Job Title: Airport Manager Starting Salary: $53,289 to $58,760 /depending on qualifications Status: Salaried Full-time position with benefits Closing Date: August 28, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
The Opportunity: Tooele County is looking for a highly skilled individual to administer managerial, supervisory and administrative tasks related to the day-to-day business operations of the Tooele County Wendover Airport. This includes oversight of the fixed-based operation, in accordance with the rules, regulations, by-laws, policies and decisions as established and directed by the Airport Director, Airport Board and Tooele County Commission.
Located just off I-80 at the edge of the world-famous Bonneville Salt Flats of Utah's west desert, the Wendover Airport is the most original remaining World War II airfield in the U.S. and services military, commercial, and general aviation uses.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Aeronautical Science, Public Administration, Management, Engineering or equivalent.
Five (5) years of experience as an airport manager, assistant airport manager or operations manager at a primary commercial service airport. Managerial and supervisory experience and demonstrated interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with a wide range of disciplines.
Enhancing qualifications include but are not limited to MBA, Accreditation by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), FAA private pilot certificate, financial/accounting background, personal computer skills, and corporate experience.
An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Management experience involving at least 12 direct employees. Working knowledge of good management principles. Knowledge of the principles and procedures involved in the operations of a small commercial service airport. Knowledge of safety considerations in the operation of an FAR Part 139 certificated airport. Thorough knowledge of aviation procedures and terminology. Considerable knowledge of the principles of public administration. Ability to plan and direct comprehensive airport operations programs. Thorough knowledge of facilities management and repair. Thorough knowledge of equipment repair. Ability to develop and implement safety operations, standards and practices.
Additional Salary Information: Depending on qualifications