The Broward County Aviation Department which operates the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and North Perry Airport is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Program/Project Coordinator Senior, with a working title as Assistant General Aviation Manager. This leadership position is responsible for overseeing and coordinating resources and implementing work procedures to ensure a safe, efficient, and secure environment for aircraft, pilots, airport personnel, vehicles and equipment within established airport policies and procedures, and Federal, State and Local regulations. This position will be responsible for the coordination and scheduling of identified airport improvement projects, planning and oversight of work orders for the preventive maintenance required to maintain the approximate 511 acres of the North Perry Airport.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements Requires a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in Business, Public administration, Aviation Management or closely related field. (One year of relevant experience may be substituted for each year of required education.)
Requires four (4) years of experience in a staff or administrative capacity managing special projects, programs or business operations at a General Aviation Airport or closely related experience.
Special Certifications and Licenses Required
Possess and maintain a Florida E Class Driver's License with authority to drive a county vehicle for duration of appointment.
Secure and maintain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge along with a custom seal.
Before the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Airport generated $37.5 billion in economic activity annually and nearly 18,000 direct, local jobs. Despite the impact of COVID-19 on the aviation industry in 2020, FLL ranked 6th in total passenger traffic recovery and 4th in international traffic recovery amongst U.S. airports. Currently, FLL is one of the fastest-recovering U.S. airports, with passenger traffic approaching 2019 levels. In 2020, the Airport served 16.5 million passengers. FLL is located in Greater Fort Lauderdale in the heart of Florida's Gold Coast. The Aviation Department, FLL's operator, is a self-supporting agency of the Broward County Board of County Commissioners that does not rely on local tax dollars for operations and capital improvements. The department also operates North Perry Airport, a general aviation facility for private and charter aircraft operators. Call 954-359-6100 for more information. For updates on airport programs and services, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, or visit fll.net.