Big Bear Airport District is now accepting applications for the General Manager position. Must be a hands-on and approachable manager; possess excellent customer service and communication skills. Position requires extensive knowledge of Federal, State and local laws pertaining to airport management, safety, aviation fueling, security and airport operations; and experience managing Capital Improvement Projects, including government grant funding. Knowledge or experience in FBO management will be helpful. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership, team building, budget administration, and project management skills. Must be able to establish effective relationships with elected and appointed officials. Only the most competitive applicants will be selected for interviews. Interviews are tentatively scheduled for Friday August 31, 2018. Send cover letter, resume, a list of 3-5 references, and answers to supplemental questions to email@example.com. An informational brochure and supplemental questions are on our website www.flybigbear.com. Application deadline is July 31, 2018 at 6:00 pm.
Applicant must have a minimum of five years’ experience in airport management; and a Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university in Aviation Management, Business Administration, Public Administration or a closely related field; or ten years equivalent experience.
Accreditation as an Accredited Airport Executive or Pilot’s License is highly desirable.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include CalPERS pension retirement, health, dental, vision, life insurance, vacation and sick leave, tuition reimbursement, as well as a match for 457 contributions.
Internal Number: 2310
About Big Bear Airport District
The Big Bear Airport is a General Aviation airport, which is owned and operated by the Big Bear Airport District. Governmental oversight is provided by a 5-member elected Board of Directors. The Airport is allocated 8 full time positions, including the Manager.