Airport Director

Management
Full-time
San Joaquin County
10/14/2022
(209) 468-3370

San Joaquin County is seeking an Airport Director with proven leadership and business skills who can build and expand the Stockton Metropolitan Airport to its fullest potential as a key transportation hub in the Central Valley. 

The Airport Director will be responsible for identifying and marketing the airport to attract new services and other business development; planning, operating, and maintaining the safety and appearance of the Airport to meet the highest standards; managing numerous tenant agreements and facilities located on Airport land; and promoting the development of Airport land and facilities for future aviation and commercial related services.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated achievements in both airport operations, as well as business development. Desirable qualifications include graduation from an accredited college/university with major course work in airport management, business administration, or public administration; five years of increasingly responsible airport management experience at a small hub or larger airport, including working with tenants on lease negotiations; and Accredited Airport Executive (AAE) Certificate from the American Association of Airport Executives.  A valid California Driver’s license required.

In addition to base salary, San Joaquin County offers a competitive benefit package including health benefits, vacation, sick leave and potential cashable benefits, including employer contribution to the County’s deferred compensation plan, vacation cash out, and an annual car allowance.

Please visit our website at www.jobaps.com/sjq to view the employment brochure, which includes the complete job description and benefits of the position.