Kind of Work: Highly responsible administrative, inspection, and liaison work with New Orleans Aviation Board members and Airport management. Employees in this classification must exercise considerable independent judgment in reacting to unanticipated situations within airport policies; and related work as required.
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university. *
Four (4) years of professional experience negotiating commercial lease agreements, administering contracts, preparing request for proposals, evaluating proposals, and preparing and administering budgets. Professional experience is experience gained in a position that required a Bachelor's Degree upon entrance. The Civil Service Department reserves the right to determine what experience qualifies as professional administrative experience.
A valid driver's license*. Applicants must be eligible for coverage under the airport's auto liability insurance policy.
Note: A Master's degree may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience.
This position requires a one (1) year probationary period.
The New Orleans Aviation Board (NOAB) oversees the operation of the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and the Downtown Heliport as an unattached board of the City of New Orleans. The nine member board is appointed by the Mayor of New Orleans.Armstrong International serves over 13 million passengers annually with 15 airlines to 53 non-stop destinations. NOAB has annual revenues of $115 Million and has a $1 Billon Capital Improvement Program underway, including the construction of a new 35-gate terminal facility.Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is the gateway to one of the top travel destinations in the world – New Orleans. Conveniently located 15 minutes from downtown and the historic French Quarter, Armstrong International is poised for the future as the Airport of the Gulf South providing safe, first class customer service to travelers from around the world.