control, terminal crowd control and airport customer service. Handles inquiries and requests from the general public, airport tenants and outside agencies. Makes independent decisions concerning response priorities. Work is performed under general supervision.
Requires education and/or experience to attain the following:
Bachelor's degree in Airport Management, Aviation Science, Business or Public Administration, or closely related field, with one year experience in airport operations or administration including demonstrated experience conducting FAR 139 airfield inspections, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Working knowledge of airport and airline operations and security; Federal, state and local laws, regulations, policies, and procedures related to operations of certified, commercial airport; airfield and terminal procedures and technical aviation issues, equipment and administration; safety practices and precautions sufficient to recognize and correct hazardous situations; basic aviation and airport control procedures sufficient to provide safe coordination of various areas of airport and aircraft.
Ability to use Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software systems; prepare clear, accurate, concise and comprehensive oral and written reports, logs, and NOTAMS; exercise sound judgment in stressful situations; develop and use empathetic listening skills; handle customer concerns skillfully and respectfully; remain calm under public criticism; prioritize work and dispatch information during emergency situations; make quick decisions and adopt and/or modify established practices and procedures to emergency situations; accomplish multiple tasks accurately with frequent interruptions; interpret regulations, policies and procedures; display an attitude of cooperation and work harmoniously with all levels of City employees, the general public and other organizations; communicate effectively in the English language at a level necessary for efficient job performance; complete assignments in a timely fashion; understand and comply with all rules, policies and regulations; maintain prompt and regular attendance; and perform all essential and marginal functions as assigned by an authorized employee, supervisor and/or manager with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Individuals must be capable of operating vehicles safely and have an acceptable driving record.
Preferred Knowledge, Experience, And Training Three years experience conducting FAA FAR 139 and TSA 1542 Compliance Inspections, or experience as a pilot, crew member, flight dispatcher or military experience.
Advanced American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) training/credentials. FEMA NIMS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700 and 800 Certification.
Licensing And Other Requirements Valid Idaho driver's license. Successful completion of a TSA 10-year employment background investigation.
Special Requirements All applicants must be able to successfully pass City of Boise background check processes which include reference checks and criminal history checks.
Drug Free Workplace: In accordance with the City of Boise Drug Free Workplace Regulation, this position is designated as safety sensitive and is subject to testing requirements including Post Offer Applicant Testing, Random Testing, Reasonable Suspicion, Post - Accident, etc. Applicants will be required to submit to screening for illegal drug use prior to hire. Appointment to this position is contingent upon a negative pre-employment drug test.
This position is required to qualify and maintain qualification standards to carry firearms.