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Positions Available

Airport Director
Renton Airport

Renton, WA

Salary: $131,580.00 - $160,260.00 Annually

Opening Date: 11/13/23

Closing Date: 12/04/23

The City of Renton Public Works Department is seeking a qualified individual to join our team as the Airport Director for the Renton Airport. The Renton Airport is located at the southern end of Lake Washington in the Seattle area, and one of the few facilities that has both a paved runway as well as a seaplane ramp. In addition to having general aviation uses, the facility also has designated manufacturing space at the airport due to the immediate adjacency of Boeing Company ‘s 737 Manufacturing Plant which utilize the airport as the departure point for every new Boeing 737 aircraft produced. Under general direction of the Public Works Administrator, the selected individual will be responsible to manage, direct, and coordinate the activities, operations, and maintenance at the Renton Airport.

Working for the City of Renton comes with an excellent benefits package, including: Deferred compensation with the City contributing 4% of the employee's salary. Medical, dental, vision and life insurance at affordable rates. Paid leave for vacation, sick, eleven holidays and two "personal" holidays a year. State of Washington Department of Retirement Systems Public Employee Retirement Systems (PERS) plan enrollment.

For full job description, education and experience requirements, please see our full job posting at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/rentonwa/jobs/4257535/airport-director?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Contact person:  Michelle Sato, 425-766-2884

Managing Engineer
King County International Airport - Boeing Field

Salary: $125,528 - $159,099 Annually

Opening Date: 10/31/23

Closing Date: 11/21/23 11:59PM Pacific

King County International Airport/Boeing Field (KCIA) is searching for an innovative and great people leader to serve as Managing Engineer. Reporting to the Airport Director, this position manages the planning and delivery of the Airport Capital Improvement Program and oversees the Engineering and Planning Services of the Airport. The work includes day-to-day administrative functions, personnel development, and technical reviews associated with the Airport CIP project management. Presentations to stakeholders including tenants, community representatives, Airport Roundtable, the public, and elected officials is a requirement of this position. 

More information and application atwww.governmentjobs.com/careers/kingcounty/jobs/4263315/managing-engineer?keywords=managing%20eng&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Sr. Aviation Planning Project Manager
Mead & Hunt
Portland or Seattle

Position type: Full time
Salary range: $105,000 - $143,000

Opening date: 6/15/23
Closing date: N/A

Contact: Lindsay Sunset, (303) 838-3334 ext 16

Position description:

Mead & Hunt, Inc., a prestigious nationwide professional services consulting firm, is seeking a Senior Aviation Planning Project Manager to join their team!

Mead & Hunt provides clients with expert planning, architecture design, engineering, environmental and construction administration services across a wide variety of market sectors. We approach each project as an opportunity for innovation – and we believe that innovation in any field begins with the same step: listening. That’s why we build strong relationships with our clients, insist on cross-disciplinary collaboration and support continuing education. The result? Over a century of engineering and architectural solutions that that have resulted in everything from cost-saving efficiencies to proprietary processes.

As a Senior Aviation Planning Project Manager at Mead & Hunt, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Leading aviation planning projects and working collaboratively to lead project teams
  • Preparing airport planning documents
  • Client and team relationship management and communications
  • Frequent (30-40%) travel and a valid driver’s license is required
Our ideal candidate will have:
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Planning, Environmental Science or Engineering, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Aviation Management, English, or a related field from an accredited four-year college or university
    • 7+ years of experience with degree in the following areas or 11+ years’ experience of the same with no degree:
    • Aviation Planning Project Management experience at non-hub, small, medium, and large hub airports
    • Research, analysis, and creation of aviation planning documents
    • Excellent communication skills and ability to create exceptional client relationships
    • Experience with simulation modeling for aircraft operations, airfield vehicle movements, and/or airline passengers
    • Experience with business development and project interviews
    • Mentorship/Leadership of project teams and junior planning staff
  • Knowledge of FAA guidance and regulations
  • AICP, AIA, AAAE, PE or other relevant certification

Our people truly make Mead & Hunt a great place to work, so if you’re ready to join the team, have strong communication and organizational skills, are self-motivated, and can work well both independently and as part of a team, we’d love to talk to you!

Application submittal: email to lsunset@talentrust.com or submit through the external posting URL: https://loxo.co/job/MTc3NTYteTZ5ZHc3NHg4M3A4b2l0ag==?t=1691442798232

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