City of San Jose, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
April 9, 2018
Mineta San Jose International Airport
$98,924.80 - $139,360.00
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Mineta San Jose International Airport is recruiting for an Airport Operations Manager. The Airport Operations Manager position is a senior level position within the Operations Division directly reporting to the Operations Division Deputy Director and responsible for providing key oversight and management of one of the four Sections within the Operations Division: Airside, Landside, Security and Terminal Management. The Operations Manager may temporarily serve in the Deputy Directors place as necessary.
The Airport Operations Manager in Landside Operations will manage and coordinate ground transportation services, public and employee parking facilities, on-Airport shuttle bus operations, parking control systems and curbside traffic management. The current position being recruited is located within the Landside Section, however the selected individual may be rotated or reassigned to any of the four Airport Operations Manager positions for career growth or Division need as determined by the Department.
Education, training and experience equivalent to:
1. Education and Experience
Airport Operations Manager I
Bachelor’s degree in aviation or closely related field AND six (6) years of experience in the aviation field, including two (2) years at the level of Airport Operations Superintendent I or higher. Aviation experience is typically gained by working for the following types of organizations: airport, airline, fixed based operator, airport related contractor, aviation related government agency or military aviation.
Airport Operations Manager II
Bachelor’s degree in aviation or closely related field AND two (2) certifications from an airport industry professional organization AND eight (8) years of experience in the aviation field, including two (2) years at the level of Airport Operations Manager I.
2. License/Certificates: Possession of a valid State of California driver's license.
3. Employment Eligibility: Federal law requires all employees to provide verification of their eligibility to work in this country. Please be informed that the City of San Jose will not prepare or file a labor condition application with the Department of Labor. This Airport position requires a background check and a TSA Security check. The candidate must be fingerprinted and qualify under all applicable TSA and Airport regulations.
About City of San Jose, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport
San José’s quality of life is unsurpassed. Located roughly 50 miles south of San Francisco and 30 miles east of Pacific Coast beaches, the City is in a valley surrounded by the Diablo and Santa Cruz mountain ranges and enjoys an average of 300 days of sunshine a year. The City is readily accessible to the beaches along the California coast including Monterey and Carmel, Yosemite and Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevadas, Napa Valley, and the rich cultural life of the entire region. Universities in and near San José include San José State University, Santa Clara University, Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley, University of California at San Francisco, and University of California at Santa Cruz.
Those living and working in San José have access to the City’s many attractions, cultural and performing arts, and recreational opportunities. A year-round calendar of festivals and celebrations supports the community spirit. Nearby open space provides easy access to mountain parks, trails, lakes, and streams. San José has received accolades for its living and working climate from publications including Business Week and Money Magazine, as well as other national media. R...ecently, Spering’s Best Places rated San Jose #1 as the healthiest city in America.
Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) is managed by the City of San José’s Aviation Department as an enterprise operation. The Airport has a eleven-member Advisory Board appointed by the Mayor and City Council.