Triangle North Executive Airport (LHZ), a general aviation airport, is located 30 miles north of Raleigh, NC. Located in Louisburg, NC, LHZ is owned/operated by Franklin County, NC. Responsibilities: administration, operational maintenance, and supervision of the County’s airport. Work: planning; budgeting; and supervising staff in performing refueling, security/storage of aircraft, flight communications, customer relations/services, and maintenance of runways/buildings/grounds/hangars/instrument landing system. Work ensures facilities are in operational condition and compliant with FAA regulations; developing/recommending policies, and fee structures; and serving as liaison to Airport Advisory Council. Employee operates with latitude, which requires extensive technical aviation knowledge to make independent professional/managerial decisions. Diplomacy is required in contacts with pilots, corporate executives, public, employees, local officials, and Airport Advisory Council. Work is performed under direction of County Manager. Hiring Salary Range: $67,046 – $89,984; Salary Commensurate with Experience; Regular, Full-Time; Location: Triangle North Executive Airport, Louisburg, NC; Closing Date: October 19th, 2018; http://www.franklincountync.us/employment-opportunities/employment-center
Physical Requirements Must be able to perform heavy work, which may involve exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.
Education, Training and Experience Bachelor’s degree in aviation management, business administration or related field, and considerable progressively responsible airport administration and management experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
Special Requirements Possession of a valid North Carolina driver’s license upon hire.
Additional Salary Information: Salary Commensurate with Experience
About General Aviation Airport
Franklin County is located 30 miles north of Raleigh, NC and is home to Triangle North Executive Airport (TNEA), a general aviation airport. TNEA is a preferred destination for superior customer service, competitive pricing, and easy, low-traffic access to Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and surrounding NC communities. Located in Louisburg, NC, the airport is owned and operated by Franklin County, North Carolina, a Research Triangle Region community.
Triangle North Executive Airport is home to more than 100 tenants, including on-site businesses that provide maintenance, flying lessons, and other services. It serves both executive, general aviation and military clientele.
Triangle North Executive Airport is currently going through a master layout plan, runway extension as well as new LED lighting.