Airport Maintenance Personnel

Application deadline:

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 12:00pm

Company: 

Vermilion Regional Airport Authority

Description: 

The Vermilion Regional Airport Authority is looking for a mechanically inclined, detail oriented, hard working indiviudal to join our staff.  The following duties include but are not limited to:

  • Perform assigned inspection of airport runways, taxiways, and electrical systems for hazardous conditions and complete required paperwork; pick up trash and debris

 

  • Repair and maintain the various airfield lights and landing systems to assure that airport equipment and pavement surfaces are safe for operating aircraft use

 

  • Perform general maintenance and cleaning duties to airport buildings, rotating beacon, air conditioning systems, fences, signs and generator areas; (painting, carpentry, plumbing and electrical wiring skills necessary)

 

  • Oversee airport grounds maintenance including landscape areas and lawns; apply pesticides and herbicides as necessary and in accordance with established health and safety regulations

 

  • Review and update automotive maintenance records and arrange for necessary equipment repairs

 

  • Coordinate purchase of materials and supplies used for the maintenance of the airfield, buildings, grounds, and public areas

 

  • Assist in the coordination of airport construction projects and other airport activities with management and tenants

 

  • Utilize proper safety procedures at all times

 

  • Direct snow and ice control/removal operations

 

  • Understand the effects of rain, snow, ice, wind, temperature and other factors which affect the safe landing of aircraft; the ability to understand and interpret meteorological reports and forecasts

 

  • Repair, maintain, service and operate small, intermediate and heavy motorized equipment, and be able to instruct others in the operation of equipment as required

 

  • Maintain inventory control over all tools, equipment and supplies; maintain security over as well

 

  • Respond to and assist in airport emergencies such as aircraft accidents and fires, as needed

 

  • Be available to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays.

 

Qualifications: 

5+ years of maintenance experience

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 

Other

Shift: 

1st

Years of experience: 

  • 5 - 10 years