The Deputy Director of Aviation at the Kansas City International Airport will provide oversight of the planning, engineering and construction of new facilities. You will create, drive and execute business strategies including initiatives, processes, goals and short and long-term objectives. Lead the airport's project management, land use, engineering and design construction efforts. Organize the execution of the airport capital program and budget; airport master plan; planning and engineering related processes and initiatives for the development and redevelopment of KCI and Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport. Coordinate and direct activities of the engineering staff, contractors and consultants. Manage FAA grants, coordinate requested projects for the safety and security of the airport and close timely. Manage assets and long range planning for airport improvements. If a new terminal is approved, you will have the oversight of teams devoted to deconstruct current terminal and develop new terminal. For full advertisement, please visit www.kcmo.gov/careers.
An accredited Bachelor's degree with major course work in one of the social sciences, engineering, city planning, landscape architecture or architecture; and six (6) years responsible professional experience in city, regional, urban planning work or as a Registered Engineer. Within six months of hire date, registered as a Professional Engineer or Professional Landscape Architect with the Missouri Board for Professional Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors and Professional Landscape Architect. Preference will be given to applicants registered as a Professional Engineer or a Professional Landscape Architect.
About City of Kansas City Missouri/Aviation Department
Our main responsibility is the management of the airport. Our organization consists of approximately 450 employees. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes paid holidays, accrued vacation and sick leave, a pension plan that begins on the first day of employment, supplemental life insurance, dependent life insurance, various health insurance providers, dental insurance, vision insuranc...e, short and long term disability insurance, long term care, and flexible spending accounts for medical, dependent, and transportation.
The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.