Airport Operations Technician I
Company: City of DeLand
Posted on: June 24, 2022
City of DeLand
120 South Florida Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720
Phone: (386) 626-7000
AIRPORT OPERATIONS TECHNICIAN I
Department: 300/Airport Exempt: No
Reports To: Airport Operations ForemanPay Grade/Wage: 107 -
Position Type: Full-TimeHours: 40 hrs/week
This position is a general handyman working with airport tenants to
provide maintenance and repair maintenance issues. In addition,
this position demands additional training and experience due to the
highly federal regulated operating requirements of an airport. The
Federal Aviation Administration dictates the regulations that the
DeLand Airport operates under and the Department of Homeland
Security mandates the airport security program that is supervised
by the Florida Department of Transportation.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Inspects, maintains, and repairs airport equipment and
Installs, inspects, and maintains airfield runways, taxiways,
aprons, lighting, gates, fencing, airport signage and
Performs sheet metal repair and fabrications, spray painting,
pressure washing, electrical trouble shooting, plumbing
installations, and wildlife extractions.
Performs application of herbicides and various cleaning agents.
Performs preventative maintenance on all airport vehicles and
equipment weekly to keep in top operating condition.
Completes required training and safety seminars to include but not
limited to Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) and the City of DeLands
Airport Safety and Security Program.
Observes and assists with airport security and crowd control and
adherence to airport regulations.
Operates landscaping equipment from hand held devices to zero turn
Other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) from an U.S.
Department of Education accredited institution is required .
Irrigation and tree trim/grounds cleanup experience is desired.
Some experience in manual labor which involves hand tools and
simple power tools used in the trades is preferred.
An equivalent combination of education, experience and training
which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be
considered for minimum requirements.
LICENSES AND SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Possess and maintain a valid State of Florida motor vehicles
operator's license with an acceptable driving record is required
Must train and graduate from the DeLand Airport Safety and Security
program within six (6) months of hire.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate verbally and in
Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationship with
employees, officials, and the general public .
Ability to follow and apply common sense understanding, to carry
out complex instructions furnished in written and oral form.
Ability to read and comprehend safety manuals, work orders,
operation guides, instructions, letters, memos, and maps.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer literacy ability to read, create and respond to email
Ability to work independently and in a diligent manner.
Ability to use various hand and power tools related to the job in
the operation of automotive equipment.
Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations such as
addition, subtraction, division, multiplication, and fractions.
Ability to work occasional on call hours in the evening, at night
or on weekends; may respond to incidents on an on-call basis and
under emergency conditions.
Good physical condition is essential.
WORK ENVIRONMENT/ADA: Employee may work inside an office
environment, or outside in various weather conditions, with radiant
energy, grease or oils, solvents, or chemicals. Employees may have
to work in dusty conditions, poor lighting, noisy conditions, and
darkness or on uneven surfaces. Some job tasks may require employee
to bend, stoop, drive, kneel, operate equipment, crawl, push or
lift or carry 75 pounds or less .
Lifting: Lift up to 75 Pounds
Vision:-20/20 or Corrected to 20/100
Environment: Office Work and Outside Work in Various Conditions
Hearing: Normal Noise Levels for Work Environment
*Class Descriptions are not intended to be restrictive. The use of
(or absence of) a particular illustration of duties shall not be
held to exclude or limit the authority of a Department Head to
assign other duties which are similar and related to work.
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