The principle purpose of the Facility Maintenance Manager is to provide significant leadership to the maintenance organization at the Mobile Regional Airport, Mobile Downtown Airport, and the Brookley Aeroplex to move in a positive direction that will align with the Mobile Airport Authority’s vision and mission. To plan, coordinate and administer a path forward for a safe, efficient and successful maintenance organization. The Facility Maintenance Manager should successfully set goals and objectives that will drive performance development and productivity of maintenance teams and ensure preventative maintenance procedures are being performed and adhered to in order to properly maintain all assets and reduce downtime of systems vital to daily operations.
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Principles, practices, techniques and equipment utilized in maintenance of large airport installations.
Knowledge of the use of metrics to quantify daily activities and preventative maintenance (KPIs).
Practices and techniques involved in implementing a program of building maintenance and repair.
Current management and administrative principles related to maintenance organizations.
The operations and maintenance of major air conditioning, heating, mechanical and electrical systems.
The occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in airport and industrial park maintenance.
Preventive maintenance programs required for large buildings, pavements and grounds and the varied types of maintenance equipment used in such work.
The principles and techniques used in scheduling work, assigning priorities, estimating size and composition of staff and calculating costs of staff time, equipment and materials for a maintenance program.
Effective leadership methods and techniques.
Excellent and proven leadership skills to lead and motivate team members to achieve the highest level of performance is required.
Apply modern management and administrative principles to airport and related building maintenance activities.
Must be able to effectively use computer software including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, representatives of airlines, concessionaires and tenants.
Must be able to express ideas effectively and efficiently, both orally and in writing.
Determine if and when equipment replacement is appropriate.
Work independently in the absence of supervision.
Must be able to meet and maintain Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements authorizing unescorted access entry to Security Identification Display Area (SIDA).
Minimum Training and Experience
A combination of equivalent work experience and education will be considered. High school education (diploma or GED) is Required. College degree (Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree) in related field is Highly Desirable. Minimum of seven (7) years’ experience in a facility maintenance environment (preferably a large facility) with a minimum of five (5) of those years being in management/supervision of maintenance, contracting, and/or construction role is required. Planning and scheduling work for employees, working with computerized systems, as well as the capability to read and interpret plans and specifications.
About Mobile Airport Authority
Mobile Airport Authority is a customer service oriented public corporation which operates under a five member board of directors and Alabama State statutes for the purpose of planning, constructing and operating public airports and an industrial complex. MAA consists of the Mobile Regional Airport, the Mobile Downtown Airport at Brookley and the Brookley Aeroplex. MAA currently employs an average of 90 people between the three locations. We pride ourselves on recognizing our employees as our most valuable resource. MAA has an unyielding focus and commitment to developing our campuses, real estate and economic development processes to an industry-leading standard. Come be a part of the journey, seize the opportunity and grow with us!