The Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Airport Manager. Said candidate will provide leadership and day-to-day oversight of operations. The ideal candidate should have a desire to help build airport related community and economic development opportunities.
•Duties: (not all inclusive) •Direct airport operations and maintenance. •Develops and manages budgets and expenses, prepares financial reports. •Has the ability to negotiate terms, contracts and agreements with contractors and lessees. •Grant Management •Knowledge of Strategic Planning •Possess Human Resources and personnel training •Government / FAA relations •Knowledge of NOTAM's •Implement and interpret Federal, State and local regulations. •Market the airport to potential clients, to include corporate and private aircraft. Increase aircraft population, rentals, etc.
The Auburn-Lewiston Airport (KLEW) is located in Auburn, Maine. KLEW is a general aviation facility that is one of the busiest in the state of Maine. The airport supports local and regional general aviation, flight training, cargo and corporate activity.
Qualifications: • History of sales, promotions, or event planning • Good communication and interpersonal skills • Baccalaureate degree desired in airport management or related field with certification in a recognized aviation or airport skill is desired but not required. • Three years’ experience managing general aviation airports but, equivalent experience will be considered. • Candidate will become AAE certified within 365 days of hire. • Pass a background check and employment health screening in accordance with the FAA and the City of Auburn
Please send resume and cover letter to: Chandra Elliott, Human Resources Specialist, City of Auburn, 60 Court Street, Auburn, ME 04210. (207) 333-6601 ext.1415, email@example.com. Position will be posted until filled, however, interviews will begin after 30 days.
The City of Auburn is an Equal Opportunity Employer