The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport is accepting resumes for the position of Assistant Airport Director. The Assistant Executive Director aids the Executive Director in managing all activities of the airport, including strategic planning, financial, operational, compliance and community outreach activities. Knowledge of FAA regulations, RFQ/RFP development, and grant process is required. Strong economic development and information technology skills are desired. Candidates should demonstrate extensive and varied airport experience with strong leadership skills and interpersonal relationship skills. As directed, the Assistant Executive Director of AVP must communicate with the public, press, aviation community, and appropriate governmental entities, with major emphasis in fostering partnerships with travelers in Northeastern Pennsylvania. For additional information and complete job description, visit the airport website: www.flyavp.com. Resumes will be accepted until 4:00 PM on Friday, June 30, 2017. Execellent benefits package. The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Wilkes Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania and serves as the gateway to the Pocono Mountains region. Classified as a non-hub airport, AVP served nearly 466,000 inbound and outbound travelers on 2016 with its four airline business partners. AVP is currently in growth mode with an 11% passenger increase year to day. In addition, AVP is expanding ...its general aviation activity with the advent of additional based aircraft, a new PA State Police Hangar and a returning air show.
AVP is owned and operated by both Luzerne and Lackawanna Counties, which equally provide the six members of the AVP Bi-County Airport Board.