City of Pittsfield Assistant Airport Manager in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

The Pittsfield Municipal Airport is seeking a dynamic and qualified individual to fill the position of Assistant Airport Manager. Under the supervision of the Airport Manager, the Assistant Airport Manager shall perform office administration duties that include security badging, budgeting, payroll, purchasing, submission of required documentation, and occasional operational management of all functions of a municipal airport. The incumbent may periodically assist with various Airport projects as deemed necessary or assigned. The Assistant Manager shall act in place of the Airport Manager during their absence, and at such times and under such conditions as the Airport Commission may direct. When acting in place of the Airport Manager, the Assistant Manager shall be responsible to said commission for the proper maintenance and operation of such airport and of all facilities under their supervision. The Assistant Airport manager will be responsible to provide infrastructure for aircraft operations and parking and movement of aircraft, fire fighting and rescue coordination, airport security, and law enforcement coordination, regulatory compliance and enforcement as well as overall airport safety conditions. The Assistant Manager will assist in inspecting airport for compliance with FAA regulations, issues NOTAM's, identifies deficiencies, and implement corrective actions. Monday - Friday, 35 Hours per week Occasional evening and weekend work may be required Applications accepted until position is filled Two years of experience of airport office administration duties that include security badging, budgeting, payroll, purchasing, submission of required FAA and MassDOT Aeronautics documentation and other assigned administrative duties. ? Certified Member or Airport Certified Employee of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) preferred. Airport Certified Employee by AAAE preferred. Upon appointment, valid Class B Commercial Driver's License with Air Brake endorsement and a valid 2B Hoisting Engineer license suitable for applicable equipment use in the Commonwealth. Class A Commercial Driver's License preferred. High school education or equivalent. College degree is preferred. Two years of acceptable experience (preferably airport experience) in, airport snow removal operations, operating heavy equipment such as dump trucks, loaders, backhoes, bulldozers, tree removal equipment, trailers, or other construction and agricultural equipment of a type to be used in the performance of tasks assigned. Ability to meet Pittsfield Municipal Airport and FAA standards for conducting day and night airfield inspections, reporting, NOTAM's, and conduct inspections and reporting on a regular recurring basis. Must obtain a MassDOT Aeronautics Airport Manager's License within 6 months of employment. Ability to operate two-way radio communications equipment in an airport operating environment. Working knowledge of motorized construction and agriculture equipment operation, maintenance, accessory tools, capabilities and limitations. Considerable knowledge of hazardous and safety precautions in operating equipment in this class. Ability and agility to climb ladders and enter confined spaces; walk long distance over uneven terrain; lift fifty (50) pounds from ground level to chest height in standing position; work in an aircraft operating environment; and work outdoors in all seasons. Ability to comply with oral and written instructions frequently of a technical nature.