The Senior Manager of Engineering Services will, under the direction of the department director, manage the initiation, coordination, and development of airport planning documents, design, construction and inspection services for Capital Projects, implementation and administration of the Capital Improvement Program, Environmental Compliance, and Private Development and Tenant improvements at all CAA owned facilities. This position is responsible for the management of staff, consultants, contractors and engineers, working closely with other CAA departments, airport tenants and other governmental jurisdictions serving as a key liaison to the Federal Aviation Administration and is responsible for the integration of the CAA mission, vision, values and strategic goals into all areas of responsibility.
The requirements listed are representative, but not necessarily all-inclusive of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:
Knowledge of the FAA funding programs, including AIP and PFC.
Ability to work with consultants, the FAA, permitting agencies, and other planning, engineering, architectural and environmental professionals.
Knowledge of FAA rules, regulations, guidelines, advisory circulars as they relate to Airport Planning, Airport Engineering, Airport Improvement Program and Passenger Facility Charge Programs.
Experience working in a collaborative team environment.
Ability to make independent decisions and expedite projects to completion.
Experience working with the public.
Ability to establish/maintain effective working relationships.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office products and industry standard software such as AutoCAD, Microstation and Microsoft Project.
Excellent written and oral communication skills including experience with effective presentations to large groups.
An individual serving in this position must be able to successfully undergo a thorough background and security screening, including fingerprinting and drug screening, and maintain required security clearance during the duration of employment. Must complete and pass the Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) and Aircraft Operation Area (AOA) training courses. A valid Connecticut State Driver’s License, (or another state’s driver license), or the ability to obtain and maintain one is required. May be required to maintain other appropriate licenses, permits and/or certifications.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering or Construction Management preferred.
7+ years of professional experience in the planning and execution of engineering and/or construction projects.
2 years of the experience must have been in a supervisory capacity responsible for overseeing engineering and/or construction planning and project management activities.
Experience with airport/aviation-related engineering and/or construction initiatives and projects.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: CAA07122021
About Connecticut Airport Authority
The CAA owns and operates Bradley International Airport as well as 5 General Aviation Airports throughout the state of Connecticut and employs approximately 150 people. The CAA generates over $70 million in annual operating revenues and directs an annual operating expense budget in excess of $65 million. CAA Administrative offices are located at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, CT.