Airport Operations Specialist performs safety inspections for FAA airport certification. Inspections are required to maintain the airport's operating certificate. The position’s objective is to ensure the airfield is operated and maintained according to certification requirements of the FAA. This involves: · Inspect airfield to ensure compliance with FAA Parts 139 and 77 and TSAR Part 1542 · Conduct inspections of landside, terminal facilities for safety and security. · Perform wildlife control, SMS functions · Inspect for wildlife hazards and mitigate; files FAA, Airport paperwork · Works with airfield maintenance and electrical sections to ensure repairs and maintenance are within FAA tolerances · Monitor Airport for compliance with Federal, State and Local Laws. · Inspect and monitor terminal, landside and tenant leased areas for compliance with rules and regulations and lease terms · Respond to emergencies and responsible for decisions and coordinating emergency activities. · May perform other duties as assigned.
Position requires an Associate’s Degree
Two (2) years of related experience
Must be able to utilize airfield communication equipment and wildlife management tools
Requires experience with Microsoft Office products
Require skills in planning for maintenance and construction that requires working with time pressures and frequent change of tasks as well as performing multiple tasks simultaneously in a noisy environment as well as responding to emergency situations
This position requires working outdoors as well as in the office environment
Must possess or obtain a Texas Hunters License within six (6) months of hire
Requires basic math and computer skill
Must be able to pass TSA Background Check
A valid driver's license is required
Successful out of state candidates must be able to obtain a valid Texas driver's license within 90 days of hire
Additional Salary Information: Position closes 2/15/2021
About City of Corpus Christi - Corpus Christi International Airport
Corpus Christi International Airport is located on the south-central coast of Texas. This is a small hub airport with 90 employees.