CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

2P19
AIRPORT OPERATIONS SUPERINTENDENT

Specialties

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory airport operations work directing, through subordinate supervisors, the safe and efficient operations of either an airport Airfield, Landside, Noise or Terminal operations program for a large hub international airport system. Employees in Airfield operations plan, assign, and review the work of subordinate and/or contract personnel and direct the day-to-day airfield operational activities of the airport, ensuring compliance with all applicable federal, state and local regulations pertaining to airfield operations. Noise operations work includes directing the monitoring of noise through flight tracking systems and portable noise monitors, participating in noise studies and flight track/pattern activities. Landside work activities include monitoring and supervising ground transportation operations, ensuring compliance by commercial ground transportation operators with federal, state and local ground transportation and regulations. Terminal management activities include coordinating construction activities and special events with airlines and conferring with airlines and building tenants to ensure adequacy and efficiency of terminal operations. Ensuring compliance with FAA regulations regarding airport operations and all other activities related to the welfare of passengers, airlines, tenants and the general public are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the direction of the local Airport Operations Manager.

ALLOCATING FACTORS: (The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

ALL POSITIONS

AIRFIELD MANAGEMENT ASSIGNMENT

NOISE MANAGEMENT ASSIGNMENT

LANDSIDE MANAGEMENT ASSIGNMENT

TERMINAL MANAGEMENT ASSIGNMENT


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 01/03.)

THE CLASSES THAT MEET THE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS ARE:

Airport Operations Officer

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES


PAY RANGE: EP23
Class Established: 9/88

Spec. Revision:
CSC: 11/01, Ad Board: 01/02

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 11/02, Ad Board: 01/03

JHS/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 2P19