The Airport Operations Division at the Portland International Jetport is expanding. This position plans, organizes, and supervises airside and landside operations on a rotating 24x7 schedule that includes nights, weekends, holidays, and being on-call. Responsibilities include the inspection of airside, terminal, and landside facilities. Other duties include coordinating airport construction, issuing NOTAMs, ensuring FAR Part 139 compliance, coordinating special events, enforcing environmental regulations, mitigating wildlife hazards, responding to emergencies, oversight of the Airport Operations Center, and other duties as assigned. Reviews and acts on matters involving safety, security, customer service, and other situations as they impact tenants and passengers. Responsible for coordinating security/driver's training. Submit your cover letter, resume, and application to City of Portland Human Resources. Further information is available at www.portlandmaine.gov/324/Jobs. This position is part of the Pro-Tech Union (Grade 6). Fully funded employee health insurance and defined benefit pension plan is available. Application deadline: 2/10/17.
Ability to pass all required background investigations and maintain a valid Class C Maine Driver’s License. Completion of a 4-year degree in Airport Management or a related field. A minimum of two (2) years of professional work experience at a commercial service airport in the airport operations field conducting FAR Part 139 airfield inspections and issuing NOTAMs. Applicants must be familiar with FAR Part 139, TSR Part 1542, applicable FAA Advisory Circulars, and standard airport operating procedures. Private Pilot Certificate, AAAE CM, AAAE ACE, and previous experience leading airport snow and ice control operations is preferred. Effective communication skills are a must.
Additional Salary Information: This is a 40 hour per week position that will benefit from additional wages earned during overtime situations. Starting hourly wage is dependent upon qualifications. Employees receive a generous benefits package which includes: 12.5 paid holidays, paid employee health insurance, sick/vacation leave, pension options, and optional dental/life/income protection insurance. Tuition reduction/scholarship programs with Kaplan University and USM are available.
The Portland International Jetport (PWM) is owned and operated by the City of Portland and managed by its Department of Transportation. The largest in the state, PWM is a small hub airport serviced by six air carriers with average annual enplanements just under one million. Learn more about PWM by visiting our website: www.portlandjetport.org.
About the City of Portland: All permanent, full...-time employees receive a generous benefits package which includes 12 ½ paid holidays, fully funded employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; defined benefit pension options; optional dental, life and income protection insurance; and tuition reduction/scholarship programs with Kaplan University and University of Southern Maine. The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its work force. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.
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