The Department of Aviation’s Bureau of Planning and Development (P&D) implements the Department’s $500+ million annual capital improvement program. Within P&D are two Assistant General Managers who report to a Deputy General Manager. One Assistant General Manager focuses on planning, design, and environmental compliance. The other Assistant General Manager is responsible for project implementation and delivery, beginning with the bidding process.
This Assistant General Manager position focuses on project implementation and delivery. The proponent will effectively manage a staff comprised of Department of Aviation and consultant project management, construction management, and administrative personnel, whose primary objective is to build and maintain airport facilities in a safe and efficient manner. The position will report to the Deputy General Manager of P&D.
Minimum Qualifications – Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Aviation Management, or related area (Equivalent professional experience may be considered for substitution for the required degree on an exception basis).
10 years of work experience in medium and large hub airport design and construction or similar area with some experience as a supervisor, team leader, etc.
Preferred Education & Experience
Master's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Aviation Management, or related area (Equivalent professional experience may be considered for substitution for the required degree on an exception basis). 15 years of work experience in medium and large hub airport design and construction or similar area with some experience as a supervisor, team leader, etc.
Licensures and Certifications
Registration as a professional engineer is preferred. Advanced certifications such as IAP, AAE, etc. are also preferred.
About City of Atlanta (Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport)
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (HJAIA) is the largest airport in the world as measured by passenger volume for the 15th straight consecutive year. As the airport continues to expand its options for travelers, from adding Southwest Airlines to its roster of passenger airlines to updating food and beverage outlets throughout the terminals with local legends and world-renowned brands, we continue to experience growth.
Our international visitors will experience the most high-profile new development at Hartsfield-Jackson - the Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal. With the Federal Aviation Administration forecasting that international traffic will increase by more than 30 percent over the next four years — to 13 million in 2015 — the new terminal will support the ever-changing needs of our airline partners and our customers for years to come.
Additionally, the international terminal helps strengthen Atlanta's position as a global gateway for the southeastern United States and as a preferred destination for international business and tourism. With the new facilities, Atlanta will have a 40-gate international air travel gateway with service to nearly 80... international destinations in more than 50 countries. To ensure that this trajectory is maintained, the need to acquire top talent is a key initiative of the management team.
As the world’s busiest and most efficient airport serving over 96 million passengers annually, HJAIA serves as a global gateway. We are the South’s leading employer with over 440,000 regionally supported jobs, 60,000 jobs onsite and an elite group of 600 employees that work directly for the HJAIA.. Our organization is unique as it offers opportunities in management, skilled, and technical positions. We are actively seeking talent to fill our open positions and invite you to apply.