The Sanford Airport Authority is seeking an experienced Airfield Operations Specialist to join our team at Orlando Sanford International Airport. The Airfield Operations Specialist will help oversee the day-to-day activities of the airport to ensure safe, secure, and efficient operations.
Perform duties to monitor airfield, airport facilities and personnel to ensure compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Transportation Security Administration (TSA) a Sanford Airport Authority (SAA) regulations, in compliance with instructions and within the limitations of standard methods and procedures.
5+ years of experience in airport operations, preferred
Associate's or Bachelor's degree in aviation management, airport operations, or a related field preferred
Strong knowledge of airport safety and security regulations and procedures
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to coordinate with various airport stakeholders like airlines, concessions, tenants, security, local authorities, etc.
Ability to work flexible schedules, split shifts, nights, weekends, and holidays as needed
Computer skills including airport operations systems, database management, MS Office
Valid driver's license with ability to operate airport service vehicles
Emergency management training or Airport Certified Employee (ACE) certification is a plus
It is the mission of the Sanford Airport Authority to operate, maintain, improve, expand and professionally manage the Orlando Sanford International Airport for the convenience and benefit of the air traveling public and economic development of the Central Florida community. In furtherance of this mission, the Authority shall seek both aviation and non-aviation business and industry to utilize the land, services and facilities located at the airport, and shall manage the airport resources in a prudent, lawful, community-conscious and fiscally responsible manner.