The City of Frederick, Frederick Municipal Airport
June 6, 2018
$52,200.00 - $57,420.00 Annual
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
The Assistant Airport Manager is responsible for providing skilled administrative management assistance in the day-to-day operational and maintenance activities of the Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK) designated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) as a General Aviation Reliever Airport for BWI, Regan National and Dulles Airport. Under the policies set forth by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of The City of Frederick, the Assistant Airport Manager will assist the Airport Manager in planning, organizing, and executing Airport administration, financial, operational, maintenance, and public relations tasks along with a variety of other duties as assigned. The Assistant Airport Manager should have knowledge of airport funding requirements, general aviation operations, airport design criteria, maintenance management and recordkeeping, pavement maintenance, airport signage and lighting systems, applicable FAA regulations and Code of Maryland Regulations, airport licensing requirements, security best practices, emergency and disaster preparedness, construction management, snow removal, and grounds maintenance.
EXAMPLE OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist in the daily management and control of airport facilities to ensure the safe, efficient, secure and continuous operational use of airport runways, taxiways, facilities and other related
Direct, oversee and participate in the development of airport operations and maintenance work plans and supervision of assigned personnel.
Oversee development of policies, procedures and schedules to ensure that airport operations and maintenance activities are conducted in accordance with accepted industry practice and standards.
Conduct and oversee inspection of airport facilities for maintenance, safety and cleanliness.
Direct preventative maintenance program and initiate work requests for airport repairs through the appropriate City department and/or approved contractor.
Plan and coordinate special aviation events/activities at the airport such as AOPA Wings ‘N Wheels.
Communicate airport business through the use of the English language by written, electronic, and verbal The Assistant Airport Manager, as directed by the Airport Manager, maintains and updates the business records for the airport, including general correspondence, special reports, budgets, Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS), project reports, grant administration and invoices for services rendered.
Develop work schedules and direct personnel assignments, monitor work flow and evaluate work products, methods and procedures.
Monitor airport tenants and use of the airport to ensure compliance with the Airport's Minimum Operating Standards and Rules and Regulations along with applicable Federal, State and local
Coordinate airport matters regularly with The City of Frederick, FAA, and MAA officials, airport consultants, and outside agencies as necessary.
Provide staff support for the Frederick Airport Commission including scheduling the meetings, disseminating agenda, and recording minutes.
Promote the airport’s interests through tours and active community outreach.
Direct the airport’s promotional efforts through advertising opportunities, conference exhibits, and development of effective marketing materials.
Communicate with citizens and tenants as necessary to maintain good relations with the public to ensure that citizens have an opportunity to receive airport
Manage the airport’s official Facebook page and abide by City policies and procedures related to social media.
Direct and participate in snow removal operations in accordance with FAA standards to ensure a safe and secure terminal environment during inclement weather.
Operate a motor vehicle on a regular basis observing legal and defensive driving practices.
Perform other duties as assigned
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
? Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Aviation Management, Public Administration or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered in lieu of the educational requirement. ? Minimum of five years of experience in airport management (civil or military), facility maintenance management, or equivalent experience.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATES AND/OR LICENSES: ? Certified Member (C.M.) designation with the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) or ability to obtain certification within 18 months of hire date. ? Valid Maryland Driver's License ? Maryland Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Air Brakes endorsement or the ability to obtain within one (1) year of the start date of this position. ? Ability to obtain Airfield Driver certification within one (1) year of employment. ? United States Citizen.
PREFERRED NOT REQUIRED: ? Private Pilot Certificate ? Commercial Driver’s License
Internal Number: POS-37-18
About The City of Frederick, Frederick Municipal Airport
Frederick Municipal Airport (FDK) is a full-service airport conveniently located outside the DC Special Flight Rules Area. Less than an hour's drive from both Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, it is the preferred executive airport in the National Capital Region.
Key Amenities Include:
*Signature Flight Support Fixed Base Operator
*Control Tower & Class "D" Airspace
*No SFRA Flight Plan required
*Instrument Approach Capability (ILS, GPS, VOR)
*5,220' Runway (5,820' by 2020)
*Build-to-Suit Development Opportunities