The Pittsburgh – Butler Regional Airport (KBTP) located 30 miles north of Pittsburgh, PA in the fastest growing county in Western PA (Butler County) is accepting applications for the Airport Manager position. The Pittsburgh – Butler Regional Airport is a General Aviation Airport and the Airport Manager is the leader of the airport reporting directly to the Butler Airport Authority Board.
The Authority is seeking an energetic and creative Airport Manager who is expected to foster a positive atmosphere and relationship with airport stakeholders, employees, residents, various local organizations, local government entities, and others who have relationships with the airport. In addition, the Airport Manager will be responsible for economic development around the airport along with developing and implementing a long-term strategic plan for the Airport. The position will supervise, manage, plan, organize, oversee and perform the operations of maintenance, airport development, administrative activities, personnel management, coordinate with federal, state, and local government entities, implement federal, state, and local regulations, and related work as required.
The right candidate will possess the following: Strong communication and negotiation skills, experience with general aviation airport management, FAA AIP grant administration, safety standards, master plans, airport development, leasing, budget development, and management skills. Should have experience in managing partnerships and relationships with FBOs, Flight Schools, Charter Flying Services and Life-Flight services.
The Airport Manager position offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Requires a four-year degree or equivalent experience in related field such as Aviation Management, Business Management/Finance, Communication/Public Relations, or Engineering. Previous Airport Operations experience along with the ability to maintain or obtain certifications as a Certified Airport Executive (CAE) or Accredited Airport Executive (AAE) required. Please refer to job description and qualifications document for further requirements.
Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled and can be submitted to email@example.com.