The salary range for this position is $210,000+ depending on candidate’s experience. Additional annual compensation as an incentive bonus based on organizational performance is available and determined yearly. The 2020 bonus for this position equated to 11% of annual salary. There is an extraordinary benefits package.
The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority is seeking a Vice President, Maintenance. This position is responsible for more than 200 employees and a $41M annual budget. This position is accountable for the safe, efficient and reliable operation of all airport related facilities and systems including automated airport systems and equipment, mechanical, electrical, electronics, plumbing, aircraft boarding bridges, security/access control, fire detection and protection, baggage handling systems, people mover and conveyance systems, HVAC systems, building, grounds, airfield, and fleet maintenance including all aviation authority owned vehicles and heavy equipment. Candidate will need Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Engineering, aviation-related field, business or public administration, or other area of concentration. Minimum of six years of progressive experience managing a maintenance operation of similar complexity and budget responsibility.
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Engineering, aviation-related field, business or public administration, or other area of concentration which is relevant to the role as described above.
Experience should include maintenance and/ or systems oversight in comparable industry and organizational size. Translatable experience may come from manufacturing, warehouse, airport, public works, or other similar industry. Considerable senior management experience is required.
Minimum of six years of progressive experience managing a maintenance operation of similar complexity and budget responsibility.
Significant high-level management experience at an airport, or in comparable industry, of comparable size may be substituted for some of the educational requirements.
Experience with a large maintenance operation that includes utilization of in-house and outsourced resources is required.
Familiarity with all aspects of airport operations is highly desired. Experience with a unionized workforce is a plus.
Tampa International Airport (TPA) is owned by the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, an independent special district of the State of Florida. The Authority is governed by a five-member Board of Directors.
Southwest Airlines carries the largest share of TPA
passengers operating a peak-season schedule of over 90
daily departures. The airport presently serves more than
90 non-stop destinations, including international service to
the Bahamas, Canada, Germany, Mexico, Netherlands,
Panama, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and
destinations throughout the Caribbean. Tampa is also one
of only a handful of airports offering non-stop service to
Havana, Cuba, as well as charter operations to Holguín
and Santa Clara. The Airport hosts more than 22 million
passengers per year and is among the top 30 largest
Airports in the U.S. for enplanements.