Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) welcomes applications for the role of Engineer through March 31, 2020. Salary: Min. $70,937.41 - Mid. $92,218.63. This position reports to the Design & Construction Engineer. It supports the design, construction, inspection and management of JAA’s Capital Improvement Program for Jacksonville International Airport, JAXEX, Herlong and Cecil Airport. Work requires knowledge and understanding of engineering principles and practices, and applicable laws, environmental regulations and building codes. Requires skill in understanding and influencing staff and consultants, coordinating engineering functions and representing the department. Work is performed following clearly defined engineering principles and involves a variety of situations which require the use of judgment in search of solutions to matters affecting the department and JAA's infrastructure. The work is performed primarily in an office environment but is occasionally performed in a field setting involving some exposure to unfavorable climatic conditions and other hazards which are predictable and controllable.
Required Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field and
5 years of project and/or construction management experience
Preferred Education & Experience:
Experience with public agency projects
Licenses & Certifications
State of Florida Professional (P.E.) license (Required)
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge
Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Class E driver’s license
Internal Number: 8524
About Jacksonville Aviation Authority
The JAA is an independent government agency created by the Florida legislature. It operates as a landlord, managing the upkeep, improvement and expansion of its facilities, and coordinating the use of the same by private companies. JAA owns the runways, hangars, passenger terminal buildings, airport grounds and road connections to the public highway system. We provide and maintain the terminals and their equipment, and manage the overall use of the facilities.
We are passionate about our performance, embracing a commitment to quality in all that we do. We strive for excellence in everything, going beyond daily to ensure the top quality our customers have come to expect from us. We live by our motto, “One Team, One Direction.”