This position is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating activities concerned with construction, maintenance, and operation of municipal airport facilities. Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university in a related field required. One to two years experience in airport operations, airport management, or airport planning preferred. A combination of education, experience and training may be considered in lieu of degree requirement. Experience in interpreting and implementing government regulations including FAA and TSA regulations preferred. Must have ability to effectively represent the City to all organizations and demonstrate excellent customer service skills. Prior experience working with driving heavy equipment desired, but not required. Must be willing to work in inclement weather conditions; and have ability to work odd hours/shifts, holidays, weekends, and at all times during emergencies. 2017 Salary Range $53,075-$71652 DOE. Visit www.cityofbrookings.org for completion of on-line application. AA/EOE
Visit www.cityofbrookings.org for completion of on-line application.
The Brookings Regional Airport strives to provide a safe, first class airport for regional residents and the flying community. The airport works diligently with the South Dakota State University Aviation Program and other local entities to provide flying instruction and other community activities related to aviation, including the Air Race Classic. The Airport Board has the power and authority to ...manage, supervise, regulate and care for the Brookings Regional Airport. Any rules or regulations are subject to the approval of the city manager.
Brookings, a community of 23,773, is located in eastern South Dakota along Interstate 29, just one hour north of the state’s largest city – Sioux Falls. Brookings is a safe, family-friendly, vibrant, thriving community with many amenities you would find in a much larger city, but with a small-town feel. Residents enjoy the tree-lined streets, leisurely pace of living, a short commute time and a variety of career opportunities in a growing job market. Division I South Dakota State University creates a youthful and energetic atmosphere and provides residents with a multitude of athletic, cultural, educational and recreational activities. The top-ranked Brookings School District offers small classroom sizes and highly qualified, experienced teachers. The city boasts an abundance of attractions and activities such as the Children’s Museum of S.D., Dakota Nature Park, S.D. Art Museum, McCrory Gardens, S.D. Ag Heritage Museum, Outdoor Adventure Center of S.D., Downtown @ Sundown, and the Brookings Summer Arts Festival. Brookings is consistently ranked as a top place to live. Recent accolades include: #1 Best Place to Live in S.D., #25 Best City for Entrepreneurs, #2 Best School District in S.D., Top 10 Best Small Towns in America, Safest College Town in America, and the Top 25 Safest Cities in America. Learn more about Brookings by visiting www.LiveInBrookings.com. Bring Your Dreams!