Airfield Support Services Manager
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Job description / Role
Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World <br><br>Airfield Support Services Manager<br><br>The Airfield Manager is responsible for the overall management of airfield facilities and services providing a safe, efficient, and effective airfield environment for aircraft operations. Provides direct supervision and management of all personnel working on the airfield.<br>- Performs airfield inspections and checks for safety and compliance with planning and design criteria. <br>- Plans, organizes, and directs airfield activities to include but not limited to airfield construction/repairs, airfield driving program, ice/snow removal operations, and Bird/Wildlife control. <br>- Procures, maintains, and produces information on safe operation of aircraft through the national and international airspace system such as Flight Information Publications, aeronautical charts and maps, NOTAM, local airfield and navigational aid status and weather information. <br>- Responsible for airport management and coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel. <br>- Responsible for generating dispatching; implementing airfield safety procedures; generating facility duty schedules to support airfield operating hours. <br>- Regularly monitor and inspect operational condition of runways, taxiways, navigational and meteorological aids <br>- Coordinate with Operations and Maintenance Manager to ensure all facilities of airfield remain in operational conditions. <br>- Determine operational restrictions or hazards to flight and communication facility and advise airfield management; ensure implementation of Bird/Wildlife Aircraft Strike Hazard (BASH) program <br>- Identify flight safety issues including violations of airfield clearing criteria and hazards to arriving, departing, and parked aircraft; assess damage to airfield property; and monitor necessary actions to repair and reopen airfield facilities. <br>- Coordinate with military, federal, international, and local agencies concerning flight planning, training route utilization, flight movement messages, search/ rescue operations, and base contingency/operational plans. <br>- Advise military and civilian agencies on closure of runways, taxiways, aircraft parking aprons/spots, airfield repairs/construction, and availability of airfield lighting/navigational aid systems. <br>- Coordinate with base agencies to ensure proper support to all base, transient VIP aircraft, passengers, and crews. <br>- Perform other duties as assigned. <br><br>Minimum Requirements:<br>- High school diploma or equivalent <br>- Graduate of an approved DoD/Advanced Airfield Managers course or equivalent. <br>- Four (4) years of Airfield Management experience with a minimum of six (6) years of total airfield operations experience in airfield operations of similar scope and level of responsibility. <br>- Documented experience with ICAO procedures. <br>- Experience implementing airfield safety procedures; generating and facilitating airfield flight line drivers' programs, managing local flight information publications, and validating and publishing NOTAMs. <br>- Experience conducting airfield inspections. <br><br>Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.<br><br>EEO is the Law Poster <br><br> EEO is the Law Poster Supplement <br>
About the Company
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