The Iberia Parish Airport Authority is seeking an Executive Director to plan, direct and administer the overall operation of Acadiana Regional Airport and LeMaire Memorial Airport. This position is responsible for a budget of $1.5 million annually and a staff of 7 full-time positions. The Executive Director reports directly to the Iberia Parish Airport Authority. A Bachelor's degree is required in Airport Management, or a closely related field supplemented by five (5) years previous experience and/or training that includes progressively responsible airport management experience at a general aviation airport or commercial service airport.
Your cover letter should include: 1. Your management philosophy and the size of comparable airports/facilities and communities you have served. 2. Experience with revenue development that permits airports to grow and flourish. 3. Your experience in implementing both aeronautical and non-aeronautical related airport development. 4. Your experience working with an appointed airport commission, or similar public body.
Acadiana Regional Airport is a Part 139 General Aviation airport. The ideal candidate will possess experience as an Airport Manager, Assistant Airport Manager, or Airport Operations Supervisor at a Part 139 airport; experience managing employees; experience in budgeting and management; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid Louisiana driver's license, background check, and a drug screen.
Interested candidates can apply by sending a Cover Letter and Resume no later than Friday, December 28th by 4:30 p.m. (CST) to:
Airport Director Position 1404 Hangar Drive New Iberia, Louisiana 70560 Or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Salary Information: Dependent Upon Experience and Qualifications
Full Job Description Available Upon Request
Iberia Parish Government Employment Application Required (Prior to Employment)
Equal Opportunity Employer
About Acadiana Regional Airport
The Iberia Parish Airport Authority is located in New Iberia, Louisiana. It is the sponsor of two General Aviation airports: Acadiana Regional Airport (ARA) and LeMaire Memorial Airport (2R1). Iberia Parish is a great place to live, work, play and do business.