In this position, you will conduct safety and security inspections of the Airport (Colorado Springs Airport), including runway and taxiway surface conditions and lighting, refueling equipment, and fuel storage areas. You will also ensure compliance with CFR (Code of Federal Regulations) 14 Part 139 and TSA (Transportation Security Administration) 1542.
Posting Closes: 5/27/2019 4:00 PM Mountain
Essential Job Functions - the basic job duties an employee must be able to perform:
Coordinate aircraft parking and gate usage
Coordinate airport emergency operations with tenants, FAA (Federal Aviation Administration), TSA, military, and aircraft rescue and firefighting personnel
Implement NIMS/ICS (National Incident Management System/Incident Command System) during all emergencies in an incident command role
Evaluate airfield conditions during inclement weather
Coordinate winter weather operations; issue Notices To Airmen (NOTAMs); and track changes in airport operational status
Notify the Airport's maintenance sections of priority ground and terminal maintenance and repair requirements
Receive and respond to concerns of the traveling public on matters relating to parking, traffic congestion, ground transportation, and terminal conditions
Coordinate the investigation/response to security violations in accordance with the Airport's security plan
Participate in the development and revision of the airport security and operations procedures for the Airport
We are looking for candidates who demonstrate:
Knowledge of principles and procedures of airfield maintenance
Knowledge of principles and practices of aviation program development and implementation
Knowledge of pertinent City policies and procedures and FAA regulations
Ability to use standard office technology
Ability to coordinate and direct airfield operations activities
Ability to recommend and implement goals and objectives for providing airfield services
Ability to perform effectively under stressful conditions
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Successful candidate will have:
A high school diploma or GED
Three years of full-time airport operations, airport management, or related experience
Possess and maintain a valid, non-probationary Colorado driver's license not subject to restriction related to alcohol and/or drug violations or pending charges
Ideal candidates will also have:
A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in aviation management or a related field
Snow removal experience at a Part 139 Airport
The selected candidate must pass (or have already passed) a fingerprint-based criminal history records check as required by the Transportation Security Administration.
You will be required to respond to emergency after hours callouts and have on-call availability for snow removal operations.
Physical Demands: This position requires the ability to lift up to 20 pounds occasionally, 10 pounds frequently, and walk or stand to a significant degree.
Primary Work Environment - Office and airfield environment
Extreme Temperature - Seasonally
Wetness and Humidity - Seasonally
Respiratory Hazards - Occasionally (dust and fumes)
This job announcement is not intended to include a complete listing of all responsibilities, knowledge, skills, and abilities associated with the position.
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