Have you ever wondered who runs Reagan National Airport? Or Dulles International Airport? Or the Dulles Toll Road? We do! We’re the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority and we’re looking for talented, enthusiastic people to help us continue our tradition of outstanding service to travelers in the Washington Metropolitan area. In 2016 alone, we served more than 44 million air passengers. We offer an array of benefits programs, including vacation, retirement, and health benefits. Whether you are traveling the world or plotting your career path, your journey begins with us.
•Engineering and Maintenance Department Manager for Dulles International Airport (IAD). •Works under the general supervision of the Vice President and Airport Manager.
The successful candidate serves as principal advisor to the Airport Manager on public works issues. Directs over 300 skilled personnel on all engineering, utility operations, environment regulatory compliance and maintenance activities of the 12,000 acre airport. Approves construction project permits and ensures conformance with plans. Coordinates with the Airports Authority's Engineering Division on all Capital Construction Program (CCP) and Repair and Rehabilitation (R&R) projects affecting airport facilities. Performs related functions.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (MQs)
To be rated qualified for this job, an applicant must meet all of the MQs listed below at the time of vacancy announcement closure.
1.A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education, experience, and training that totals four years.
2.Nine years of progressively responsible experience in facilities management and engineering Licensure as a Professional Engineer. A qualified candidate who is selected, but lacks licensure by the Commonwealth of Virginia, must obtain the Virginia licensure within one year of receiving the Final Offer letter.
3.A valid state driver’s license in good standing.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: The qualifications listed below (if any) are preferred and may be considered in the selection process, but they are not required to be rated qualified for this job.
1.Experience in the management of maintenance operations at a major (Category X) airport. 2.Licensure as a Professional Engineer (PE) in the Commonwealth of Virginia. 3.Experience working with an enterprise asset maintenance system.
A background security investigation will be required for all selected candidates.
Beginning pay based on qualifications; future pay increases are based on performance, with an excellent benefits package. Please visit our website for more information and qualification requirements www.mwaa.com and to apply online.
About Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority (MWAA)
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is a public body politic and corporate, created with the consent of the Congress of the United States by the District of Columbia Regional Airports Authority Act of 1985, as amended, and Ch. 598, Virginia Acts of Assembly of 1985, as amended. The purpose of this entity is to plan, provide and actively manage world class access to the global... aviation system in a way that anticipates and serves the needs of the National Capital area.
The Authority's mission is to develop, promote, and operate safely Reagan National and Dulles International airports, continually striving to improve our efficiency, customer orientation, and the level of air service offered at National and Dulles. We will be the best managed airports in the United States.
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is governed by a 17-member Board of Directors. The Board establishes policy and provides direction to management, and its authority is plenary. Members of the Board are appointed by the Governors of Virginia and Maryland, the Mayor of Washington, D.C., and the President of the United States.