Position: AIRPORTS OPERATIONS OFFICER Salary: $23.11 Per Hour Department: Airports/Operations and Maintenance Location: Palm Beach International Airport (PBI), WPB Hours: 40 Variable hours/week; will be required to work rotating shifts, holidays, weekends and stand-by. Other: Ability to lift 50 pounds preferred. Valid Florida Driver’s License and PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. Requires successful completion of DHS Criminal History Records Check and Security Threat Assessment prior to appointment and the ability to maintain these clearances as a condition of employment.
Interprets and enforces Federal, State, Local rules and regulations applicable to airport operations; responds to emergencies; compiles/monitors flight schedules and coordinates them with air carriers; monitors aircraft operations. Performs airfield, terminal and landside inspections as required by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); ensures Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and lease agreement compliance; responds to tenants/public inquiries and complaints; prepares related reports; works under the general direction of the Manager of Airport Operations and is reviewed via personal consultation, written reports and conferences.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s Degree in Aviation Management or closely related field; minimum of six (6) months of airport operations experience at a Federal Aviation Regulation (FAR) Part 139 Commercial Service Airport. Equivalencies: Unrelated Bachelor’s Degree or related Associate’s Degree AND two (2) years of related experience OR graduation from high school/equivalent recognized certification AND four (4) years of related experience.
PREFERENCE FOR: Working experience at a medium/large hub airport (must specify airport name[s]); knowledge of airports/airfields CFR 139 and airport security CFR 1542 (must specify on application); valid Pilot’s License (copy of license must be uploaded to online application by 5:00 P.M. on the closing date). Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online. May upload any Veteran’s Preference documentation to online application (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted). Online Applications are accepted no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 14, 2020. EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.