Albuquerque Sunport International
CLASS CODE: U00453
BARGAINING UNIT: No Union
REQUISITION #: 2200578
SALARY: $100,006.40 – $135,012.80 Annually
The Deputy Director of Aviation is responsible for aiding the Director of Aviation in oversight and management of all airport activity at the Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) a Part 139, operating certificate medium-hub commercial service airport and Double Eagle II general aviation reliever airport (AEG). The Sunport is owned and operated by the City of Albuquerque and is a joint use facility with Kirtland Air force Base. The Deputy Director of Aviation reports to the Director of Aviation under whose supervision, personally and through subordinate supervisors, directs administrative, operational and maintenance functions to ensure a safe, efficient, legal, and profitable airport operation. The position entails supervising, coordinating, and reviewing aircraft operations; buildings and field maintenance and related matters; community relations; coordinating airline requirements for airport facilities; reviewing airport tenant activities for compliance with terms of leases and agreements; supervising enforcement of applicable federal, state and local regulations pertaining to airport operations, safety and security; and participating in planning for future growth and expansion. This position will represent the Aviation department and City Council and state legislature proceedings. The Deputy Director of Aviation will also assist in determining and recommending personnel staffing requirements; developing and submitting an annual budget; coordinating airport construction, maintenance and other work by staff with tenants, public utilities, and contractors; promoting compatible airport activities in the surrounding communities; and doing related work.
This is an unclassified at-will position
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MINIMUM EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business Administration, Public Administration, Operations Management, Aviation Administration, or Engineering preferred; and
Nine (9) years of managerial experience in any of the following areas preferred: aviation operations, public sector operations management or capital project management.
To include six (6) years of supervisory experience preferred.
Master’s degree in any of the above fields preferred.
Possession of a valid New Mexico Driver’s License or the ability to obtain by date of hire.
Possession of a City Operator’s Permit (COP) within 6 months from date of hire.
May have to apply for a Federal Government Secret Security Clearance.
Must successfully pass FBI criminal history background check including fingerprinting.
Airport Security Coordinator Certificate from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) within nine (9) months from date of hire.
Airport Certified Employee (ACE) or Certified Member (C.M.) Certification or American Association of Airport Executives Accreditation (AAE) preferred.
Must be able to successfully qualify for and maintain a Sunport Access Control Card as determined by the criteria set forth by the policies and guidelines of the Aviation Department and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
Successful completion of a security background check conducted by U.S. Customs & Border Protection, if applicable.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
400 Marquette N.W.
Albuquerque, NM 87103
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