The Erie Regional Airport Authority (ERAA) at Erie International Airport in Erie, PA has an immediate opening for the position of Operations and Airport Facilities Specialist.
Under the direction of the Director of Operations and Maintenance and the Director of Public Safety and Facilities, the Operations and Airport Facilities Specialist performs liaison work with the FAA, ERAA and Airport Tenants. Inspects Airport Facilities for FAR 139 compliance (Airport Safety Self Inspection). Coordinates snow removal activities, airfield openings and closures. Responds to aircraft emergencies. Performs daily airfield condition inspections and issues Notice to Airmen (NOTAMS) reports. Investigates safety and maintenance complaints regarding the airport operating area (AOA) and enforces ERAA Rules and Regulations as well those issued by state, federal or local authorities.
For a full job description and application instructions, please visit www.erieairport.org.
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree with major course work in Aviation Management or a closely related field; OR
Bachelor’s degree with one (1) year experience at a general Aviation or Commercial Service Airport in Airport Operations including experience conducting field inspections; OR
Bachelor’s degree and must successfully complete and pass the AAAE Airport Certified Employee (ACE) Airfield Operations Program; OR
Three (3) years’ experience at a general aviation or commercial service airport in Airport Operations including experience conducting field inspections, ensuring compliance to FAR Part 139 requirements, that includes enforcement of airfield rules and regulations in Airfield Operations. Must have successfully completed and passed the AAAE Airport Certified Employee (ACE) Airfield Operations Program.
Must be able to qualify within 2 months of employment for ARFF certification, Airfield certification, and obtain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with air brakes.