This is a *New Position* to join the team at Aspen Pitkin County Airport as we embark on $500 Million terminal and runway modernization project in 2021. Reporting to the Director of Operations, Safety and ARFF, the Airport Operations Manager will be responsible for supervising, coaching, leading and inspiring 4 Operational Supervisors, 1 Training Supervisor and our team of Operations Coordinators.
We are looking for an experienced Airport Operations professional, ready to take their career to the next level - in addition to A LOT of snow to remove, we will keep you busy with regular reviews and updates of our ACM, AEP, SWMP, SPCC, WHMP in addition to our daily operational needs.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Airport Management, Aviation Management, Public Administration, Business Administration, or a related field of study required; AND 5 years’ experience at a public commercial service airport; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience; 3 years management level with Airport Operations.
Required Licenses or Certifications:
AAAE Basic and Advanced ASOS.
AAAE ACE Operations.
AAAE Airport Security Coordinator (ASC)
AAAE Certified Member (desirable)
Pilots License (desirable)
Must possess a valid Colorado Driver’s License and acceptable Motor Vehicle Record.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Pitkin County Offers Great Benefits - Check out our benefits guide during the application process - insurance, retirement, fitness/wellness benefits, tuition reimbursement, relocation, housing stipend.
Internal Number: 51100-2
About Aspen Pitkin County Airport
Aspen Pitkin County Airport serves 270,000 passengers per year. Our "Snow Crew" have won the prestigious Balchen/Post Award for multiple years. This award is presented to airport snow and ice control teams who have demonstrated determination for excellence in their efforts to keep their airports open and safe. We are also about to embark on a very large Airport expansion project to increase services to our passengers. We are a Commercial and General Aviation airport & provide a wide range of experience and training opportunities to build your career in the industry!