Assistant Airport Director – PSP

Website City of Palm Springs - Palm Springs Int'l Airport

PSP is owned and operated by the City of Palm Springs, California. 58 full-time staff facilitate operations for 13 airlines providing non-stop service to over 30 destinations. PSP hosts 2.5 million passengers annually.

The Assistant Director of the Palm Springs International Airport, under the direction of the Airport Director and City Manager, will plan, direct, manage, and oversee the activities and operations of the Airport both landside and airside including: revenue and growth planning, strategic development, financial analysis, environmental programs, emergency preparedness, marketing and development, social media and print efforts; select, train, motivate and evaluate staff; oversee and participate in the development and administration of the department’s annual budget; serve as liaison with internal and external resources including: Airport Commission, Airport tenants and vendors, consultants, Federal, State and Local government agencies; and provide highly responsible and complex administrative support.



Seven (7) years of increasingly responsible commercial airport
experience required.
At least three (3) years of these should be in airport operations or
planning/engineering environment, preferred.
At least one (1) year of the above should be leading a department
required; leading a department of 40 or more staff members is

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