Supervises the daily operations of maintenance and security to provide a safe and efficient airport; and supervises airfield inspections, security inspections, ramp checks and FAA communications.
Coordinates and supervises airport construction projects, budget and completion timeframe; and reviews budget, inspects construction projects and reviews weekly schedule.
Conducts safety inspections daily and investigates airport accidents and incidents; conducts inspections; reviews airfield inspections; reviews electrical and airfield signage inspections; and investigates aircraft accidents and incidents.
Develops budget and monitors costs; applies for federal and state grants; develops and updates event or program budgets in coordination with various departments or sponsors; monitors budget expenditures; and procures materials for program use.
Bachelor's degree in Aviation, Airport Management, Aeronautical or Civil Engineering or a related field field (Master’s degree preferred); six years of progressively responsible experience in operations for a general aviation and commerical airport, with three years of management experience for a comparably sized organization or as a director for a smaller organization; must have appropriate certifications in related field.
Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license.
About DeKalb–Peachtree Airport
The county's mission is to make the priorities of the citizens of DeKalb County; the priorities of county government - by achieving a safer DeKalb, building stronger neighborhoods, creating a fiscally accountable and more efficient county government, and uniting the citizens of DeKalb County.