The duties of a senior tradesworker at a general aviation airport are all-encompassing, broad-ranging and may vary from day-to-day. This position requires a wide range of skills and flexibility. Work may include but is not limited to preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of the following: airfield lighting and control systems, HVAC systems, building electrical and automation systems, plumbing, gate operators and various other equipment and apparatus. At times the work may involve mowing and grounds maintenance, to include string trimming, grading or irrigation system repairs. Work may be inspected by the crew chief and/or supervisor for compliance with instructions and for serviceability of equipment repaired or installed. This position will, at times, need to act as a crew leader on certain projects as assigned.
High school diploma / GED required; and five years experience in one or more of the building or ground maintenance trades preferred; or an equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered. Possession of valid certificate of competency from Lee County or the State of Florida in one of the major building maintenance trades or an associate degree in a related field is desired. Normal working hours for this position are Monday – Friday 7:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. but may be required to work any shift and weekends, as well as an emergency on call rotation schedule.
The LCPA owns and operates both Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Page Field (FMY), located in Ft Myers FL.
RSW served 8.6 million passengers in 2016.
14 airline partners serve RSW with nonstop service throughout North America and international service to Canada and Germany.
Page Field is a general aviation airport located in Ft Myers FL and serves more than 81,000 aircraft operations per year. A 22,613 sq ft general aviation terminal was opened in August of 2011.