Airport Manager Position Lowcountry Regional Airport
The Walterboro – Colleton County Airport Commission is seeking applicants for the position of Airport Manager. The Lowcountry Regional Airport (RBW) is a general aviation airport located in Walterboro SC.
The airport manager’s duties include but are not limited to:
- Implementing the policies of the commission; ensuring compliance with FAA regulations and other guidelines; monitoring all operations located at the airport and on airport property; working with the FAA and airport engineers to plan and complete projects
- Ensure that proper maintenance of runways, lights, fuel farm, terminal, and property is performed.
- Approve invoices to be paid; ensure safety measures are followed; promote the economic development of the airport and airport property.
- Assist in planning the budget; maintaining all records (AIP, CIP, airport layout plan, etc.), monitoring FAA and SCAC grants, performing financial duties including preparing monthly financial reports; other duties as directed by the commission.
- Additionally, the airport manager will, with approval of the commission chairman, prepare the agenda for and send out notices of commission meetings, attend and record minutes of the airport commission meetings, maintain records of the commission meetings and maintain other records and documents as may be necessary to the operation of the airport and commission.
- The ideal candidate will be a pilot or will have studied aviation or aviation management or have significant experience working in an aviation environment. A strong business/financial background is helpful. General business or management degrees are a plus.
- The applicant should be proficient in computer skills and able to communicate clearly and effectively orally and written. The manager should be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the commission, airport employees, engineers, tenants, contractors, government agencies, city and county employees, and the public.
- The starting salary range is $55K to $65K.
- The position will remain open until filled.
Please send resumes and letters of interest or inquiry to Bill Young Chairman, Walterboro Colleton County Airport Commission, 102 Lynnwood Rd. Walterboro SC 29488.
THE WALTERBORO – COLLETON COUNTY AIRPORT COMMISSION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.