Airfield Operations Specialists

Top 3 Airfield Operations Jobs

  • Air Cargo Operations Manager - Port of Seattle - SeaTac, WA

    As an Air Cargo Operations Manager, you will provide customer service to airlines, tenants ... You will ensure satisfactory condition and functioning of airfield cargo facilities, including ...

  • Airside Operations Duty Manager II - Limited - San Diego County Regional Airport Authority - San Diego, CA

    Manages airfield escort activities in compliance with mandates and regulations; maintains, and ... Maintains records, operational log and correspondence; develops reports and correspondence ...

  • Security Badging Supervisor - Command Security Services - Mountain View, CA

    Moffett Federal Airfield , Mountain View, California Type: Full-Time, Monday through Friday Position ... our security operations , ensuring that access to our facilities is controlled efficiently and ...

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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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