Manages, coordinates, and assesses the work of assigned staff to facilitate the achievement of departmental goals and objectives; directs all operations, activities, and programs at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport; performs other duties as assigned.
Ability to gain advanced knowledge of St. Mary’s County Government policies and procedures;
Ability to act as a representative of St. Mary’s County Government to the public;
Advanced knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures of administrative management and the operations and activities of the assigned area, and the ability to interpret them to the staff and the public;
Extensive knowledge of governmental fiscal policies, procedures, and legal mandates including the budget process;
Extensive knowledge of modern research and investigative techniques and procedures;
Extensive knowledge of relevant laws, statutes, and ordinances of the State of Maryland and St. Mary’s County;
Ability to keep all relevant parties informed of all major issues and programs and to recommend changes as appropriate;
Ability to supervise, plan, and coordinate the work of diverse staff in order to accomplish departmental goals and objectives;
Ability to review, evaluate, and initiate appropriate action on technical and legal reports, contracts, and documents concerning departmental matters;
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with County officials, associates, staff, representatives from other agencies, and the general public;
Ability to operate relevant computer systems, including hardware and software, and office machines;
Familiarity with and experience in interpreting Federal air regulations, rules, and standards.
Operational characteristics, services, and activities of public aviation facilities;
Modern business principles and practices;
Methods and techniques of snow removal, flood control, and severe weather response;
Principles of municipal budget preparation and control;
Principles of supervision, training, and performance evaluation;
Pertinent state and local laws, codes, and regulations;
Familiarity with the principles and experience in managing construction;
Familiarity with the principles and experience in asset management of facilities and equipment;
Knowledge of COMAR regulations pertaining to general aviation, specifically COMAR 11.03.04 and 11.03.05.
About St. Mary's County Goverment
St. Mary's County Government is located in Leonardtown, MD - Southern Maryland
Population: 111,413 (2015). St. Mary's County Government employs approximately 900 employees and
is the home to Patuxent River Naval Air Station, the county’s largest employer offering 500 miles of shoreline on the Patuxent
River, Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay.