Acts as airport management’s representative and assists in the enforcement of airport regulations, resolving problems/queries with established operating procedures and security protocols. Conducts airfield inspections; identifying, preventing, and/or removing all hazards to aviation including FOD, wildlife, obstructions, etc. Issues and records all NOTAMS. Investigates and logs all aircraft noise complaints. Oversees daily construction activities to ensure safety of operations areas around construction site. Acts as a liaison between Air Traffic Control, Morristown ARFF and all responding agencies during emergencies. Assists U. S. Customs and Border Protection and Department of Agriculture officials during international arrivals. Conducts daily and periodic safety and quality control inspections of aviation fuel storage facility and monitors fueling operations. Operates the landing fee system, including logging landings, processing payments, generating invoices and statements, and customer service. Responsible for airport security, including badging, gate, and camera systems. Member of the Snow Removal Team. Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree required; airport internship experience or previous aviation experience preferred. Students graduating in Spring 2019 are encouraged to apply.
Job requires rotating shift work, nights, weekends, and holidays. Overtime is required occasionally.
In a normal work-day, the employee may be required to combine standing and walking 70%-100% of a shift; lift up to 35 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds occasionally; bend frequently; squat, kneel, climb stairs and ladders, reach above shoulder level and lift from high/low positions occasionally; bend and push/pull frequently.
Sensory requirements are speech to communicate with others in fluent English. Also required are vision to visually assess runway conditions, the ability to read and write in English, and hearing sufficient to listen to aircraft radios and coworkers.
Must be able to operate a vehicle at all times. The operation of landscaping equipment, large vehicles, fork lifts, and other machinery will be required.
Must be able to multi-task. Typical examples are operating computer programs while simultaneously listening to an aircraft radio and documenting transient landings. Must be able to operate a vehicle while simultaneously scanning the runway, communicating with the air traffic control tower and at times with coworkers and/or management personnel.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive pay: hourly, non-exempt. Excellent benefits package including, medical, dental, life insurance, vacation, personal/sick time, and uniforms.
About Morristown Airport
D.M. AIRPORTS, LTD. is a successful private airport management company that has operated Morristown Airport (MMU) located in Morristown New Jersey since 1982. MMU is a General Aviation facility that serves as a reliever airport to Newark Liberty International Airport, and is home to numerous Fortune 500 Corporations.