The Riverside County Transportation Land Management Agency is recruiting for a County Airport Manager to join the Aviation Department. The County Airport Manager will function independently and will be responsible for directing the daily coordination and operation of the County's 5 airports: Blythe, Chiriaco Summit, French Valley, Hemet-Ryan, and Jacqueline Cochran. The incumbent will oversee the budget and manage a staff of approximately 12 employees. They will provide direction to staff responsible for contract grant administration and ensure that County airports are in compliance with all Federal, State, and local codes and regulations. The County Airport Manager will be responsible for overseeing tenant leases, capital improvement projects, and other grant related functions.
Competitive candidates will have general airport management experience as well as experience managing capital improvement projects. Experience with airport related real estate and grant proposal processes is also highly desired.
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Education: Possession of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, preferably with major coursework in aeronautics/aviation, business, public administration, marketing, communications, or a closely related field to the assignment. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education on the basis of one year of full-time experience equaling 30 semester or 45 quarter units of education).
Experience: Two years working in an administrative, supervisory, or management capacity performing airport management duties which included experience in at least two of the following areas: program/project management, grant administration or management, operational services, negotiating and/or preparing real property transactions/agreements, budgets or fiscal management, community relations, or directing marketing activities in connection with airports.
Internal Number: 20-74219-01
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