Nature of Work
The fundamental reason this classification exists is to perform skilled work repairing and maintaining paved and unpaved airfield surfaces, hangers, and various mechanical devices. Work also involves semi-skilled and manual labor required to perform a variety of duties necessary to maintain airport properties using a variety of light and heavy construction equipment, power and hand tools. The work responsibilities are: repairs and maintains a variety of light and heavy construction and related equipment; operates trucks and related automotive equipment; repairs and maintains a variety of mechanical devices; performs various maintenance tasks; assigns and directs the work of Airfield Maintenance Technicians in the absence of the Supervisor. Employees in this class report to the Airfield Maintenance Supervisor.
High school diploma or GED equivalent and three (3) years of experience in the operation, maintenance and repair of light and heavy automotive and construction equipment, preferably in airfield maintenance; supplemented by or including one (1) year of lead worker experience.
Must be able to work in various weather conditions such as rain, extreme heat and/or cold. Must be able to be “on-call” on the week of your shift. Must be able to work nights and weekends. Must submit to a 5-year employment and criminal background check to include fingerprinting in order to satisfy Federal Aviation Administration requirements. Must have and maintain a valid Alabama Driver's License and an insurable driving record.
Kind of Examination
Applications are being accepted to fill one (1) vacancy and any vacancies that may occur during the life of the register. The current vacancy is with the Montgomery Regional Airport
. Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application and supplemental questionnaire. For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the application and supplemental questionnaire form completely providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were. If more than five qualified applications are received, the application will be used to rank applicants. Tied scores will not be broken. If there are five or less qualified applicants, they will be considered equally qualified and placed on the register in alphabetical order.
Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.
This position is open only to Montgomery Regional Airport employees who have completed their probationary period and meet the minimum qualifications.