This entry-level position that manages the use of airport facilities in accordance with established policies and procedures. Position assures continuous safety and security compliance with Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) Parts 77 and 139, Transportation Security Regulation (TSR) Part 1542, in addition to all other applicable statutes, regulations, and requirements. Duties include periodic, daily, and continuous airfield and facilities inspections for unsafe or non-compliant conditions; actively monitoring two-way radio communication amongst airport staff, security access control, CCTV systems, flight operations statuses, weather, work order requests, and local air traffic (ATC) radio communications; issuing airport ID media and providing fingerprinting services; coordinating and monitoring airport construction activities; providing high levels of customer service in responding to questions and inquiries from the public, airport stakeholders, and/or governmental regulatory agencies; perform simple mechanical and maintenance repairs and/or troubleshooting. This position reports to the Operations Supervisor.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Airport or Aviation/Aerospace Management, Aviation/Aerospace Science, or three (3) years of direct 139 experience at a commercial service airport.
Experience in airport operations or administration, or in a position with direct aviation relevance, experience at a Fixed Base Operator (FBO), airline, air cargo carrier, airfield maintenance, and/or airport emergency services, and possession of a Private Pilot Certificate or Airport Security Coordinator (ASC) Certification are preferred.
Must be willing to work rotating shifts that may include, nights, weekends and holidays; pass a drug screen and subsequent drug screen tests and must meet necessary requirements to obtain and maintain unescorted access to the Security Identification Display Area (SIDA). Applicant must have a valid Alabama Driver’s License.
The Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM), Dannelly Field, is located approximately seven miles southwest of Alabama’s capital city, Montgomery, Alabama and approximately six miles south of Maxwell AFB. Montgomery Regional Airport is the primary commercial service airport in the River Region and is owned and operated by the Montgomery Airport Authority. MGM is a Class I, Index B non-hub airport. Montgomery Aviation the the primary fixed-based-operator (FBO) serving the local general aviation community since 1945. The 187th Fighter Wing and Army National Guard are located at MGM.