The City of Phoenix Aviation Department is seeking an experienced, dynamic, and results-oriented airport business and properties leader with a strong background in leading large and diverse teams. Successful candidates will have experience in collaboratively leading successful teams as well as experience innovatively solving complex issues and leading change initiatives. Knowledge of federal, state, and local regulations pertaining to airport concession and real estate management is required. American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) certification is also desirable. Responsibilities include management of tenant leases and relationships with the airlines; ensures tenant conformity and compliance with contractual obligations and requirement; develops and manages PHX public and employee parking; develops and leases commercial, non-commercial and general aviation properties and facilities. This position will also direct a team of approximately 30 staff.
Five years of professional-level experience in airport management, airline business management, or commercial real estate and property management, of which three years must have been in a position supervising professional-level staff.
Experience in interpreting and applying federal rules and regulations.
Bachelor's degree in airport management, public or business administration, planning, or a related field.
An equivalent combination of related experience and education may be considered.
All positions in the Aviation Department require individuals to pass a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) background check prior to hire
The following list is not all inclusive, but are TSA general factors for disqualification of employment for working at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. Other factors will be assessed that may also lead to disqualification. Qualified candidates should consider these factors when applying. Aviation Employment Disqualifiers
This position requires use of a personal or City vehicle. Individuals must be physically capable of operating vehicles safely, possess an appropriate valid Arizona’s driver’s license, possess personal insurance coverage, and have an acceptable driving record.
Only the highest qualified will be posted to the eligible to hire list.
The City of Phoenix is a four-time recipient of the "All American City" award, Governing magazine's only "Grade A City" in 2000 and the 1993 winner of the Carl Bertelsmann prize "Best Run City in the World". It has over 15,000 employees and values the diversity of its community and is a equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Some of the benefits include: Medical and Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Annual Vacation and Sick Leave, Educational Reimbursement, Deferred Compensation Program, and Retirement Plan.