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Airport Operations Coordinator I

City of Portland, Maine | Portland, ME

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Aviation & Transportation Department – Portland International Jetport - Under the direction of the Airport Security and Operations Center Manager, the Operations Coordinator I provides centralized security and communications oversight for the airport while working in the 24/7/365 Airport Operations Center. The primary duties of this position include monitoring surveillance cameras, access points, alarms, energy management systems, weather-related equipment, phones, and radios. Airport Operations Coordinators assist with terminal, TSA & FAA inspections, tests and audits as well as assisting airport management on matters involving safety, security, and customer service. Acting as “Trusted Agents”, Airport Operations Coordinators are responsible for viewing, recording, and processing background checks for airport badge holders. Airport Operations Coordinators work holidays, rotating shifts, and are subject to mandatory overtime call-ins. All employment candidates must possess a working knowledge of FAA and TSA rules and regulations. MS Office Suite Computer competency, excellent organizational and communication (written and verbal) skills, as well as the willingness to always go above and beyond providing exceptional customer service to both internal and external customers (airport tenants, the general public, and City, State and Federal agencies) are also required.  Candidates must be able to pass all local and federal background investigations, specifically TSA Regulation 14 CFR, Part 1542 as published in the Federal Registrar, possess a valid Maine State Class C Driver’s License, or the ability to obtain one subject to employment. Additional consideration will be given to candidates who possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Airport Management or comparable airport related experience, experience at a commercial non-hub or larger airport in the fields of Airport Operations, Airport Security, or other applicable experience.  Starting salary range is $732.40/week (40 hours).    

Deadline to apply is Friday, May 10, 2019


City Benefits

Permanent, full-time employees receive a generous benefits package which includes 12 ½ paid holidays; employee health insurance; sick and vacation leave; optional life, dental and income protection insurances; choice of retirement plans; and tuition reduction program with the University of Southern Maine. 


The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its workforce.

Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.

We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.


To apply online or to download the City’s application form, log on to the Job Opportunities page of the City’s website,


Apply at/send cover letter and resume to the

City of Portland, Maine

Human Resources Office

389 Congress St., Room 115

 Portland, ME 04101

Tel. (207) 874-8624, Fax (207) 874-8937

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Posted On: 2019-05-03 09:18:53
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Facilities, Government - Federal, Security
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
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Additional Contact Info

389 Congress Street, Room 115
Portland, Maine 04101
Contact: Kathleen Vosmus
Phone: 207-874-8624