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Airport Management and Operations Internship - Mohave County Airport Authority, Inc.

Organization: Mohave County Airport Authority, Inc.

Date Posted: 01/10/2020

Date Needed: 05/18/2020

City: Phoenix

Location: Bullhead City

Location: Arizona

Primary Category: Internship

Type of Position: Internship

Salary: $13.00/hour plus living stipend

Description & Details

The Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport in Bullhead City, AZ is seeking a highly motivated individual desiring hands-on experience in the pursuit of a career in airport management. As the intern, you will be exposed to all different aspects of airport management at a commercial service airport. You will gain experience in fields such as: Airport Administration, Airport Operations, Airport Finance, Airport Improvement, Airport Security, and Aircraft Rescue Firefighting. This internship is for the summer of 2020 and pays $13.00/hr. Length of internship will be at least 12 weeks and will also include a living stipend. Ability to work a wide variety of shifts including nights, weekends and holidays is required. Qualified applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in airport management/administration or related aviation field or, at a minimum, be currently enrolled in a four-year degree program and have achieved at least a junior status in pursuit of an aviation degree. More information can be found at

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Executive Director of Aviation - GRK - The City of Killeen Department of Aviation

Organization: The City of Killeen Department of Aviation

Date Needed: 02/29/2020

Post Until: 01/19/2020

City: Killeen

State: Texas

Experience Requirement: 5-10 years

Education Requirement: Bachelor's

Salary: $99,000.16 to $139,447.00

Description & Details

The City of Killeen Department of Aviation is seeking an Executive Director of Aviation. The Director will be responsible for managing the two airports operated by the City of Killeen: the Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport (GRK) and Skylark Field (ILE). The Director will also have the responsibility to supervise airport personnel engaged in maintenance and operations of the airport; to fuel and service aircraft based or transiting the airport; to direct the planning of airport facilities and operations; to monitor federal and state airport regulations and insure compliance; and to market the airport to corporate and commercial aviation prospects. This position also exercises supervision of the employees in the Aviation Department.

Position Preferences:

• Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in aviation management, public administration, business management or related field; Master's degree preferred; and,

• Five (5) years of experience in airport management or a related aviation activity;

• Public sector experience, preferred.

• An FAA issued pilot's license or equivalent military aviation experience is desirable.

• A.A.E. accreditation by the American Association of Airport Executives is strongly preferred.

Salary & Compensation:

The salary range for this position is $99,000.16 to $139,447.00. The City participates in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) at a 7% employee deposit rate with a municipal matching ratio of 2:1. A comprehensive benefits package is included. For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at

Posting closes January 19, 2020.

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Deputy Director, Airports Special Projects - Sacramento County, Department of Airports

Organization: Sacramento County, Department of Airports

Date Needed: 03/02/2020

Post Until: 01/23/2020

City: Sacramento

State: California

Experience Requirement: 3-5 years

Education Requirement: Bachelor's

Salary: $147,433.69 - $162,550.80 Annually

Description & Details

The Sacramento County Department of Airports is recruiting for a newly created Deputy Director position to lead the commercial development functions in the organization. The Deputy Director of Airports, Special Projects will report directly to the Director of Airports. The ideal candidate will be adept at strategic planning for airport property development and management, maximizing revenue-generating potential through aggressive marketing of non-aeronautical properties, enhancing air service, building airline and tenant relations, progressing state-of-art concessions, realizing net financial gains from air cargo, and being an enterprise-wide leader in advancing positive culture change.

The County of Sacramento offers an excellent compensation and benefits program. The salary range for this position is $147,433.69 - $162,550.80 annually with a 3.35% management differential added on top of posted salary

Please submit no later than 1/2/20, 1/23/20 (final cut) by 5:00PM PST

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Student Intern - San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Organization: San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Post Until: 02/12/2020

City: San Francisco

State: California

Salary: $29.50/hourly

Description & Details

2020 Summer Student Design Trainee Program (STEM)

Engineering · Architecture · Biology · Planning · Computer Science/Information Services

Deadline to submit application is February 12, 2020

Salary Level: $29.50/hourly

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) offers paid internships for all college students. We are hiring for SFO’s 2020 Summer Student Design Trainee Program for STEM students. To learn about the San Francisco International Airport (SFO), visit

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and the City & County of San Francisco offers a citywide STEM internship program for students interested in gaining experience and industry exposure in a local government environment. As an SFO intern, you will gain on-the-job experience under the guidance of experienced professional engineers, architects, planners, biologists, environmental planners, surveyors and ITT staff. Interns will work on special projects and participate in various activities to support SFO's Capital Improvement Plan.

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Deputy Director Airports - County of Ventura

Organization: County of Ventura

Post Until: 1/20/2020

City: Ventura

State: California

Experience Requirement: At least three (3) years of increasingly responsible managerial experience in public airport administration including direct supervision of staff.

Education Requirement: Bachelor's Degree

Salary: $97,591— $136,627 Annually DOE/DOQ.

Description & Details

• Assists in the selection of staff, assigns, supervises and inspects the work of airport staff involved in the operation and maintenance and security of airport facilities;

• Administers airport leases, licenses and agreements; prepares recommendations for Director’s review; develops and process-es contracts, and monitors compliance with airport lease terms;

• Monitors the Fiscal Division activities, prepares operating and capital budgets; reviews plans, programs, and budget estimates submitted by managers and supervisors;

• Evaluates requests for property improvements; reviews possible restrictions on future use and integration with Airport Master Plan; and prepares recommendations for Director’s review;

• Schedules, coordinates and evaluates proposed remodeling and repairs on tenant property; inspects buildings; determines maintenance priorities; and projects long term needs;

• Coordinates airport operations and maintenance with other County departments and outside public and private agencies;

• Recommends rental rates and user fees for airport properties, facilities, and other activities;

• Inspects and monitors airport facilities and grounds to prevent hazardous conditions and insure compliance with Federal Aviation Administration and Transportation Security Administration rules and regulations;

• Prepares and solicits Requests for Proposals and processes bid specifications on properties and vendors; evaluates proposals; and prepares recommendations for Director and Board review.

• Other related duties as required.

Salary & Benefits

$97,591— $136,627 Annually DOE/DOQ.

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Airport Operations & Security Manager - Kern County Department of Airports (SFO)

Organization: Kern County Department of Airports

Post Until: 01/31/2020

City: Bakersfield

State: California

Experience Requirement: 3-5 years

Education Requirement: High School/GED

Salary: $4,869 - $5,944 Monthly

Description & Details

Reach the next stage of your airport career by joining the management team of the Kern County Department of Airports in the role of Operations and Security Manager. Your law enforcement background and airport experience will create synergies for effective action as your team will sustain Part 139 certification, 1542 Airport Security Program compliance, wildlife management, and related public service at this growing commercial service airport. For position requirements and recruitment details, please refer to the hiring announcement at the contact below.

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