This position facilitates and oversees procurement, contracts, small purchases and other agreements of the Authority. Employee will prepare invitations to bid and requests for competitive proposals and ensure compliance with all procurement related regulations. Employee is responsible for management of the airport's local, state, and federal compliance programs. Employee will manage and monitor the terms and conditions of all agreements, contracts, and grant assurances for adherence and compliance. Advanced degree in related field of study, related experience, and computer skills are essential. Knowledge of airport operations is preferred.
Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) is committed to providing exceptional people with opportunities to grow and be creative at a competitive, rapidly growing airport. The position requires the ability to work various shifts including evenings, weekends, and holidays. Overtime required as needed or based on the seasonality.
The full job description is posted at flyrfd.com.
All positions will require a valid Illinois driver’s license with a good driving record. Each position is subject to Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Security Administration regulations. Must pass a fingerprint-based criminal background check and drug screen. Bachelor's Degree in a related field. Other combinations of experience and education that meet the minimum requirements may be substituted.
About Greater Rockford Airport Authority
The Greater Rockford Airport Authority (GRAA) is the governing authority over the Chicago Rockford International Airport. The Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) is located approximately 85 miles northwest of Chicago. The airport covers about 3,000 acres with 800 airfield related acres. The airport currently provides passenger service to ten destinations. RFD is home to the second largest air hub sorting facility in United Parcel Service's system.