Airfield Operations Specialists

Top 3 Airfield Operations Jobs

  • Airfield Safety Officer - Airfield Safety - Safety & Security (9213) - (128595) - City and County of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA

    Inspects and evaluates airfield facilities, such as; runways, taxiways, safety areas, paved & non ... Prepares detailed informational and operational reports related to safety/security incidents ...

  • Field Engineer - KDG Construction Consulting - Ontario, CA

    Coordinates field activities with operations staff, FAA, Airfield Operations , Airport Police, other stakeholders, other projects and all affected utility companies. * Takes project photos as required ...

  • Senior Scheduler (Airport) URGENT - Leland Saylor Associates - Los Angeles, CA

    ... various airfield elements including taxiway and ADP projects. Daily Duties * Review Contractor ... systems, airfield operations and other aviation related disciplines and projects. * Provides ...

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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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