The Aviation Department which operates the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and the North Perry Airport is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Airport Manager in the Aviation Operations Division - Airside section. This is advanced specialized work in the management of all activities related to Airside Operations and management at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). The Airport Manager for Airside Operations should possess a thorough understanding of Federal, State, and Local regulations pertaining to Airside Operations at a Large Hub Commercial Service Airport. Duties involve tenant, governmental, and vendor relations; procurement and competitive bidding of contracts associated with Ramp Control and ARFF agreements; participation in facility design and planning; contract negotiations & drafting; report preparation; budget preparation and oversight; coordination of tenant improvement projects; and inspections of county-owned facilities. This position requires significant interaction with airport stakeholders and will supervise assigned Aviation Department Staff.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in, Business Administration, Public Administration, Management, Aviation Management, Aeronautical Science or closely related field.
Requires four (4) years in airport management appropriate to the area of assignment including one (1) year of supervisory experience.
Special Certifications and Licenses
Must possess a valid Florida driver's license during employment and maintain authority to drive on County business.
Ability to obtain and maintain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Badge with a Customs Seal.
Interested applicants must apply online at: www.broward.org/careers. The Announcement is open until a sufficient number of applications are received.
About Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International Airport/ Broward County Aviation
The Aviation Department is a self-supporting department of the Broward County Board of County Commissioners. It does not rely on local tax dollars for operations and capital improvements. FLL is located in Greater Fort Lauderdale in the heart of Florida's Gold Coast. In 2018, the Airport ranked 18th in the United States in total passenger traffic and 10th in international passengers. With more than 350 departures a day, the Airport offered nonstop service to 85 U.S. cities and global connectivity to more than 62 international destinations in 33 countries. The Aviation Department also operates the North Perry Airport, a general aviation airport for private and charter aircraft operators. Call 954-359-6100 for more information. For updates on airport programs and services, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or visit fll.net.