WorkSource Oregon Airport Director in Grants Pass, Oregon
The Airport Director is responsible for administering and directing the day-to-day operations and supervising employees, volunteers, care takers, and contractors performing work in the development/improvement and maintenance of the two County airports. Work is performed under the general direction of the Board of County Commissioners who review work primarily on the basis of results attained and for compliance with County, FAA and DEQ regulations. QUALIFICATIONS Thorough knowledge of federal and state regulations and requirements pertaining to visual and instrument flight, airport traffic control and management of airports; airport maintenance requirements and necessary supplies, materials and equipment. Considerable knowledge of real estate leases and contracts; revenue sources for funding projects; budgeting and record keeping. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Bachelor's degree; and five years of progressively responsible airport administrative experience or experience coordinating related multi-functional operations, preferable supplemented with a pilot's license; or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and ability to perform the above described duties. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Possession of or ability to obtain valid Oregon Driver's license; safe driving record. BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION Those employed in this position may be subject to pre-employment drug testing and a background investigation, including but not limited to criminal background investigation. Conviction of a crime will not necessarily disqualify an individual for this classification.