DFW International Airport

Airport Facilities Maintenance Manager

DFW International Airport - Posted 3 months ago
$50k-77k/year  + Equity


Dallas, TX

Airport Operations manager
Career Level
Company size
2k employees

Airport:  Dallas/Fort Worth International

Airport Operations manager Job description

Under the general direction of the Assistant Vice President – Facilities & Systems, plans, organizes, directs, supervises, and coordinates the activities and personnel, including contractor and Board staff, in the Energy Transportation & Asset Management Department. Responsible for the development and planning of all building repair, maintenance, and building automation activities in the business unit. Responsible for contract management of various contracts around the airport. Makes engineering recommendations for airport assets. 

What you will be doing:

  • Oversees maintenance management performed by multiple contractors for the operation and maintenance of buildings, structures, systems, and equipment.
  • Plans directs, organizes, assigns, supervises, and coordinates personnel, both Board staff and contractor, engaged in light construction, alteration, maintenance, and repair of all buildings, structures, systems, and equipment assigned to the business unit.
  • Reviews and interprets specifications, blueprints, and job orders; maintains communication with contractors to ensure the expected level of performance established in the contract specifications is adhered to.
  • Supervises Quality Control activities; establishes priorities; inspects the work of outside contractors and recommends acceptance or rejection to ensure quality standards are consistently achieved.
  • Performs regular on-site inspection of facilities; maintains time and production records, including reports of completed work and special reports.

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial, civil, electrical or mechanical engineering, business, finance or related field.
  • Five (5) years of experience in facilities, business, or customer service management services including two (2) years in a supervisory capacity.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver’s license.

What we desire:

  • Knowledge of the principles of technical leadership and management.
  • Knowledge of procedures employed in the preparation, bidding, and awarding of service and maintenance contracts.
  • Skill in planning, organizing, and directing the work of employees engaged in day-to-day operations in a facilities maintenance program.

About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence, and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connecting our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose

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