Airfield Operations Specialists

Top 3 Airfield Operations Jobs

  • Airspace Information Center (AIC) Specialist - Full Time - Techwise - El Paso, TX

    Coordinate with Biggs Airfield Operations on any emergencies, precautionary landings, missing or overdue aircraft under our control; implement radio searches for overdue or lost aircraft * Coordinate ...

  • Veteran Fellowship - Airside Operations Duty Manager - San Diego County Regional Airport Authority - San Diego, CA

    ... airfield with standard on the airfield , taxiways and airside; manages FAR Part 139 programs ... airport operational advisories to tenants, air traffic control, governmental agencies and the ...

  • NUQ - Airport Operations Support - Avports LLC - Mountain View, CA

    Moffett Federal Airfield , Mountain View, CA 94035 TITLE: Airport Operations Support, Part-Time PAY RANGE: $20-$22/Hour SHIFT HOURS: Monday - Friday, 12pm to 5pm REPORTS TO: Deputy Airport Manager ...

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What Airfield operations specialists Do

Ensure the safe takeoff and landing of commercial and military aircraft. Duties include coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel, dispatching, using airfield landing and navigational aids, implementing airfield safety procedures, monitoring and maintaining flight records, and applying knowledge of weather information.

Airfield operations specialist Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 10,400
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $47,880

Job Outlook for Airfield operations specialists

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 1,300
  • Growth rate: 13 percent (Faster than average)

How to Become an Airfield operations specialist

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Long-term on-the-job training

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