Job ID: 37057
Location: Various NY/NJ Facilities
The Airport Operations Supervisor may be assigned to various positions reporting to the Airport Duty Manager, Landside Duty Manager, or International Facility Duty Manager to include Communications Coordinator (CC), Ground Transportation Contracts Supervisor, and Wildlife Hazard Management & Aeronautical Supervisor, Landside Control Desk Supervisor, and Terminal Supervisor.
Duties when assigned as the Wildlife Hazard management and Aeronautical Supervisor include:
Duties when assigned as the Ground Transportation Contracts Supervisor include:
Supervision of all aspects of airport ground transportation operations, including oversight of the Taxi Dispatchers, Ground Transportation Agents, and Customer Service Representatives.
Duties when assigned as the Terminal Supervisor in International include:
Stationed in the Operations Control Center, the Communications Coordinator and Landside Control Desk Coordinator performs important monitoring, decision-making, coordinating, and communications functions and serves as the focal point for customers, airlines and tenant inquiries with respect to all of the following operating, revenue, safety and security systems:
Selected incumbents will also be required to perform airport emergency response, including airside and landside snow removal, and other duties which may be assigned from time-to-time by the General Manager, Operations Manager, Airport Duty Manager, or designee.
Candidates must present the following qualifications to be considered eligible for this position:
Bachelor's degree in Aviation, Airport Operations Management or related field from an accredited institution by date of hire
Three (3) years full-time paid aviation operations work experience will be considered in lieu of the Bachelor's degree mentioned above
Possess a valid driver's license
Selected candidates will be subject to a comprehensive background check and must pass a fingerprint-based Criminal History Record Check as mandated by 49 CFR 1542 to obtain and maintain an airport Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Card with Airfield Movement Area Driving Privileges.
Ideal candidates will present the following profile:
Knowledge of airport terminal, security, landside, and aeronautical operations
Knowledge of and ability to apply the standards of FAR Part 139
Ability to obtain a Police Department Shotgun Permit upon appointment to the position
Knowledge of Airport Traffic Control (ATC) procedures and instructions
Ability to communicate on the radio using proper terminology while operating a vehicle with FAA Air Traffic Control
Compensation & Benefits
This is a represented position subject to collective bargaining agreement. The starting salary is $67,262, rising to $87,126 after eight years. This position is overtime eligible, and comes with a comprehensive and competitive health insurance, pension, and benefit package. The Port Authority also offers numerous opportunities for advancement.
How To Apply
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Only applicants under consideration will be contacted.
About The Port Authority
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.
The Aviation Department is responsible for the safety, security and efficiency of daily operations as well as development of one of the world's busiest airport systems (John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), Teterboro (TEB), and Stewart International Airport (SWF). JFK International, Newark Liberty International, and LaGuardia airports are all large hub commercial airports. Together, these five airports form one of the world's premiere air transportation systems.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey/Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.