The Duluth Airport Authority (DAA) desires a highly qualified candidate to fill the Operations Director position in Duluth, MN. Position is full-time, requiring airport operations education and experience. Position is responsible for leading and overseeing day to day operations and maintenance activities at both the Duluth International and Sky Harbor Airports. Individual is responsible for short and long term operation, maintenance and capital planning and will act as the liaison to airlines government agencies, City of Duluth, tenants, contractors and DAA departments. Responsible for airport compliance programs including FAR Part 139 and CFR 49 Part 1542.209. They will monitor deviations from Federal, State and airport operations rules and regulations, analyze situations, determine priorities and make decisions that affect the daily operations of the airport.
A full job description can be found at: https://duluthairport.com/about/employment/
Please submit cover letter and resume to email@example.com no later than 4pm on October 25th, 2019.
Five years experience in aviation management and/or operations
Four-year degree in Airport Operations, Management, or equivalent experience
Demonstrable knowledge of Federal regulations pertaining to airport and air operations
Supervisory training and or five years supervisory experience
Demonstrable communication, public speaking, and writing skills
Demonstrable use of computer based programs such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
Must pass background checks, drug test and be capable of meeting and maintaining FAA security requirements for unescorted access in the Security Identification Display Area (SIDA)
Must work at Duluth Airport Authority offices which involves travel to Duluth International Airport
Interviews are expected to occur on site at the Duluth International Airport in Duluth, MN. Some effort will be made to offer remote interview capability if necessary.
Internal Number: OPSDIR2019
About Duluth Airport Authority
The Duluth International Airport is a non-hub airport hosting nearly 300,000 passengers annually. 21 employees, excellent benefits, holidays, defined benefit retirement plan. Authority of the City of Duluth, Minnesota.