Senior Airport Operations Officer

Website City of Dallas - Dept. of Aviation - Dallas Airport System

Dallas Love Field, Dallas Executive Airport, & Dallas Vertiport

Senior Airport Operations Officer – starting salary   $41,490 – $60,086


Dallas Airport System*Landside/Airside/Security: Position will be performing perimeter, terminal, and grounds inspections and assessments to enforce compliance with FAA, TSA regulations, other federal regulations and complementary airport system rules, policies and procedures. Position will also conduct training classes as necessary on these subject areas, conduct inspections and assessments of airport facilities to ensure all building facilities are clean and in good operating condition, conducting review of airport video systems and interacting with the general public; performing adjustment and maintenance of the security screening queuing system to ensure the effective and efficient movement of passengers through the airport, and will also be responsible for responding and assisting in any emergency situation or evacuation.



 High school diploma or GED.



 Four (4) years of experience in aviation, airport operations, airport inspections, airport facility inspections or airport/airline security.



 Valid driver’s license with good driving record.



 Must pass TSA background check.

 Availability to work varying shifts (days, evenings, nights) including weekends, holidays.

 May be subject to twenty-four/seven (24/7) emergency call outs.



*An associate’s degree in aviation management plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements

*A bachelor’s degree or higher in aviation management will meet education and experience requirements

*A current pilot license plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements



 Knowledge of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 139, 1540 and 1542 a plus.

 Knowledge of TSA security regulations is a plus.

 Knowledge of International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9000 Quality Management System

 Ability to operate and communicate with portable radio systems is a plus.

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