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Job Role: Airport Manager

Job Location: Middletown, Delaware
Airport Manager
Airport Manager

Full Time / On-site

Offered Salary : $60k to $70k

Experince : 5 Years


Job Description :


Job Details :
Airport Manager Job Middletown, Delaware

  The purpose of this position is to manage and supervise operations of the Gogebic-Iron County Airport. Oversee airport operations. This position ensures that flight aids are operating, including Ground to Air VHF Communications, and airport and runway lighting systems, and ensures prompt notifications to airport users and appropriate state and federal agency personnel regarding operating restrictions, such as runway problems, repairs, and the need for snow removal.

Job Duties:
Oversees all airport operations, monitors and implements safety procedures in all airport operations, and recommends and assists in airport long-term development.

Oversees preventive maintenance, to include maintenance and repair of runways, electrical, plumbing, buildings, signs, and heavy equipment.

 Implements snow and ice removal; monitors growth of vegetation affecting airport operations and recommends appropriate actions.

Supervises airport employees performing airport operations and maintenance.

 Covers work shifts for airport employees during vacation, sick, and personal leave.

 Maintains a flexible schedule to efficiently manage airport operations such as snow watch shifts, training, required travel, covering shifts or meeting attendance.

 Ensures the airport is in compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) part 139, and other County, State, and Federal guidelines.

Performs initial and recurrent training program for new and existing employees.

 Develops the annual airport operating and capital improvement budgets and presents to the Gogebic- Iron County Airport Board for approval.

Attends and participates in airport board meetings, and prepares and presents airport activities, reports, and recommendations to the Gogebic-Iron County Airport Board.

Participates in the planning and recommendations of airport operation polices.

Other duties as assigned

Ensures all airport flight aids are operating properly. Represents the Gogebic-Iron County Airport to other airports regulating agencies, public meetings, and local and state governments. Manages and maintains fuel inventories. Monitors aircraft owner/operators and ensures compliance with all ordinances, laws, rules, and regulations. Oversees airport zoning policy. Ensures airport secretary prepares meeting and hearing agendas, notices, and minutes.

Ability to analyze, classify, compute, tabulate and categorize data. Skills for counseling, mediating, supervising, guiding, training, and persuading others.

Ability to use and interpret financial statements, technical operating manuals, state and federal rules and regulation policies, and standard correspondences.

Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to calculate percentages, fractions, decimals, volumes, rations, percent values, and spatial relationships.

 Ability to interpret basic descriptive statistical reports.

 Ability to use functional reasoning in supervising, managing, leading, teaching, directing, and controlling.

Ability to exercise the judgement, decisiveness, and creativity required in situations involving the elevation of information against sensory and/or judgmental criteria.

Ability to adjust and operate equipment and machinery to include snow plows and trucks, aviation radios, power mowers, lights/markers, and hand-held tools.

Ability to differentiate colors, forms, sounds, tastes, odors, and textures associated with job-related objects, materials, and tasks. Ability to work safely under moderately hazardous or uncomfortable conditions, and possible risk of injury.

Job Information

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Job Type :

Full Time / On-site

Offer Salary :

$60k to $70k

Posted :


Experience :

5 Years

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Position :


Qualification :

Completion of an Associate's Degree

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