Airport Director – LWS

Website The Lewiston-Nez Perce County Airport Authority

The Lewiston-Nez Perce County Airport Authority is seeking an Airport Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of the Airport and develop and oversee the Airport’s business development, marketing, communications, finances, strategic planning, budget, capital projects, and air service development. The Director must have operations experience and expertise to make sound decisions guaranteeing the safe and efficient daily operation of the Airport. The Director must be able to effectively capitalize on the Airport’s opportunities to expand while ensuring accountability to the public.

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, with major coursework in aviation management, business administration, or a related field. An advanced degree in a related field is preferred. Minimum 10 years of progressive and professional experience in aviation management or airport/airfield operations and management, including at least five years of administrative/supervisory responsibility. Designation of CM or AAE from the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) is desirable.

Salary & Compensation

The salary for the Airport Director position is $125,000 with a very attractive benefits package. For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at

Filing Deadline: December 8, 2019

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