BGM is looking for a highly motivated, innovative, and experienced individual to fill the Deputy Commissioner of Aviation position. This individual should be a self-starter that can anticipate problems, create and carryout plans, and to increase or maintain efficiency at the airport and within the staff. The work involves the safe operation, oversight, and maintenance of the airport and its property. The incumbent assists the Commissioner of Aviation in all administrative, maintenance, and safety operations of the airport. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Commissioner. Thorough knowledge of commercial airport operations, FAA regulations, AIP and DOT funded projects, is highly recommended. The ability to establish healthy working relationships and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, is required. A description of the position and applications can be found at http://gobroomecounty.com/personnel/vacancy. Applicants must include General Employment Application, cover letter, resume, and references. Starting salary, $69,746/ year with benefits.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Thorough knowledge of modern principles, practices and procedures of commercial airport management; Thorough knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations; Thorough knowledge of the Airport Improvement Program; Thorough knowledge of airport operations, rules and regulations including Part 139 requirements; Ability to plan and supervise the work of others; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships; Ability to keep records and make reports; Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in business administration or aviation/airport management or closely related field and three years of experience in an administrative capacity in commercial airport management.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Incumbents in this position are required by the County Legislature to reside within the county of Broome at all times during their employment in the title.
Additional Salary Information: Admin 2, Grade E, Full benefit package including health, option vision and dental. Applications accepted through 10/23/2019.
About Greater Binghamton Airport
The Greater Binghamton Airport is owned by Broome County Government and operated under the Department of Aviation. It is a Primary Commercial Service Airport with Delta Air Lines as the service provider. BGM boasts a diverse general aviation tenant base, one Fixed Based Operator, two flight school operators, and a 300 acre land development portfolio.