Preferences will be given to applicant with the following skill set;
Demonstrated working knowledge of planning projects at medium and large hub airports.
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of current aviation industry guidelines and regulations pertaining to airport planning, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Advisory Circulars and orders, International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) airport design/operation standards and International Air Transportation Association (IATA) planning standards is required.
Working knowledge of Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) operations and standards.
Focused aviation industry experience is a must have.
Advanced proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, Building Information Modeling BIM, Aviplan or other dynamic simulation/modeling software is required.
Demonstrated experience in writing aviation planning technical documents.
Demonstrated working knowledge in conducting technical planning analyses to include research projects, benchmarking, statistical analyses, flight schedule and operational data analyses, facility requirements, etc
**Preference shall be given to eligible veteran applicants provided such persons possess the qualifications necessary for competent discharge of the duties involved in the position applied for, such persons are among the most
Internal Number: 32099
This position will provide support in the development of planning projects and documents (e.g. Master Plans, Planning Project Definition Manuals etc.) that detail the plans for enhancing the airfield, terminal, landside, and support facilities at all three locations: George Bush Intercontinental Airport, William P. Hobby and Ellington Field airports. This position will support the Planner Manager, in serving as primary role of obtaining and managing program requirements from stakeholders and managing consultant firm tasks as assigned. Duties will support physical planning activities of the airport/airport system for sustaining and improving the facilities and infrastructure; as well as preparing and administering the Airport Master Plan(s) for comprehensive planning for physical development of the airport(s). This position entails conducting comprehensive planning analyses and supporting research efforts; providing technical assistance (e.g., data analyses, development of exhibits) to HAS as well as various organizations, agencies, and individuals; and reviewing, applying standards, regulations, and ordinances.
EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS Requires application of advanced principles, techniques and theory in a professional discipline or a thorough general business management knowledge. Knowledge of this level is typically obtained through a Master's degree in Urban Planning, Architecture, Civil Engineering or equivalent formal training in a recognized field of specialization that is directly related to the type of work being performed.
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS Four years of progressively responsible planning experience are required. Professional planning experience may substitute for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis.
The Houston Airport System provides a safe and dynamic air services network that fosters economic vitality for the transportation industry and facilitates a strong level of global connectivity for diverse and growing population living throughout the greater Houston region.
George Bush Intercontinental (IAH):
• Located approximately 23 miles north of Downtown Houston
• 29 passenger airlines
• Nearly 200 non-stop destinations
• Nearly 43 million passengers in 2015
William P. Hobby Airport (HOU):
• Located approximately 7 miles south of Downtown Houston
• 5 passenger airlines
• Nearly 60 non-stop destinations
• More than 12 million passengers in 2015
Ellington Airport (EFD)/Houston Spaceport
•Located approximately 15 miles south of Downtown Houston
•Supports the operations of the U.S. military, NASA and a variety of general aviation tenants
•Home to the nation’s 10th licensed commercial spaceport
•Houston Spaceport is a focal point for aerospace innovation
The three-airport system served more than 55 million passengers in 2015, an increase of almost four percent over the 2014 record-setting mark.
Together Houston Air...ports form one of North America's largest public airport systems and position Houston as the international passenger and cargo gateway to the south central United States and a primary gateway to Latin America.