$40.71-$52.92 Hourly / $3,257.13-$4,233.68 BiWeekly /
In the Connecticut Airport Authority this class is accountable for supervising the office and operational activities at Groton-New London Airport, Brainard Airport, Oxford Airport or Windham and Danielson Airports.
Receives general direction from the Deputy Commissioner, Bureau of Aviation and Ports or other employee of higher grade.
Supervises staff and operations of airport; schedules, assigns, oversees and reviews work of staff; determines priorities and plans work; develops or assists in development of related policy; conducts performance evaluations; prepares or assists in preparation of airport budget; maintains contacts with individuals both within and outside of airport who might impact on program activities; inspects ground and air operations areas to note conditions and issues instructions for any repairs or maintenance; works with contractors and state maintenance forces to ensure safety and minimum operations interference; maintains and keeps current airport emergency plans and procedures; performs related duties as required.
Considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations pertaining to aircraft operations and airport administration; considerable knowledge of fixed base operations and airline operations; knowledge of airport equipment including maintenance equipment, fire suppression equipment, radar and lighting; knowledge of snow removal and ice control operations; some knowledge of meteorology; considerable interpersonal skills; oral and written communication skills; supervisory ability; ability to utilize computer software.
Seven (7) years of experience in the aeronautical operations activities of an airport or a scheduled airline.
Three (3) years of the General Experience must have involved responsibility for the implementation of airport policies and procedures relating directly to Airside Operations and Airport Certification.
Incumbents in this class may be exposed to moderately disagreeable conditions on occasion such as weather conditions and loud noises.
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Airport Operations Coordinator in Salary Group AR 29 approved effective February 12, 2012. (Revised to change agency from Department of Transportation to Connecticut Airport Authority)