This is a 37.5 hour per week position Employees receive a generous benefits package which includes: 13.5 paid holidays, paid employee health insurance, sick/vacation leave, pension options, and optional dental/life/income protection insurance. Tuition reduction/scholarship programs with Kaplan University and USM are available. Also includes a $1,500 sign on bonus and $2,500 relocation.
4 Year Degree
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
The Portland International Jetport has an opening for an Airport Maintenance Manager. This Manager supervises two Maintenance Supervisors, two Airfield Electricians and 12 maintenance workers. This senior management position reports directly to the Deputy Director of Operations and Maintenance. The Jetport is seeking a forward thinking and innovative candidate to look at all aspects of the department and make recommendations to the deputy director. The ideal candidate has a strong background in training, coaching, mentoring teams and has prior operations, maintenance and construction experience. Ability to develop, implement and monitor a predictive/preventive maintenance plan. Strong organizational and time management skills are a must. The selected candidate will reinforce the Jetport’s core values of Safety, Service, Teamwork, and Trust. Successful completion of TSA Criminal Background check in accordance with TSR Part 1542 to acquire and maintain an airport security badge are required for this position.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university; Minimum three years prior senior level airport operations, maintenance, and construction experience at a Part 139 airport with snow removal operations; Ability to be on-call for emergencies; Knowledge of current operational procedures on preparation, repair, maintenance, and modifications of various sites and facilities as required; Ability to anticipate situations thoroughly and in detail to ensure a safe flying environment; Ability to make on-the-scene decisions affecting airfield safety; Knowledge and understanding of the principles and techniques of personnel management and supervision; Knowledge of the current materials, methods, tools, and equipment used in journey level building trades (painting, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, air conditioning), and custodial maintenance; Ability to manage several situations simultaneously and to assure a safe airport; Knowledge of the principles and practices of airport operations and airfield maintenance; Knowledge of Federal and State rules and regulations as well as funding methods; Ability to prepare budget recommendations; Knowledge of safe operations of vehicles and equipment; Ability to prepare reports and keep records; Knowledge of flight operational procedures; Knowledge of heavy construction; Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities; Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; Ability to deal and work effectively with others, often under pressure; Ability to coordinate the work of subordinates in a variety of activities; Ability to obtain a valid State of Maine Driver’s License; Ability to contract for and supervise civil engineering services.
The Portland International Jetport (PWM) is owned and operated by the City of Portland and managed by its Department of Transportation. The largest in the state, PWM is a small hub airport serviced by six air carriers with average annual enplanements just under one million. Learn more about PWM by visiting our website: www.portlandjetport.org. About the City of Portland: All permanent, full-time employees receive a generous benefits package which includes 13 ½ paid holidays, fully funded employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; defined benefit pension options; optional dental, life and income protection insurance; and tuition reduction/scholarship programs with Kaplan University and University of Southern Maine. The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its work force. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.Considering Maine? With its heady mixture of artistic and outdoor adventures, our region is stylish and sophisticated, yet remains genuine and unpretentious, a place where grey flannel and plaid flannel coexist companionably. And underlying the latest tech, fashion, and culinary scene is a deep sense of continuity. We invite you to experie...nce the character of a region that blends the present with a very special past. Lighthouses and lobsters and surf crashing on the rocky shore - these are the enduring images that come to mind when people think of the classic Maine seacoast. Here, in greater Portland, you’ll absolutely experience the quintessential Maine coast, as well as an urban sophistication that’s creating quite a stir. TripAdvisor named Portland one of the Top 10 Destinations, based on positive feedback and interest shown by their well-traveled community. Learn more about what life in Maine can mean for you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQAow1DgBw8