Performs various duties at Tweed-New Haven Airport as dictated by operational requirements including but not limited: Perform airfield inspections and maintain records of all aeronautical areas including pavement, markings, lighting, safety areas, wildlife mitigation, construction, emergency equipment, and fueling practices. Responsible for snow removal operation and aircraft rescue and fire fighting on assigned shifts. Maintain and record aircraft activities during the assigned shift. Represent the Airport Manager in routine operational matters. Coordinate construction and maintenance activities on or near the facility to ensure airport safety standards and maintain operational status. Maintain airport security standards of FAR Part 1542 and the Airport Security Plan. Assist the Airport Operations Manager in training and development of the operations staff. Responsible for individual assigned duties and special projects. Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of Airport Terminal Building Complex. Assist in professionally answering the noise complaint phone, involving citizen complaints and compiling data.
Bachelor's degree in aviation preferred. Experience preferred. Applicants must be able to qualify within one month of employment for ARFF certification. Licenses and Certifications Required: A valid Connecticut Class "D" Driver's License must be obtained upon hiring. Must be able to pass a criminal background check and obtain and maintain federally mandated security clearances required to work at an airport.