We're looking for Airport Operations Security Coordinators at the Aspen Airport. Don't let the title of this job fool you. This all-encompassing position covers: Airside and Terminal Operations, Security Compliance, Emergency Management, Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting, Snow Removal and Wildlife Mitigation. Aspen Airport is the third busiest airport in Colorado and serves 270,000 passengers per year. Our "Snow Crew" won the prestigious Balchen/Post Award for two consecutive years in a row. Not to mention we're about to embark on a very large Airport expansion project to increase services to our passengers. Aspen Airport is the closest airport to a ski resort in North America and is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, has a small town vibe with world class amenities including: four ski resorts, top rated restaurants, more recreational activities than you can count and an incredible music scene. Keep reading if you’re intrigued…
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree preferred; AND five years of progressively responsible experience in facility maintenance and management; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Required Licenses or Certifications:
FAA ARFF 40 Hour Certification preferred or within six months from date of hire.
ICS Certifications (ICS 100, 200, NIMS 300, 700, 800) preferred or within six months from date of hire.
Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Commercial airport operations in relation to FAR Part 139.
TSA and FAA regulations; airport security compliance.
Wildlife mitigation compliance.
Safety policies, procedures, and practices.
General office procedures, policies and practices, as well as basic knowledge of computer and other general office equipment.
Knowledge of (Job Class Standard):
County policies and procedures.
State and federal laws and regulations governing work performed
Record keeping and records management rules and standards.
Local community issues and regional community resources available to citizens.
Troubleshooting parking systems.
Operating a computer including standard software and some specialized software.
Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.
Organizing and prioritizing work to meet deadlines.
Operating tools, equipment, and machinery in compliance with safety procedures and practices.
Skill in (Job Class Standard):
Handling multiple tasks simultaneously, under pressure, and in emergency and stressful situations.
Interacting with people of different social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds.
Following and effectively communicating verbal and written instructions.
Utilizing standard personal computer software programs and specialized state and County software.
Communicating effectively verbally and in writing.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
Work is performed in a standard office environment, with some exposure to dangerous tools, equipment, machinery, inclement weather conditions, and fumes.
3 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Incredible benefits package, relocation assistance, housing stipend and a hiring bonus!
About Pitkin County
Pitkin County is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in beautiful Aspen, Colorado. We are a resort community that strives on skiing, hiking, world-class culinary and music. We are surrounded by plenty of natural beauty. Our organization is small but diverse and we operate everything from the Airport to the Solid Waste Center for the County. We have about 17,000 year-round residents and about 275 employees who support our locals. Come see what Pitkin County is all about!