Director of General Aviation Airports – PVD

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) is seeking a Director of General Aviation Airports. Appointed by and serving under the direction of the Vice President for Operations and Maintenance, the Director of General Aviation Airports is responsible for operations, administration, maintenance, and implementation of planning, and development activities for the General Aviation Airports system. The Director of General Aviation Airports is responsible for directing, through subordinates, the overall operations of RIAC’s 5 airports: Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport (PVD); Block Island State Airport; North Central State Airport; Quonset State Airport; Newport State Airport; and Westerly State Airport.

Position Preferences:

A Bachelor’s degree in airport management, business administration, public administration or a related field is required. A.A.E. accreditation is a plus. This position requires at least 3-5 years supervisory experience in airport operations at a small or medium or large hub, FAR Part 139 certificated airport, especially airports with GA airports as part of their system. The candidate must possess superior leadership skills. Experience with snow removal operations at airports. 3 years increasingly responsible supervisory experience in GA airport administration, operations, or finance, including supervising and directing the activities of airport operations, maintenance and construction employees. Positions must obtain and maintain Airport security clearance.

Compensation & Benefits

The salary range for this position is $100,000 – $120,000 and is accompanied by a generous compensation and benefits package. Relocation assistance is available.

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